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Bank Profits Soar, Wages Suffer Sharpest Decline in 60 Years

While this study below claims that unionization is not a major factor in the wage gap it is interesting to note that wages go down as union power cedes. This has been working in tandem.

http://www.frbatlanta.org/filelegacydocs/ACF98.pdf

Decline in upward mobility and decline in wages haunt the American public.
http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=767&Itemid=74&jumival=10287

[quote]Zeppelin795 wrote:
While this study below claims that unionization is not a major factor in the wage gap it is interesting to note that wages go down as union power cedes. This has been working in tandem.

http://www.frbatlanta.org/filelegacydocs/ACF98.pdf

Decline in upward mobility and decline in wages haunt the American public.

The first article is a good read and makes some valid points. However even though I’m a union member I don’t agree that ALL facets of the workplace need unionization.