2021 GPC Policy and Motion Development Process
Editing and refining policy, amendment, and directive ideas
G21-P046 Maximum Wage
The Green Party of Canada supports a Maximum Wage policy, where the highest wage within an organization is no more than ten times the lowest wage in that organization.
This policy hopes to curb rampant wealth inequality by ensuring that no individual earns more than ten times more than someone else within their organization.
The advancement of post-industrial capitalism exacerbates enormous wealth inequality, and presently there are no apparent efforts to cap the wealthiest end. Applying this policy ensures that the highest income earners will no longer hoard enormous wealth while also incentivizing them to support the lowest earners in their organization.
Supporting Comments from Submitter:
The Green Party of England and Wales has had this in their policy book since 2010 (WR362).
Relation to Existing Policy:
Add to current GPC policy.
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