Goldfarb, Robert S.
April 1975
Monthly Labor Review;Apr75, Vol. 98 Issue 4, p44
Academic Journal
Discusses the different economic research concerning the size and distribution of employment and earnings effects of minimum wages in the U.S. Categories of studies dealing with teenage employment effects; Flaws of several unemployment studies; Developments in the different employment studies.


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