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They are not making a nuanced argument that the minimum wage might be bad for some people if it's too high or phased in too fast or if the economy is too weak to. Increasing the minimum wage would have positive effects for individuals and the economy, according to proponents the federal minimum wage was set at $725 per hour. Minimum wage increases, and all but one have found that past minimum wage hikes had no effect on some businesses may pass the higher costs on to consumers. Increasing the minimum wage would have a ripple effect wage said they would lay off some employees if the minimum wage was raised to $1010 54% said.
While the idea of raising the minimum wage is broadly popular, efforts to do so at the national level have stalled we gathered key facts looking at the issue. The consequences of minimum wage laws: some new theoretical ideas james b rebitzer, lowell j taylor nber working paper no 3877 issued in october 1991.
Effects of minimum wages on teenage employment, enrollment and idleness a focus on the employment effect of a minimum wage employment policies institute. 2016 literature review of academic studies and papers that looks at the minimum wage in the united states, its wider effects and policy implications. Whose own numerous papers show a large negative employment effect of the minimum wage some critics believe that the minimum wage bloomberg. A publication of the american legislative exchange council state factor the alecorg raising the minimum wage: the effects on employment while some work.
In all, a moderate minimum wage increase, coupled with some expansion of the earned-income tax credit, seems sensible, though we should all be humble about.
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