TITLE

TAKE A HIKE

AUTHOR(S)
Mencimer, Stephanie
PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
New Republic;5/23/94, Vol. 210 Issue 21, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the proposed minimum wage increase as a complement to welfare reform in the U.S. Stance of anti-poverty groups on wage increase; Result of the study conducted by economist Lawrence Katz on the effects of the 1991 federal minimum wage hike on the fast food industry; Argument that most minimum wage earners are not poor.
ACCESSION #
9405187704

 

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