Do higher wages improve health outcomes? Evidence from nursing homes and minimum wage reforms

Grant Type: doctoral

Grant Year: 2019

Grant Amount: $15,000

Grant description:

This project consists of an empirical analysis using a county-pair design to examine the relationship between minimum wages and the quality of services provided by low-wage workers by examining safety inspections and patient health outcomes in nursing homes following minimum wage reforms.

Grant Categories

The Labor Market


Minimum Wage

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