Sunday, June 28, 2015

#031: IKEA

Private companies that voluntarily raised their minimum wage without the government forcing them to:
Most statists would use these companies as reasons why the government should raise the minimum wage. Personally, I’d use them as reasons why the government doesn’t need to. If companies are able to pay their employees at higher rates, then by all means, let them raise their wages by themselves.

To learn why having the government raise minimum wage is a bad idea, read this comic here.