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2016, Contemporary world issues series, ISBN 1440833958, xvi, 354 pages
"This unbiased look at the minimum wage debate in America traces the history of minimum wage policy at both the federal and state levels, discusses the controversies swirling around the issue... 
Minimum wage | Labor policy | History | Law and legislation
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1986, ISBN 9780939934751, xix, 380
Written by Anne Romanis Braun, a former staff member of the IMF's Research Department, this volume deals with the nature of wage determination and the problem of securing an economically appropriate... 
Wages | Government policy | Wage-price policy | Prices | Demand Management | Incomes Policy | Wage Indexation | Europe
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2007, STUDIES IN LABOUR HISTORY., ISBN 0754632644, 230
The nature of sweating and the origins of low pay legislation are of fundamental social, economic and moral importance. Although difficult to define, sweating,... 
Economic History | Modern History 1750-1945 | Social & Cultural History | Legal History | Business History | British History | Great Britain | Minimum wage | Sweatshops | Labor policy | History | Law and legislation | Sweatshops-Great Britain-History | Minimum wage-Law and legislation-Great Britain-History
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2016, Twentieth-anniversary edition., ISBN 9780691169125, xxviii, 422
"In Myth and Measurement, David Card and Alan Krueger presented a powerful challenge to the conventional view that higher minimum wages necessarily reduce jobs for low-wage workers... 
Minimum wage | Labor market | United States | Employment (Economic theory)
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2007, Directions In Development - Human Development, ISBN 9780821370117, xvi, 132
Offering evidence from both detailed individual country studies and homogenized statistics across the Latin American and Caribbean region, this book examines the impact of the minimum wage on wages... 
Latin America Social policy | Minimum wage | Social policy | Latin America | INFORMAL SECTOR | SALARIED WORKER | COMPETITIVE MARKET | EMPLOYMENT EFFECTS | LABOR MARKETS | WAGE EFFECTS | LABOR LEGISLATION | SALARIES | LABOR SUPPLY INCENTIVES | HOUSEHOLD INCOME INEQUALITY | PENSION | INFORMAL SECTOR WORKERS | DEMOGRAPHIC GROUPS | WAGE LEVELS | OLDER WORKERS | INCOME DISTRIBUTION | WAGE ADJUSTMENT | WAGE BILL | SOCIAL BENEFITS | MALE WORKERS | MINIMUM WAGE | EARNINGS OF WOMEN | EMPLOYMENT | SKILLED LABOR | SECONDARY SCHOOL | LARGE FIRMS | MINIMUM WAGE LAW | SEVERANCE PAY SYSTEM | WORKING POOR | ECONOMIC GROWTH | POLITICAL ECONOMY | CASH TRANSFERS | WORKERS | LAYOFFS | EARNINGS | REAL WAGES | GENERAL EQUILIBRIUM MODELS | WORLD MARKET | WAGE STRUCTURE | INCOME REDISTRIBUTION | HOUSEHOLD WEALTH | MARKET WAGE | LABOR LAWS | AVERAGE WAGE | WAGE SECTOR | WAGE GAP | DOMESTIC WORKERS | SALARIED WORKERS | SEVERANCE PAY | UNEMPLOYED | POVERTY RATES | WAGE EMPLOYMENT | INCREASE IN INCOMES | RURAL WORKERS | EARNING | DOMESTIC CURRENCY | LABOR MINISTRIES | FEMALE WORKERS | WESTERN EUROPE | LOW INCOMES | MONOPSONY POWER | VALUABLE | FIRM SIZE | SEVERANCE | LABORERS | INCOMES | POVERTY ALLEVIATION | PUBLIC WORKS | ECONOMIC THEORY | RESEARCH ASSISTANCE | HOUSEHOLD CONSUMPTION | UNEMPLOYED POOR | WAGE DETERMINATION | EMPLOYEE | GENERAL POPULATION | COLLECTIVE BARGAINING | FORMAL EDUCATION | MARITIME WORKERS | JOB LOSS | OCCUPATIONS | WAGE EARNERS | JOB EXPERIENCE | TRADE LIBERALIZATION | JOBS | INFLATION | PENSION ISSUE | LABOR INCOME | MARKET ECONOMIES | OCCUPATION | YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT | PRIMARY EDUCATION | PURCHASING POWER | LATIN AMERICAN | POVERTY LINES | SAFETY NETS | DISMISSED WORKERS | WAGE FLOOR | LOW-INCOME | SAFETY | SELF-EMPLOYMENT | DEMOGRAPHIC GROUP | GENERAL EQUILIBRIUM | LIVING STANDARDS | WAGE INCREASE | UNSKILLED WORKERS | WORKER | MANUFACTURING WAGE | MARKET WAGES | CLOSED ECONOMIES | FAMILY MEMBERS | WAGE GAIN | EFFICIENCY WAGES | GINI COEFFICIENT | RENTS | LABOR TURNOVER | JOB LOSSES | MOTIVATION | WAGE BOARDS | POVERTY LINE | WAGE INCREASES | WAGE LEVEL | LABOR MARKET | TRADE UNIONS | MINIMUM WAGES | WAGE SET | HOUSEHOLD INCOME | PRICE INDEX | SOCIAL PROTECTION | TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO | PRIMARY SCHOOL | RESOURCE ALLOCATION | LABOR FORCE | BENEFICIARIES | UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFIT | WAGE GAINS | LABOR SUPPLY | AVERAGE WAGES | SOCIAL WELFARE | SOCIAL INSURANCE | HUMAN CAPITAL | EXTERNALITIES | WAGE DISTRIBUTION | FINANCES | BARGAINING POWER | LABOR ORGANIZATION | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | LABOR STANDARDS | UNEMPLOYMENT | LABOR SHORTAGE | WAGE INEQUALITY | CURRENCY | WAGE POLICIES | MONOPSONY | FAMILY INCOME | PRODUCTIVITY LEVELS | FORMAL SECTOR WAGE | LABOR DEMAND | LABOR MARKET CONDITIONS | PUBLIC EXPENDITURES | YOUNG WORKERS | HIGH WAGE | YOUNG PEOPLE | MAXIMUM WAGE | PRODUCTIVITY | WAGE POLICY | ECONOMICS | LABOUR | FORMAL SECTOR WAGES
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2010, ISBN 9780871540614, xx, 485
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2016, Palgrave studies in American economic history, ISBN 3319324721, x, 292 pages
This book tells the story behind President Franklin D. Roosevelt's use of the phrase "living wage" in a variety of speeches, letters, and statements... 
History | Minimum wage | Management science
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2014, ISBN 0880994568, xvi, 471 pages
"The minimum wage debate is, among other things, contentious, polarizing, and at the forefront of ongoing political debate... 
Minimum wage | Working poor | Poverty
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2011, Religion and social transformation., ISBN 0814783899, xii, 205
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2017, The Economy/Key ideas, ISBN 9781911116462, xiv, 122 pages
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2016, ISBN 9781137293961, xii, 291
This is the first book to examine debates about, and the practice of, state supplementing of wages... 
Income maintenance programs | Great Britain | Family allowances | Social security | Minimum wage | History | Public welfare
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2018, Latin American Development Forum, ISBN 9781464810398
What caused the decline in wage inequality of the 2000s in Latin America? Looking to the future, will the current economic slowdown be regressive... 
WAGE | EARNINGS INEQUALITY | LABOR MARKETS | INEQUALITY | EDUCATION EXPANSION | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | LATIN AMERICA | ECONOMIC BOOM | FIRM HETEROGENEITY
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The Quarterly journal of economics, ISSN 0033-5533, 11/2006, Volume 121, Issue 4, pp. 1347 - 1381
In a laboratory experiment we show that minimum wages have significant and lasting effects on subjects' reservation wages... 
Minimum wage laws | Labor supply | Self interest | Employment | Labor markets | Minimum wage | Economic policy | Wages | Modeling | Fairness | Economics | Business & Economics | Social Sciences | Employers | Workers | Beliefs, opinions and attitudes | Economic aspects | Influence | Compensation and benefits | Studies | Wages & salaries | Effects | Behavior
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The review of economics and statistics, ISSN 0034-6535, 10/2013, Volume 95, Issue 4, pp. 1337 - 1351
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07/2013
As developing economies continue to mature and enter the next phase of reforms, labor market issues and key policy instruments such as the minimum wage increasingly come to the forefront... 
INFORMAL SECTOR | WAGE EFFECT | COMPETITIVE MARKET | EMPLOYMENT EFFECTS | LABOR MARKETS | PERMANENT EMPLOYMENT | SALARIES | SWEATSHOPS | INFORMAL SECTOR WORKERS | LABOR MARKET ISSUES | WAGE LEVELS | DOWNWARD WAGE PRESSURES | EMPLOYABILITY | LABOR MARKET RIGIDITIES | YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT RATE | CLERKS | PRIMARY OBJECTIVE | FIRM PERFORMANCE | MINIMUM WAGE | EMPLOYMENT | SKILLED LABOR | LABOR INSPECTORS | MINIMUM WAGE LAW | PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH | UNEMPLOYMENT RATES | WORKING POOR | ECONOMIC GROWTH | EMPLOYMENT LEVELS | POLITICAL ECONOMY | SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT | WORKERS | LAYOFFS | PRIVATE SECTOR | EARNINGS | WAGE RATE | WAGE STRUCTURE | HUMAN RESOURCES | SOCIAL PROGRAMS | WAGE COUNCILS | SAFETY NET | EMPLOYMENT PROTECTION LEGISLATION | WAGE EARNER | LABOR LAWS | AVERAGE WAGE | MANPOWER | DOMESTIC WORKERS | FEMALE LABOR | FEMALE LABOR FORCE | EMPLOYMENT LEVEL | SEVERANCE PAY | UNEMPLOYED | MINIMUM WAGE LAWS | WAGE ADJUSTMENTS | COLLECTIVE DISMISSAL | TRADE UNION REPRESENTATIVES | LABOR LAW | INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS | LABOR CONTRACT | EARNING | CODE PROVISIONS | LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYMENT | CIVIL SOCIETY | INCOME INEQUALITY | CAPITAL INVESTMENTS | LABOR MARKET POLICY | WORKING CONDITIONS | INCOME | LOCAL FIRMS | MONOPSONY POWER | WAGE REDUCTIONS | EMPLOYMENT IMPACTS | SEVERANCE | PRIVATE SECTOR ACTIVITY | ECONOMIC THEORY | HOUSEHOLD CONSUMPTION | HUMAN RESOURCE | WAGE DETERMINATION | EMPLOYEE | INFORMAL ECONOMY | WAGE [POLICY | JOB LOSS | MEDICAL CARE | MIGRANT WORKERS | WAGE RATES | OCCUPATIONS | WAGE EARNERS | JOBS | JOB TENURE | EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES | OCCUPATION | LABOR MARKET OUTCOMES | PRIVATE FIRMS | YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT | EMPLOYMENT GENERATION | ECONOMIC CONDITIONS | SAFETY NETS | WAGE FLOOR | SAFETY | LABOR POLICY | WAGE BARGAINING | WAGE INCREASE | TOTAL EMPLOYMENT | UNSKILLED WORKERS | WORKER | DISMISSAL | SOCIAL POLICIES | JOB CREATION | MARKET WAGES | JOB DESTRUCTION | FAMILIES | FAIR LABOR STANDARDS | BUSINESS DATA | FAMILY MEMBERS | NOMINAL WAGES | PRODUCTIVITY GAINS | ACCOUNTING | LABOR REGULATIONS | LABOR TURNOVER | LABOR UNIONS | INTERNATIONAL MARKETS | MOTIVATION | LABOR FORCE PARTICIPATION | WAGE INCREASES | WAGE LEVEL | LABOR MARKET | LABOR POLICIES | LABOR PRODUCTIVITY | LOW WAGES | TRADE UNIONS | PERFECT INFORMATION | MINIMUM WAGES | WORK EXPERIENCE | UNION REPRESENTATIVES | YOUTH | LABOR MARKET REGULATIONS | LABOR STANDARD | EMPLOYMENT RATE | HUMAN DIGNITY | VULNERABLE WORKERS | CONSUMER PRICE INDEX | INSURANCE | AVERAGE WAGES | PAID WORKERS | LABOR COSTS | HUMAN CAPITAL | WAGE DISTRIBUTION | BARGAINING POWER | LABOR ORGANIZATION | NON-WAGE COSTS | LABOR REGULATION | LABOR STANDARDS | UNEMPLOYMENT | WAGE INEQUALITY | TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT | WAGE POLICIES | MONOPSONY | PROTECTING WORKERS | PRODUCTIVITY LEVELS | COMPENSATION | LABOR DEMAND | WAGE RIGIDITY | LABOR MARKET INSTITUTIONS | UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS | SKILLED WORKERS | COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS | LABOR MARKET CONDITIONS | WAGE DISPERSION | LABOR UTILIZATION | WORKER PRODUCTIVITY | UNEMPLOYMENT RATE | YOUNG PEOPLE | COMPETITIVE LABOR MARKETS | WAGE POLICY | EMPLOYMENT RATES | INTERNATIONAL LABOR ORGANIZATION | LOCAL STAKEHOLDERS | FIRM PRODUCTIVITY
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2008, 1, MIT Press Books, ISBN 9780262141024, Volume 1, 377
Minimum wages exist in more than one hundred countries, both industrialized and developing... 
Economics | Income distribution | Labor supply | Minimum wage | United States
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2018, Binzagr Institute for Sustainable Prosperity, ISBN 9783319744476, 255
While most discussions of the minimum wage place it at the centre of a debate between those who oppose such a policy and argue it leads to greater unemployment, and those who favour it and argue... 
Wages-Government policy-United States | Income distribution-United States | Minimum wage-United States | Wages | Income distribution | Minimum wage
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2017, ISBN 9781786431462, xi, 379 pages
... to estimate comparable living wages around the world and determine gaps between living wages and prevailing wages, even in countries with limited secondary data. 
Cost and standard of living | Living wage movement | Business & Economics | Careers | Labour Economics | Radical and Feminist Economics | Political Economy | Development Economics | Minimum wage | Wages
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