The living wage : policy and practice

PROWSE, Peter and FELLS, Ray (2016). The living wage : policy and practice. Industrial Relations Journal, 47 (2), 144-162. (In Press)

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A recent development in addressing the longstanding problem of low pay in the United Kingdom has been the emergence of a social campaign for a ‘living wage’. Using a case study approach this article explores an employer's decision to pay the living wage that, in turn, provided both challenges and opportunities for the unions in their dealings with contractors.

Item Type: Article
Research Institute, Centre or Group: Sheffield Business School Research Institute > People, Work and Organisation
Departments: Sheffield Business School > Management
Identification Number: 10.1111/irj.12132
Depositing User: Hilary Ridgway
Date Deposited: 10 Jun 2016 12:52
Last Modified: 16 Dec 2017 21:23

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