How sustainable wage policies can address inequality

Xavier Estupinan, Wage Specialist explains how sustainable wage policies help improve real wages and reduce inequality.

Date issued: 29 September 2017 | Size/duration: 00:03:30

The decline in global wage growth has severely hindered international efforts in addressing systematic poverty and inequality. While South Asia has shown resilience to the decline in wage growth, the region grapples with increase in inequality that has resulted in a large number of working poor.
Xavier Estupinan, talks also of the need for fair distribution of wages, addressing the gender wage gap and improving living standards.