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Workplace power dynamics have shifted further away from workers and toward employers - and it's only getting worse. Here's how workers can push back

27 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Economics as we know it has been around since the late 18th century, but the field still barely acknowledges the existence of power dynamics as a motivating force in the labor market.
Trickle-downers who oppose raising the minimum wage, for instance, will often suggest that workers who want a higher wage should simply quit their jobs and find a new employer who's willing to pay their desired rate.
That might make sense in a simplified textbook object lesson, but it doesn't work in the real world, where parents have to feed their children three times a day, and people...
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