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University of Massachusetts-Amherst Economists, Colleagues Find No Change in Overall Numbers of Low-Wage Jobs Following Minimum Wage Increases

Aug 05, 2019 - Targeted News Service

[TNSresearch] -- The University of Massachusetts's Amherst campus issued the following news:

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- Groundbreaking study is the first focused on the employment effects of minimum wages to be published in the Quarterly Journal of Economics since the early 1990s

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Economists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst along with colleagues from University College London and the Economic Policy Institute have found that the overall number of low-wage jobs remained essent...