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AFL-CIO - Minimum Wage
The union's view that a reasonable increase in the minimum wage will boost aggregate demand and increase the purchasing power of millions of low-wage workers, strengthening the weak economy.
Cato Institute - The Minimum Wage Debate
Collected studies, commentaries, factsheet and multimedia regarding the issue.
EPI - Wages, Incomes and Wealth: Minimum Wage
Collected news and commentry focusing on sluggish wage growth in the U.S. labor market, income trends and wealth disparities. From the Economic Policy Institute.
News, research and press releases, from the Employment Policies Institute.
Provides news, quick facts, resources, and campaigns to raise the minimum wage at the state and federal levels. From the National Employment Law Project.
Cato Institute - The Negative Effects of Minimum Wage Laws
Analysis of the competitive, monopsony and institutional models which are used by economists to show the effects of minimum wage laws. (September 01, 2012)
Economic Policy Institute - Minimum Wage Issue Guide
Full 2009 report on the effects of minimum wage floors. (July 21, 2009)
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