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4 Benefits Minimum Wage Proponents Cite to Raise It - Newsmax.com

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Apr 6, 2015 ... Increasing the minimum wage would have positive effects for individuals and the economy, according to proponents. The federal minimum ...

Minimum wage boost creates positive effects, report shows - SFGate

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Jun 13, 2014 ... Raising the minimum wage - at least in Oakland - would have widespread positive impacts, economic and otherwise, and almost no downside, ...

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

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Oct 19, 2015 ... But increasing the minimum wage may have impacts beyond .... cases in which a minimum wage can have positive effects on employment and ...

How raising the federal minimum wage would help working families ...

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Aug 14, 2012 ... The resulting impact on the overall economy would be demonstrably positive, as minimum-wage workers would spend their new earnings ...

The Effects of Minimum Wage on Workers | Chron.com

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The minimum wage has a positive and negative effect on the workforce. ... When a state decides to raise the minimum wage it affects all workers in any company ...

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

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Mar 10, 2016 ... A proposed gradual increase in New York's minimum wage from $9 to $15 an hour would increase wages by an average of 23 percent for ...

Raising the minimum wage will create jobs and help businesses ...

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Apr 10, 2015 ... Most importantly, raising the minimum wage benefits adult workers and their ... These positive effects of a minimum wage increase outweigh the ...

Raising the Minimum Wage Would Help, Not Hurt, Our Economy ...

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Dec 3, 2013 ... Raising the minimum wage would be good for our economy. ... Despite these positive benefits, and the sad fact that the minimum wage ... is clear: Raising the minimum wage does not have the harmful effects that critics claim.

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. ... with positive shocks, obscuring the actual negative effects of minimum wages.

A raise for the economy | Raise the Wage | Oregon

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The positive effects of raising the wage are explained by commonsense ... Extensive analysis of federal, state and local minimum wage increases from the Labor ...

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Minimum Wage Mythbusters | United States Department of Labor

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Myth: Increasing the minimum wage will cause people to lose their jobs. ... have had little or no negative effect on the employment of minimum-wage workers, ... which includes full-service restaurants, has experienced positive job growth this ...

The Impact of Raising Minimum Wage - Russell Sage Online

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Aug 17, 2015 ... On the Rise: The Impact of Increasing the Minimum Wage .... look at some of the positive outcomes of raising the minimum wage, based on both ...

Understanding how raising the federal minimum wage affects ...

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Mar 12, 2014 ... Raising the minimum wage will have positive economic effects above and beyond lowering the poverty rate. Economic research points to the ...