Hope or Despair? The Future of Low-Paid Work in Europe and the US

12 Dec

A survey compared the incidence of low paid jobs in Europe and the US. The USA, the UK and Germany appears to be the champions. Surprisingly the survey found that the rate of unemployment and the incidence of low paid workers varied in an opposite way across the countries included in the study. The occupational sectors struck by  low wages are principally hospitals, hotels, food processing and call centers.

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