Minimum wages and the economic well-being of single mothers

Using pooled cross-sectional data from the 1992 to 2005 March Current Population Survey (CPS), this study examines the relationship between minimum wage increases and the economic well-being of single mothers. Estimation results show that minimum wage increases were ineffective at reducing poverty a...

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Volume: 27
Main Author: Sabia, Joseph J
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Hoboken Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company 01.09.2008
Wiley Subscription Services, Inc
WILEY
John Wiley & Sons, Inc
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
published in: Journal of policy analysis and management Vol. 27; no. 4; pp. 848 - 866
Data of publication: 2008-09
ISSN: 0276-8739
1520-6688
EISSN: 1520-6688
Discipline: Government
Social Sciences (General)
Political Science
Economics
Series: Journal of Policy Analysis and Management
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Database: Istex
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