Effects of the Minimum Wage on Employment Dynamics

The voluminous literature on minimum wages offers little consensus on the extent to which a wage floor impacts employment. We argue that the minimum wage will impact employment over time through changes in growth rather than an immediate drop in relative employment levels. We show that commonly used...

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Volume: 51
Main Author: Meer, Jonathan
West, Jeremy
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: MADISON UNIV WISCONSIN PRESS 01.03.2016
published in: The Journal of human resources Vol. 51; no. 2; pp. 500 - 522
Data of publication: 2016-03-01
ISSN: 0022-166X
EISSN: 1548-8004
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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