Employers often have imperfect information about the potential productivity of new hires.
Analysis of Changes in Median Employment Income in Large Canadian and American Metropolitan Areas, 2010–2019
Recent findings will surely prompt calls for higher taxes and new regulations limiting what firms can pay executives.
The notion that women face wage discrimination of anything approaching the magnitude of 30-cents-on-the-dollar (tantamount to a 30 per cent wage gap) has been widely discredited.
Against a backdrop of persistent deficits and growing debt, the federal and many provincial governments are engaged in collective bargaining negotiations with their public-sector unions.