DISCUSSION - Economic Estimation in Minimum Wage Administration

Rottenberg, Simon
October 1953
ILR Review;Oct53, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p119
Academic Journal
Equally as old as the study of economics is the question, Can economists supply definite and useful answers to the practical problems confronting administrators? In a discussion of the variety and complexity of issues arising in the seemingly simple matter of setting a minimum wage for a small processing industry, Professor Rottenberg indicates the usefulness and limitations of economic analysis.


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