Claims that minimum wage increases hurt employment have now been completely discredited. Time for advocates of wage stagnation to find another argument.
Crikey readers discuss government inactivity around wage stagnation.
Wages growth has surged onto the election agenda and the Coalition and business are visibly at a loss about how to respond to Labor's offensive.
Business' refusal to pay higher wages, and the indifference of policymakers towards the issue, is an act of economic warfare by wealthy elites against ordinary people.
Scott Morrison has been hysterically talking about a Labor recession. Instead, the economy has stalled since he became prime minister.
Without bigger and more militant unions, Australian workers will go at least a decade without decent wage rises.
Crikey readers discuss Labor's proposed milk floor price and wage stagnation.
Poor wages growth is continuing for most Australian workers but very low inflation means real wages are up, even if they don't feel like it.
The Reserve Bank admits that its economic forecasts are hostage to a sluggish household sector struggling with poor wages growth and falling house prices.