Bonus decision dogs minimum wage talks
- Public sector bonuses induce Swinney fever. // Public Finance;6/12/2009, p14
The article reports on the 2009/2010 public sector pay policy for senior appointments issued by Scottish Finance Secretary John Swinney Scottish in Scotland. The policy mandates that bonuses paid would only be for demonstrably exceptional performance. It notes that pay awards for chief...
- Asset managers set for EU pay shake-up. Romeo, Valentina // Money Marketing (Online Edition);9/14/2015, p8
The article focuses on how the European Banking Authority (EBA) draft guidelines on pay and bonus policies affect the asset management industry, particularly the small firms. It discusses the purpose of the EBA guidelines to clarify how firms and national regulators must interpret and apply the...
- Minimum wage pushes higher, controversy grows louder. Francis, David R. // Christian Science Monitor;7/20/98, Vol. 90 Issue 164, pB8
Discusses the controversy over the minimum wage in the United States as of July 1998. Senator Edward Kennedy to propose another increase in the minimum wage in late July; Views of both sides; What both sides agree on; Brief mention of results from an Economic Policy Institute study.
- LI Hall of Shame award. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);11/22/93, Vol. 40 Issue 47, p1
Reports that the Huntington Town Board has granted a 62 percent pay raise for board members and a 20 percent increase for the supervisor despite the town's $8-million deficit.
- Mass. Senate passes minimum-wage increase. // Nation's Restaurant News;10/2/95, Vol. 29 Issue 39, p58
Reports that the Massachusetts Senate has passed a measure that would raise minimum wage by one dollar over the next two years.
- Minimum wage age change will cost employers Â£48m. // Employers Law;Sep2010, p5
The article reports on the impact assessment conducted by the British government regarding the New Minimum Wage on age and rate which it claims will cost businesses 48.2 million British pounds per year.
- Market works on minimum wage. Harlton, Tom // Indianapolis Business Journal;1/30/95, Vol. 15 Issue 45, p6A
Editorial. Compares the opinion of partisans on President Bill Clinton's proposal to increase the minimum wage rate in the United States. Government's opinion on the resilience of employment level to wage rate increases; Contrasting findings from other authoritative studies; Pragmatic opinion...
- Wage Order 2000 effects overtime, alternative workweeks. Radke, Chuck // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;02/28/2000, Issue 322583, p1
Reports that the Industrial Welfare Commission has adopted the Interim Wage Order 2000, which officially reinstates pre-1998 wage orders in California. Elimination of daily overtime pay for employees covered by the wage orders; Industries covered by the wage order.
- Conflict, wage determination, and hysteresis in U.K. wage determination. Arestis, Philip; Skott, Peter // Journal of Post Keynesian Economics;Spring93, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p365
Focuses on the role of hysteresis in wage determination in Great Britain. Importance of wage relativities; Existence of conflict over the functional distribution of income; Theoretical models; Keynesian and Marxian elements.