Gender Inequality

Here's how the global financial crisis is still affecting your wages

Over 10 years on from the financial crisis, wage growth across the developed world remains stunted. Image: REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

Sean Fleming

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G20 emerging nations’ wage growth Image: International Labour Organization
G20 developed markets’ wage growth Image: International Labour Organization
A clear gap is opening up between advanced and emerging G20 nations Image: International Labour Organization
Gender pay gaps across the wage distribution for selected countries Image: International Labour Organization

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Trends in average real wages and labour productivity in high-income countries, 1999–2017 Image: International Labour Organization
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