From the LA Times:
David Neumark, director of the Center for Economics & Public Policy at UC Irvine … Neumark's research, focusing on teenagers, has pointed to job losses of 1 percent to 2 percent for every 10 percent increase in the minimum wage. In the case of Los Angeles' minimum wage increase, that would equate to job losses of 3 percent to 6 percent for teenagers.

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