Ryan Bourne, Head of Public Policy at the IEA featured on BBC London's Breakfast show to disucss the recent government announcment of a 3% increase in the minimum wage. Ryan illustrates the potentially negative impact an increase to the minimum wage could have. While there are those that will benefit, a higher minimum wage might cause a reduction in job creation and result in the young and unskilled losing out.
You can listen to the article in full here. Ryan's segement begins at 02.34.15