Kōrero: Income and wealth distribution

Factory workers, 1940s (2 o 2)

Factory workers, 1940s

Workers assemble radios at the Philips factory in Wellington. By the 1940s, partly because of union activity and government protection, it is likely that wage-earners such as these were receiving a higher proportion of the factory income.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, National Publicity Studios Collection
Reference: 1/2-033904-F

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Brian Easton, 'Income and wealth distribution - Factor income', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/23794/factory-workers-1940s (accessed 8 December 2021)

He kōrero nā Brian Easton, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010