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Why Raising the Minimum Wage Will Grow the Economy, Not Kill Jobs Share This

Rob Atkinson | Feb 19, 2021 | minimum wage

Whenever Congress debates raising the minimum wage, policymakers reflexively turn to economists for advice, and nearly all economists, regardless of their ideological orientation, say with unyielding conviction that a higher minimum wage will produce higher unemployment. The only difference between conservative and liberal economists is that they latter say the increase will be negligible, but […]

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