Minimum Wage

Resources to explore the economic issue of minimum wage in the U.S.

Bernie Sanders Tells The Truth About The Minimum Wage
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Bernie Sanders Tells The Truth About The Minimum Wage

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders appeared on CNN's "The Situation Room" with the former director of the Congressional Budget Office and John McCain economic ad...

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$15 Minimum Wage: What We Can Expect | Forbes
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$15 Minimum Wage: What We Can Expect | Forbes

As the $15 minimum wage is implemented in a handful of American cities and two states (NY and CA), how might it affect businesses and their employees? Subscr...

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Minimum Wage Misconceptions with Jacob Clifford
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Minimum Wage Misconceptions with Jacob Clifford

My names is Jacob Clifford and I'm an economics teacher and all around swell guy. With the ongoing debate over increasing the minimum wage I decided to make ...

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The Minimum Wage Explained in One Minute
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The Minimum Wage Explained in One Minute

The average content consumer most likely hears the term "minimum wage" at least a couple of times each month: on the news, during political debates and so on...

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Minimum Wages: The State of the Research
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Minimum Wages: The State of the Research

In January of 2016, the city of Seattle raised its minimum wage from 11 dollars an hour to 13 dollars an hour for many businesses. This was part of a phase-i...

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Labor Markets and Minimum Wage: Crash Course Economics #28
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Labor Markets and Minimum Wage: Crash Course Economics #28

How much should you get paid for your job? Well, that depends on a lot of factors. Your skill set, the demand for the skills you have, and what other people ...

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The Curse of Econ 101
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The Curse of Econ 101

When it comes to basic policy questions such as the minimum wage, introductory economics can be more misleading than it is helpful.

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List of Federal and State Minimum Wage Rates for 2018
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List of Federal and State Minimum Wage Rates for 2018

Here is a list of the current federal minimum wage and the rates for each state for 2018, as well as future scheduled increases in minimum wage.

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U.S. Department of Labor - Wage and Hour Division -   U.S. Department of Labor-Handy Refer
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U.S. Department of Labor - Wage and Hour Division - U.S. Department of Labor-Handy Refer

US Department of Labor: The Wage and Hour mission is to promote and achieve compliance with labor standards to protect and enhance the welfare of the Nation's workforce.

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