Research and commentary: Hawaii house considering minimum wage hike to $17 per hour
- December 14, 2021
- David Neumark, economics, The Heartland Institute, Dec. 14, 2021
Minimum wage hikes are never a viable economic solution. A 2007 study from economists
at the University of California-Irvine and the Federal Reserve Board comprehensively
examined the body of work on the subject and found 85 percent of the studies they
considered credible demonstrate minimum wage hikes cause job losses for less-skilled
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