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A living wage for Regina

Author: Paul Gingrich; Simon John Enoch; Brian Banks; Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives-Saskatchewan,; University of Regina. Faculty of Arts. Community Research Unit,
Publisher: Regina [Saskatchewan] : Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives = Centre canadien de politiques alternatives, Saskatchewan Office, Beaconsfield, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2014. 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The main purpose of this report to describe the concept of the Living Wage and calculate what is the actual base income level of a family of four in Regina. The methodology for calculation of the Living Wage and the cost of living data developed for this report will contribute to a wider discussion of what is a fair wage for families in today's economy"--Page 4.
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All Authors / Contributors: Paul Gingrich; Simon John Enoch; Brian Banks; Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives-Saskatchewan,; University of Regina. Faculty of Arts. Community Research Unit,
OCLC Number: 876862449
Notes: "January 2014"--Caption.
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Description: 1 online resource (19 pages) : colour illustrations
Contents: Introduction --
Executive summary --
Understanding the living wage --
Principles of the living wage --
Benefits of the living wage --
Responding to critics --
Calculating the living wage --
Conclusion: it's time for a living wage --
Next steps --
Bibliography.
Responsibility: by Paul Gingrich, Simon Enoch and Brian Banks.
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"The main purpose of this report to describe the concept of the Living Wage and calculate what is the actual base income level of a family of four in Regina. The methodology for calculation of the Living Wage and the cost of living data developed for this report will contribute to a wider discussion of what is a fair wage for families in today's economy"--Page 4.

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