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The minimum wage, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Label
The minimum wage
Title
The minimum wage
Statement of responsibility
Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains twenty-seven essays that present different perspectives on the minimum wage laws
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
331.2/30973
Index
index present
LC call number
HD4918
LC item number
.M59 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Berlatsky, Noah
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minimum wage
  • Minimum wage
  • Critical thinking
Label
The minimum wage, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • What impact does the minimum wage have on workers? -- What impact does the minimum wage have on business and the economy? -- How does the minimum wage affect immigration? -- What are the issues surrounding the minimum wage in other countries?
  • A low minimum wage hurts women, children, and minorities
  • William E. Spriggs
  • The minimum wage hurts black teen workers
  • Richard W. Rahn and Izzy Santa
  • Most teens can find jobs paying more than minimum wage
  • Kevin D. Williamson
  • The minimum wage hurts small businesses
  • Joseph J. Sabia
  • The minimum wage helps small businesses
  • Business for a Fair Minimum Wage
  • The minimum wage helps low-income workers
  • Increasing the minimum wage favors megastores like Wal-Mart
  • Timothy P. Carney
  • Wal-Mart historically has fought increases in the minimum wage
  • Harold Meyerson
  • The minimum wage is an unethical infringement of economic freedom
  • Laurence M. Vance
  • The attack on the minimum wage is an unethical assault on the economy
  • Stephen Herrington
  • Raising and enforcing the minimum wage would reduce illegal immigration
  • Ivan Light
  • Kai Filion
  • Raising the minimum wage would not reduce illegal immigration
  • David R. Henderson
  • Abolishing the minimum wage would reduce illegal immigration
  • Economic Edge
  • The minimum wage is irrelevant to illegal immigration
  • Thomas Andrew Olson
  • Reducing immigration is better than raising the minimum wage
  • Steven A. Camarota
  • Neither immigration nor the minimum wage hurts the economy
  • Invictus
  • Minimum wage hikes hurt low-income workers
  • Raising the minimum wage in Canada helps the poor and the economy
  • Jim Stanford
  • Raising the minimum wage in Canada will hurt those it is meant to help
  • Harvey Enchin
  • Australia must raise the minimum wage higher
  • Noel Holt
  • Raising Australia's minimum wage will hurt businesses
  • PM
  • Demand for an increased minimum wage triggered protests in Egypt
  • Joel Beinin
  • James Sherk
  • China's increase of its minimum wages may fuel inflation
  • Moming Zhou
  • Ireland must lower all wages to regain economic competitiveness
  • Fionnuala Carolan
  • A higher minimum wage could benefit Bangladesh
  • Sajjadur Rahman and Brendan Weston
  • The California minimum wage unfairly enriches low-income workers
  • Wayne Lusvardi
  • A higher minimum wage for tipped workers would help women especially
  • Rajesh D. Nayak and Paul K. Sonn
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9780737757422
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011031457
Other control number
  • 9780737757415
  • 9780737757422
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky239729850
  • (OCoLC)745609860
  • 820794
Label
The minimum wage, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • What impact does the minimum wage have on workers? -- What impact does the minimum wage have on business and the economy? -- How does the minimum wage affect immigration? -- What are the issues surrounding the minimum wage in other countries?
  • A low minimum wage hurts women, children, and minorities
  • William E. Spriggs
  • The minimum wage hurts black teen workers
  • Richard W. Rahn and Izzy Santa
  • Most teens can find jobs paying more than minimum wage
  • Kevin D. Williamson
  • The minimum wage hurts small businesses
  • Joseph J. Sabia
  • The minimum wage helps small businesses
  • Business for a Fair Minimum Wage
  • The minimum wage helps low-income workers
  • Increasing the minimum wage favors megastores like Wal-Mart
  • Timothy P. Carney
  • Wal-Mart historically has fought increases in the minimum wage
  • Harold Meyerson
  • The minimum wage is an unethical infringement of economic freedom
  • Laurence M. Vance
  • The attack on the minimum wage is an unethical assault on the economy
  • Stephen Herrington
  • Raising and enforcing the minimum wage would reduce illegal immigration
  • Ivan Light
  • Kai Filion
  • Raising the minimum wage would not reduce illegal immigration
  • David R. Henderson
  • Abolishing the minimum wage would reduce illegal immigration
  • Economic Edge
  • The minimum wage is irrelevant to illegal immigration
  • Thomas Andrew Olson
  • Reducing immigration is better than raising the minimum wage
  • Steven A. Camarota
  • Neither immigration nor the minimum wage hurts the economy
  • Invictus
  • Minimum wage hikes hurt low-income workers
  • Raising the minimum wage in Canada helps the poor and the economy
  • Jim Stanford
  • Raising the minimum wage in Canada will hurt those it is meant to help
  • Harvey Enchin
  • Australia must raise the minimum wage higher
  • Noel Holt
  • Raising Australia's minimum wage will hurt businesses
  • PM
  • Demand for an increased minimum wage triggered protests in Egypt
  • Joel Beinin
  • James Sherk
  • China's increase of its minimum wages may fuel inflation
  • Moming Zhou
  • Ireland must lower all wages to regain economic competitiveness
  • Fionnuala Carolan
  • A higher minimum wage could benefit Bangladesh
  • Sajjadur Rahman and Brendan Weston
  • The California minimum wage unfairly enriches low-income workers
  • Wayne Lusvardi
  • A higher minimum wage for tipped workers would help women especially
  • Rajesh D. Nayak and Paul K. Sonn
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9780737757422
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011031457
Other control number
  • 9780737757415
  • 9780737757422
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky239729850
  • (OCoLC)745609860
  • 820794

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