wage

  1. arcturus88

    raise the minimum wage! (to kill jobs)

    Hike in minimum wage prompts more closings of San Francisco restaurants On and on the dems and socialists want to increase minimum wage. Its a fantastic ideal and wins votes from the millennial generation. But witness the results. money is not free and it does not magically appear. it...
  2. S

    Why the minimum wage does not reduce jobs.

    Why the minimum wage does not reduce jobs. Job creations were generally not due to altruistic motives; enterprises speculated that there would be a favorable cost-benefit to justify those jobs. After each of the federal minimum wage, (FMW) rate increases, employers continued to perceive...
  3. David

    Basic Wage

    A basic wage is a min wage payment independent of labor hours. In a basic wage system, a person receives a regular weekly/monthly/yearly (depending on how it's set up) payment of a predetermined amount whether the person worked a 60/h week or not at all. The idea behind the basic wage is...
  4. andrew320

    Should a minimum wage hike happen?

    In this economy, it seems like it would be difficult to raise the minimum wage without companies having to resort to layoffs, cancellation of expansion plans and/or cutting hours. On top of Obamacare, companies have to have even higher labor costs. There are many unintended consequences of...
  5. S

    Minimum wage’s affect upon median wage.

    Minimum wage’s affect upon median wage. An eliminated federal minimum wage, (FMW) is naturally replaced by an indefinite market determined minimum rate without a “bottom”. Regardless of whatever serves as the minimum “bench mark” rate, it more or less affects ALL wage and salary rates in a...
  6. S

    President Obama said “tax deduction” and “manufacturing”.

    President Obama said “tax deduction” and “manufacturing”. The president Obama has alluded to a tax reduction favoring manufacturing. I can’t comment explicitly upon a proposal that has yet to be published, but I can address the two terms “tax deduction” and “manufacturing”. With regard to...
  7. S

    Minimum wage.

    Minimum wage. The minimum wage rate?s proportional affect upon a task?s wage scale is inversely related to the difference between the minimum rate and the wage scales amounts. Although the minimum rate affects ALL labor compensation, it?s of lesser importance to middle income earners and of...
  8. S

    Reduce the trade deficit; increase GDP & median wage

    Warren Buffett?s concept to significantly reduce USA?s trade deficit I?m a proponent of a proposal that was introduced to the Senate in 2006. Trade deficits are always detrimental to a nation?s GDP. Trade deficit?s detriment to the GDP exceeds the amount of the deficit itself. The GDP...