In 1998, almost 38% of families had credit card or instalment debt outstanding. This article examines families that fell two or more months behind in a bill, loan, rent or mortgage payment.
Better jobs in the new economy?
Marie Drolet and René Morissette
Employees in workplaces directly involved in generating new technologies and products are generally seen as working long hours, under pressure to generate a new product in a very competitive environment. It is generally assumed that they are well paid, not only through direct wages, but also through stock options and other forms of remuneration. These notions are explored by comparing jobs in knowledge-based workplaces with those in other sectors of the economy.
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