Wage Related Quotes
It is in the interest of the wage-earner to have many other alternatives open to him than service under one all-powerful employer called the State
“You've got to pay a livable wage, ... We've got some excellent staff that are turning things around.”
What people today call inflation is not inflation, i.e., the increase in the quantity of money and money substitutes, but the general rise in commodity prices and wage rates which is the inevitable consequence of inflation.
“You knew some catch-up was going to have to occur on the wage front after two years of wage compression for the public sector workers.”
“That's four times minimum wage. We're seeing average rents of about $750 to $900 for a one-bedroom apartment.”
This mad rush for wealth must cease and the labourer must be assured not only of a living wage but, also a daily task that is not mere drudgery.
Fifteen dollars an hour minimum wage. That was one of the reasons why so many people flocked to Bernie Sanders candidacy.
I remember the $0.05 hamburger and a $0.40-per-hour minimum wage, so I've seen a tremendous amount of inflation in my lifetime. Did it ruin the investment climate? I think not.