Topic Minimum Wage

The minimum wage in the United States continues to be one of the most important policy levers for establishing a floor for job quality. Equitable Growth’s research and analysis demonstrates that higher minimum wages has the potential to increase earnings without reducing employment.

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Research Shows: Raising the Minimum Wage Does Not Spell Job Loss

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Why a minimum wage increase would help low-income workers across the United States

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Building high-road supply networks in the United States

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The latest research on the efficacy of raising the minimum wage above $10 in six U.S. cities

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The importance of raising the minimum wage to boost broad-based U.S. economic growth

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The U.S. minimum wage improves access to traditional lines of credit

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Refocusing the minimum wage debate on the well-being of U.S. workers

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The latest research on the efficacy of raising the minimum wage above $10 in six U.S. cities

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Minimum wages and racial inequality

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New research indicates that minimum wage increases appear to benefit all low-income U.S. workers over time

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The distributional effects of minimum wages: Evidence from linked survey and administrative data

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Effects of the new wave of minimum wage policies

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