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Andrew Leigh says non-compete clauses are hampering workers from switching jobs

Adrian Rollins
March 2 2023 - 12:01am
Assistant Minister for Competition, Charities and Treasury Andrew Leigh says unfair employment contracts could be helping hold wages down. Picture by Elesa Kurtz
Assistant Minister for Competition, Charities and Treasury Andrew Leigh says unfair employment contracts could be helping hold wages down. Picture by Elesa Kurtz

Employment contracts that aim to prevent workers from moving to a rival firm are in the federal government's sights over concerns they could be stifling job mobility and holding down wages.

Adrian Rollins

Adrian Rollins

Journalist

Adrian Rollins is economics correspondent for the Canberra Times

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