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Should We Raise the Minimum Wage?

In which John discusses the minimum wage, and whether raising the minimum wage would negatively affect employment in the United States.

Thanks to Rosianna for graphics and research help: http://www.youtube.com/missxrojas

About Card and Kreuger's famous study of New Jersey and Pennsylvania: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minimum_...
Why Does the Minimum Wage Have No Discernible Effect on Employment? http://www.cepr.net/documents/publica...
Do higher minimum wages reduce poverty? http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/w...
A Washington Post overview of the minimum wage debate: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/t...

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    Why we shouldn’t raise the minimum wage. Raising the wage will make it more expensive to hire younger and low-skill workers. There are better ways to help the poor.

    http://www.aei.org/article/economics/fiscal-policy/labor/why-we-shouldnt-raise-the-minimum-wage/

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    May 09, 2014 · Romney: We should raise minimum wage. Mitt Romney, the former Massachusetts governor and 2012 Republican presidential nominee said Friday he …

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    Eleven states have adopted “indexing” for their minimum wages (see above), ... Should we raise the minimum wage in a struggling economy?

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    Feb 19, 2013 · The Obama administration seeks to raise the minimum wage to address ... 'where are the jobs?' why would we want to ... Should the minimum wage be raised?

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    Oct 18, 2014 · JDN 2456949 PDT 10:22. The minimum wage is an economic issue that most people are familiar with; a large portion of the population has worked for minimum ...

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  • www.wnd.com    Should we raise the minimum wage? - WND - A Free Press …

    Oct 13, 1999 · on the prospects of a 20 percent hike in the minimum wage that, “The soaring economy has taken the sting out of most of the arguments against

    http://www.wnd.com/1999/10/1460/

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  • www.dol.gov    The Case for Raising the Minimum Wage - U.S. Department …

    It outlines who earns the minimum wage and answers questions about the likely impact of raising the minimum. ... we need to raise the minimum wage.

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  • ideas.time.com    The Promise of More: Why We Should Raise the Minimum Wage

    Feb 21, 2013 · The Promise of More: Why We Should Raise the Minimum Wage. President Obama's proposal to index minimum wage to inflation would be good for …

    http://ideas.time.com/2013/02/21/the-promise-of-more-why-we-should-raise-the-minimum-wage/

  • www.learnvest.com    How Raising the Minimum Wage Would Help the Economy

    Oct 12, 2012 · A proposed bill in Congress would raise the minimum wage from $7.25 to ... employer of most minimum wagers ... we should raise minimum wage. ...

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  • ivn.us    Why We Should Raise the National Minimum Wage | IVN.us

    Aug 14, 2013 · Minimum wage increases do not reduce employment. The topic of wage increases in relation to employment statistics has been one of the most …

    http://ivn.us/2013/08/14/why-we-should-raise-the-national-minimum-wage/

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    Why should we increase the minimum wage? ...the minimum wage has remained stagnant, creating historic profit margins for...

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    ... the need to raise the minimum wage. ... We live in the land of the absurd. These Wall Street executives are being paid, conservatively, ...

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  • everydayfeminism.com    Should We Raise the Minimum Wage? — Everyday Feminism

    Author and videoblogger John Green weighs the pros and cons of raising the minimum wage in a non-biased, reality-based manner.

    http://everydayfeminism.com/2014/05/raise-minimum-wage/

  • www.raisetheminimumwage.com    Research | Raise The Minimum Wage

    Why We Should Raise the Minimum Wage; Other Minimum Wage Partners; Testimony; ... Recent Trends and Economic Evidence on Local Minimum Wages Low-wage …

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  • www.forbes.com    The Minimum Wage Debate Should Be About Poverty Not …

    Feb 22, 2014 · If raising the minimum wage does ... trumpeted for its claim that we could raise the minimum wage by ... proposed minimum raise increase ...

    http://www.forbes.com/sites/jeffreydorfman/2014/02/22/the-minimum-wage-debate-should-be-about-poverty-not-jobs/

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  • www.thenation.com    Why We Must Raise the Minimum Wage | The Nation

    Nearly a century later, in 2005, Walmart CEO Lee Scott called on Congress to raise the minimum wage, since “our customers simply don’t have the money to buy basic ...

    http://www.thenation.com/article/167183/why-we-must-raise-minimum-wage

  • 9to5.org    Why Should We Raise the Minimum Wage? | 9to5

    Why Should We Raise the Minimum Wage? There is nothing but a lack of social vision to prevent us from paying an adequate wage to every American citizen whether [she ...

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