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A century of minimum wages in Britain

Simon  Deakin,  Francis  Green,  October 2009
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Abstract:

Simon Deakin and Francis Green trace the history from the trade boards first enacted in October 1909 to today's National Minimum Wage.


CentrePiece 14 (2) Autumn2009 pages: 6-8

This article summarises the introduction to a special issue of the British Journal of Industrial Relations (47:2, June 2009), which celebrates the centenary of the Trade Boards Act 1909 with a selection of papers from several countries