The Effect of the Minimum Wage on Employment and Unemployment

In a comment on my blog post about the proposed $15 federal minimum wage, frequent (and careful) commenter KevinDC quotes my statement: Here’s what they found. The vast majority of studies, 79.3 percent, found that a higher minimum wage led to less employment. He then comments: I like the precise wording here by using the … Continue reading The Effect of the Minimum Wage on Employment and Unemployment