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Effects of raising the minimum wage: Research and key lessons ...

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Oct 19, 2015 ... In July 2015, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a plan to raise the minimum wage for fast food-chain employees statewide to $15 an ...

Minimum Wage Mythbusters | United States Department of Labor

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Minimum Wage Mythbusters Myth: Raising the minimum wage will only benefit ... had little or no negative effect on the employment of minimum-wage workers, ...

Employment and Business Effects of Minimum Wage Increases

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Sep 18, 2015 ... focused attention on the impact of higher minimum wages on employment ... understand the employment effects of raising the minimum wage.

Raising Floor for Minimum Wage Pushes Economy Into the Unknown

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Jul 26, 2015 ... Researchers have little experience with raises of such magnitude. The effects, especially in areas with low median incomes, could be profound.

Will raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour kill jobs? - CBS News

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Apr 1, 2016 ... A move by two of the nation's most populous states to gradually raise their minimum wage to record levels is rekindling debate over the impact ...

Businesses fear ripple effect from minimum-wage hike - USA Today

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Sep 7, 2015 ... Businesses fear ripple effect from minimum-wage hike. Peter D. Kramer ... Cuomo is raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour?” A billboard ...

Over 600 Economists Sign Letter In Support of $10.10 Minimum Wage

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These proposals also usefully raise the tipped minimum wage to 70% of the ... had little or no negative effect on the employment of minimum-wage workers, ...

Counterproductive: The Employment and Income Effects of Raising ...

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Jul 27, 2015 ... Counterproductive: The Employment and Income Effects of Raising America's Minimum Wage to $12 and to $15 per Hour. Douglas Holtz-Eakin ...

A $15-hour minimum wage could harm America's poorest workers ...

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Jul 30, 2015 ... New York state moved on Wednesday to raise the minimum wage for ... And they have analyzed the effects of state and federal increases in the ...

The Effects of a Minimum-Wage Increase on Employment and ...

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Feb 18, 2014 ... Raising the minimum wage would increase family income for many low-wage workers, moving some of them out of poverty. But some jobs for ...

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The Facts On Increasing The Minimum Wage - Forbes

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Nov 26, 2014 ... The federal minimum wage has been in effect since The Great Depression. Recently, it has become a hotly contested issue. Should it be raised ...

Economic Research | The Effects of Minimum Wages on Employment

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Dec 21, 2015 ... It is easy to be confused about what effects minimum wages have on ... or not raising the minimum wage means fewer jobs for these workers.

Study sees positive impact of raising New York's minimum wage to ...

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Mar 10, 2016 ... A new UC Berkeley report finds that raising the minimum wage in New York have large positive effects on living standards and very small ...