Today's Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE) publication by the Office for National Statistics has shown a fall in the pay gap between the richest and poorest ten per cent, and a slight narrowing of the gender pay gap. Responding to the publication, Executive Director of The Equality Trust, Dr Wanda Wyporska, said:
Income and Employment
New analysis by the Resolution Foundation has predicted a slow reduction in low pay. The Resolution Foundation has warned that post-Brexit uncertainty makes it unlikely that previous forecasts that pay will reach £9 an hour by 2020 will be met.
Responding to this analysis, Executive Director of The Equality Trust, Dr Wanda Wyporska, said:
Andrew Berg, International Monetary Fund, discusses how greater levels of inequality can prevent people from investing in their education