Tag Archive for Living Wage

The Minimum-Wage For Volunteering is $0.00

Fantastic points in this column. Definitely worth reading. A Modest Proposal to Ban Volunteering – Reason.com: “But if we are serious about addressing economic inequality and restoring social justice, then a minimum wage increase should be just the start. We…

They’re (Apple) Employees, Not Investors

Are Apple employees “underpaid?” While there’s no hard-and-fast rule to determine the answer, we can get a good approximation of the answer, do they (Apple) get more job applications than people quitting in a given month? And here’s another relevant…

Minimum Wage Revisited

I post about the govt.-enforced minimum-wage laws here often. They are a particular pet-peeve of mine, and they areĀ  near perfect lesson in the differences between intentions and results. So let ‘s look again. Yesterday’s WSJ offered a nice treat.…