Politics 11 June 2013 "Growth without wage gains just creates more unsustainable debt" Business quote of the day. Print HTML “The years running up to the crash taught us that growth without wage gains just creates more unsustainable debt" TUC general secretary Frances O'Grady says government and employers need to recognise the important of “decent wages” in building economic growth. The union organisation said total pay has shrunk by more than 10 per cent in the UK since the start of the downturn. › No, the Internet, YOU shut up Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia Subscribe More Related articles Leader: On capitalism and insecurity Cabinet audit: what does the appointment of Liam Fox as International Trade Secretary mean for policy? Is the sale of the UK's largest tech company a "sad day" or a "vote of confidence" for Britain?