However, the rise in job satisfaction after a wage increase
is only temporary, as the effect almost fades out within four years.
Labor group Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP) will demand an across-the-board wage increase
nationwide if prices of basic commodities and services skyrocket due to the implementation of the new tax law.
Under such circumstances, a state-enforced higher minimum wage could make a minimum wage increase
a "free lunch," increasing wages and employment.
The group filed with the wage board on June 6 a wage increase
petition for a P184 increase in the daily wage to restore the purchasing power of workers of P491.
Global Banking News-April 24, 2017--Dutch central banker calls for wage increase
to help the economy
4 percent in the March quarter of 2016, rounding out the lowest annual wage increase
rate since records started in September 1998.
The Queensland Government supports a real wage increase
for low paid workers and a reward for overall productivity improvements in its submission to the Fair Work Commissions Annual Wage Review.
Using a differences-in-differences estimator on a sample of male workforce participants who are employed, we find an increase in self-reported poor health and a decrease in days of poor mental health in the year following a minimum wage increase
3% inflation forecast, this equals a real wage increase
What do you think of the wage increase
in the public service?
The wage increase
, effective July 1, affects about 100 non-contract employees at Duquesne University, which has a total workforce of about 2,100, including about 1,600 full-time and about 500 part-time employees.
Cebu City, Cebu - The Central Visayas Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB-7) gathered yesterday (Thursday) for the first round of deliberations on the actual rate of minimum wage increase
for workers in the region.