Workers Have Seen Little Benefit From Productivity Gains Since 1979

From ThinkProgress Thu Jan 31 2013, 11:50:39

Wages last year plummeted to an all-time low as a percentage of the economy, even as corporate profits rocketed to new highs. This means that corporations have been able to squeeze more and more productivity out of workers, without rewarding them for their efforts. According to a new report from the Economic Policy Institute, this [...]

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