Are Minimum Wages a Silent Killer? New Evidence on Drunk Driving Fatalities

Abstract In volume 94 of this REVIEW, Adams, Blackburn, and Cotti (ABC), using Fatal Accident Reporting System data from 1998 to 2006, find that a 10% increase in the minimum wage is associated with a 7% to 11% increase in alcohol-related fatal traffic accidents involving teen drivers. We find this...

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Volume: 101
Main Author: Sabia, Joseph J
Pitts, M. Melinda
Argys, Laura M
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: CAMBRIDGE MIT Press 20191301
published in: The review of economics and statistics Vol. 101; no. 1; pp. 192 - 199
Data of publication: 20191301
ISSN: 1530-9142
EISSN: 1530-9142
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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