Wage-led Growth

An Equitable Strategy for Economic Recovery

  • Marc Lavoie
  • Engelbert Stockhammer

Part of the Advances in Labour Studies book series (AILS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Marc Lavoie, Engelbert Stockhammer
    Pages 1-12
  3. Marc Lavoie, Engelbert Stockhammer
    Pages 13-39
  4. Özlem Onaran, Giorgos Galanis
    Pages 71-99
  5. Servaas Storm, C. W. M. Naastepad
    Pages 100-124
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 187-193

About this book


This volume seeks to go beyond the microeconomic view of wages as a cost having negative consequences on a given firm, to consider the positive macroeconomic dynamics associated with wages as a major component of aggregate demand.


economic dynamics growth income distribution inequality macroeconomics microeconomics productivity strategy

Editors and affiliations

  • Marc Lavoie
    • 1
  • Engelbert Stockhammer
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of EconomicsUniversity of OttawaCanada
  2. 2.Kingston UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137357939
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-47092-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-35793-9
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