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Increasing the Minimum Wage
An overview of the pros and cons of increasing the minimum wage.
# 125119 | 250 words | 4 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Economics (Labor) , Economics (National)

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This brief essay discusses benefits and drawbacks of increasing the minimum wage and concludes the minimum wage should not be increased and perhaps even abolished.

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"There are many individuals who support raising the minimum wage because they believe it will benefit workers, help reduce poverty and spur economic development. One economist argues that raising the minimum wage by a dollar would only restore the real value of the minimum wage to what it formerly was, since the minimum wage has eroded significant worth, only ... percent of its value. Others argue increasing the minimum wage is necessary to help poor working families pay for groceries and rent. Raising..."

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