Demystifying the impact of minimum wages
- December 1, 2014
- David Neumark, economics Chancellor’s Professor, is featured by The World Bank Dec. 1, 2014
From The World Bank:
In recent years, the minimum wage has become an increasingly popular policy instrument to reduce inequality in many emerging markets …. In this blog, we speak with two experts on the topic: David Neumark (Professor of Economics, University of California, Irvine) and John T. Addison (Professor of Economic Theory, University of South Carolina). They both point to some job loss, especially for skilled workers, in advanced economies.
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