Topic archives: wage stagnation

What is killing neoliberalism?

September 14, 2017 13

The US, the UK, France, Canada, New Zealand, even Japan -- wherever you look, wages are stagnant. And that's terrible news for neoliberalism.

Parasitic mining industry won’t stop bleeding Australia dry

August 8, 2017 16

The mining lobby wants a new round of punitive industrial relations reforms, at a time when real wages are falling in the sector and productivity booming. But that's the way neoliberalism operates.

G20 heads in the sand on the big global issue: wage stagnation

July 10, 2017 14

The G20 ignored the single biggest economic and political issue across the developed world - persistent wage stagnation. But voters won't put up with it, write Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane.

Steady Reserve Bank ignores volatile commentariat on wage growth, interest rates

July 5, 2017

While markets and some commentators yo-yo around the state of the economy, the Reserve Bank is keeping its head, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.

Dr Phil should direct his comment on wage growth elsewhere

June 20, 2017 12

If only our problem of wage stagnation were as simple as the head of the Reserve Bank suggests.