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EFFECTS OF THE MINIMUM WAGE ON EMPLOYMENT

EFFECTS OF THE MINIMUM WAGE ON EMPLOYMENT

by Jagdish N. Bhagwati, Arvind Panagariya
     
 

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In its proposal to increase the minimum wage, the Clinton administration has claimed that employment would not be adversely affected. Other research supports the widespread consensus among economists that a higher minimum wage means fewer jobs. In this study leading proponents of both views discuss the strengths and weaknesses of those arguments.

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In its proposal to increase the minimum wage, the Clinton administration has claimed that employment would not be adversely affected. Other research supports the widespread consensus among economists that a higher minimum wage means fewer jobs. In this study leading proponents of both views discuss the strengths and weaknesses of those arguments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780844739694
Publisher:
Aei Press
Publication date:
09/01/1996
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.92(h) x 0.57(d)

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