Wage labour

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Wage labour, (American, Wage labor) is the relationship between a worker and an employer, where the worker sells his or her labour power under a formal or informal contract.[1]

Notes and references

  1. Steinfeld 2009, p. 3: "All labor contracts were/are designed legally to bind a worker in one way or another to fulfill the labor obligations the worker has undertaken. That is one of the principal purposes of labor contracts."