Who Earns the Minimum Wage? Persuasive Essay by ResearchRiter

Who Earns the Minimum Wage?
An argument that teens are actually the main recipients of minimum-wage income.
# 127135 | 2,000 words | 25 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Economics (Labor) , Labor Studies (General)

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This paper makes the argument that despite single women typically being viewed as the biggest group of recipients of minimum-wage income, it is actually teens who represent this group. The benefits and drawbacks of an increase in the minimum wage are also addressed.

From the Paper:

"The federal minimum wage was first established in ... with a nominal value of ... hr to the current value of ...hr. The federal minimum wage is set to increase to ...hr on June ... according to the U.S. Department of Labor. Proponents of the minimum wage say it benefits the poor especially its biggest beneficiaries, single female parents and teens. Opponents of the minimum wage say it overburdens employers in an already depressed economy, causing them to..."

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