Minimum wages go up

Laabs, Jennifer
August 1998
Workforce (10928332);Aug98, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p54
Investigates the effects of minimum wage hike in the United States. Historical information on minimum wage; Discussion on a study conducted by the Economic Policy Institute, a non-profit organization, on the issue; How the wage hike affected employment practices and prices; Influence on the efficiency gains and redistribution of profit to wages. INSETS: Tips for motivating a low-wage workforce;Links to more information on minimum-wage laws and standards.


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