“The Simple Truth on Minimum Wages: That It’s Not So Simple” By Ted Mallett, VP/Chief Economist, Canadian Federation of Independent Business

Mailbag: The Minimum Wage

A member of a Local Chamber wrote:  As primarily a seasonal business, I hire about 22 students a year, I mean high school and junior high students that weren’t worth $8.50. Now I am paying them $9 and soon to be $9.50, why can we not have a student minimum wage...