Isabelle Sin says the gender pay gap is unexplained by all the usual excuses

Forget the excuses – the gender pay gap is due to sexism

Fri 8 Jun 28

Motu fellow Isabelle Sin gives her take on the gender wage gap.

Former Prime Minister Jim Bolger and Workplace Relations Minister Iain Lees-Galloway announce the working group

Government brings in Bolger to spearhead contentious workplace reform

Tue 5 Jun 29

Working group on fair pay Agreements launched.

The head of wealth research at Craigs Investment Partners, Mark Lister, says Gentrack is a tech company that makes profits.

Strong company results produce divergent reactions

Tue 5 Jun 1

Trade wars prospect raises its ugly head again.

CTU president Richard Wagstaff says the full extent of the problem is not known.

Tripartite working group to sort Holidays Act problems

Tue 29 May

Simpler law needed to make it easier for employers to pay correct holiday entitlements. Watch Grant Walker's interview with Richard Wagstaff and John Milford.

Council of Trade Unions national president Richard Wagstaff describes the NZ Bus contract as “a new benchmark in Auckland on wages and work practices for the industry.”

The magic of markets (and why fair pay awards aren't needed)


Analysis: Shutting bus drivers out of negotiations to fix their wages has unleashed forces in the labour market. 

Council of Trade Unions secretary Sam Huggard says the Provincial Growth Fund "has an express mandate to contribute to a just transition to a low carbon economy."

'Just transitions’ also needed for business

Fri 25 May

Opinion: A casual observer might be forgiven for thinking this is a new phrase. Watch Grant Walker interview Phil O'Reilly.


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