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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Would you pay 68 extra cents for a Big Mac if the company paid workers a living wage?

Would you pay 68 extra cents for a Big Mac if the company paid workers a living wage?

I would. Of course the conservative economist would ask just what that 68 extra cents would do to the families already living at the margins who depend a lot on McDonald's currently low prices?

But, of course, many of those families living on the margins would no longer be living there if other corporations would also double the salaries of their minimum-wage workers ...

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