The effects of minimum wages on the health of working teenagers

This article examines the effect of minimum wage increases on the self-reported health of teenage workers. We use a difference-in-differences estimation strategy and data from the Current Population Survey, and disaggregate the sample by race/ethnicity and gender to uncover the differential effects...

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Volume: 24
Main Author: Averett, Susan L
Smith, Julie K
Wang, Yang
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Routledge 20.09.2017
ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
published in: Applied economics letters Vol. 24; no. 16; pp. 1127 - 1130
Data of publication: 9/20/2017
ISSN: 1350-4851
1466-4291
EISSN: 1466-4291
Discipline: Economics
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