wage cuts usually come only after tremendously extended bouts of high unemployment.
Oregon Taliban plot October 2002 Seven Oregonians arrested in plot to join the Taliban and wage war against the United States.
Likely armed with this data, President Obama recently rejected the theory that wage increases lead to unemployment.
But there is no wage premium that I am aware of for going to an explicitly teaching focused school.
For the college-educated, wage growth has been decent and unemployment not a major problem.
The importance of the principle of standardization in wage settlement.
But the King denied them all the costly things, nor did he even pay their wage.
Laura told her the weekly wage Mrs. Pendleton had guaranteed.
These theories merely an elaboration of one method of wage payment.
Divil a wage or wages I'll name, sir; that's a matter I'll lave to your own generosity.
c.1300, "a payment for services rendered," also in Middle English "a pledge of security" (mid-14c.), from Old North French wage (Old French guage) "pledge," from Frankish *wadja- (cf. Old English wedd, Gothic wadi "pledge"); see wed. Modern French cognate gages (plural) means "wages of a domestic," one of a plethora of French words for different classes, e.g. traitement (university professor), paye, salaire (workman), solde (soldier), récompense, prix. The Old English word was lean, related to loan and representing the usual Germanic form (cf. Gothic laun, Dutch loon, German lohn).
early 14c., "to pledge, deposit as a pledge," from Old North French wagier (Old French gagier), from wage (see wage (n.)). Meaning "to carry on" (of war, etc.) is attested from mid-15c., probably from earlier sense of "to offer as a gage of battle" (early 15c.). Related: Waged; waging.