January 12, 2018
The Tyee took a look at some arguments against the wage and spoke to labour experts to get their take.
- Argument 1: Minimum wage earners are already paid what they’re worth
- Argument 2: Prices will rise
- Argument 3: Small business will be hurt
- Argument 4: Jobs will be lost
- Argument 5: The increase will fuel inflation, erasing the benefit for workers