Wage Gap Canada

The Elites Are Talking About Income Inequality

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - From the Occupy movement, to the corridors of power: the rallying cry against inequality could be heard the last few days in a setting fa...

Saks and Dollarama: Canada's Unequal Future

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada Business

It’s a trend seen in the U.S. in recent years, a sign of growing wealth inequality: The segmenting of the retail market away from middle class-orien...

If There's One Thing Canadians Agree On, It's Inequality

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Business

An overwhelming majority of Canadians believe income inequality has worsened in the past five years, making society “less fair,” according to new ...

Canada's Most Unequal Provinces

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s top one per cent of earners took home 10.6 per cent of all income in the country in 2011, while the top half of earners took home 83 per ce...

Canada Among Worst Countries For Reducing Inequality

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

Canada is among the developed countries that do the least to reduce income inequality, according to an analysis from Mother Jones’ Kevin Drum. Dr...

Where Cuba, Nicaragua and South Africa Beat Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.25.2013 | Canada Business

Canada has ranked 20th on a global report on the gender gap, scoring particularly poorly on wage equality and political empowerment for women. The ...

Huge Percentage Of Canadians Say Economic System Rigged Against Them

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.27.2013 | Canada Business

Canadians are more likely than Americans to say that income inequality is growing in their home country, new research suggests. A study from the Pe...

Sunny Freeman

Right-To-Work Would Devastate Canadians' Wages: Study

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Business

The passage of right-to-work legislation in this country would pose “the biggest blow” yet to Canadian unions after a years-long erosion of labour...

Sunny Freeman

Canada Gets Unimpressive Marks On Global Report Card

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 02.04.2013 | Canada Business

Canada gets an uninspiring ‘B’ on a new report card measuring social performance among a group of major developed countries, a ranking the think t...

Rich Taking Most Of Canada's Wealth Gains: TD Bank

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.10.2013 | Canada Business

Income inequality in Canada has remained steady since 1998 according to the traditional benchmark, but absolute dollar gains by the country's highest ...

Why It Will Soon Be Much Harder To Find About Canadian Income Inequality

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.25.2012 | Canada Business

Just as Canadians are expressing concern about the country’s income gap in seemingly unprecedented numbers, our ability to find out what’s happeni...

Rachel Mendleson

Who The One Per Cent Really Are

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 05.30.2012 | Canada Business

In the months since the Occupy movement first popularized the rallying cry of the "99 per cent," top income earners have often been characterized as a...

Income Inequality Visualized

The Huffington Post Canada | Jeff Fraser | Posted 05.27.2012 | Canada Business

This feature was produced by Jeff Fraser, a student in Ryerson University's School of Journalism, in partnership with The Huffington Post Canada. S...

Rachel Mendleson

Canada Faces Crises As Wage Gap Grows: Study

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 05.22.2012 | Canada Business

Income inequality is set to widen in Canada in the coming years, a trend that will lead to greater instability and could trigger future financial cris...

Rachel Mendleson

Left-Wing Or Right, Canadians Agree This Is A Problem

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 04.10.2012 | Canada Business

The vast majority of Canadians are concerned about the growing gap between rich and poor, and are willing to pay higher taxes to fight it, a new poll ...

Rachel Mendleson

Everyone Talks About The Income Gap, But This Group Is Doing Something About It

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 02.11.2012 | Canada Business

It’s one thing to admit you have a problem, but quite another to endeavour to solve it. Such was the formidable challenge facing a panel of 44 ra...