Angella MacEwen is a Senior Economist with the Canadian Labour Congress. Angella has co-authored Cost of Poverty studies for the three Maritime provinces, and has been involved in several Alternative Budgets with the CCPA. She blogs on labour market issues, poverty, and inequality at the Progressive Economics Forum.
Minimum wages have been getting a lot of attention lately. And for good reason. Workers earning minimum wage often struggle to get enough hours, don’t have predictable schedules or advance … Keep reading »