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The unemployment rate for 16 to 19-year-olds was an astonishingly high 23.8 percent last month.  The United States is facing a youth employment crisis. Young workers are finding...
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Does the Minimum Wage Hurt Workers?

Students, get a full week of this at a summer seminar: lrnlbty.co The minimum wage sounds nice on the surface: workers earning $8 per hour would certainly be better off if they were earning $12 per hour instead. But economics professor Antony Davies explains that this view of the minimum wage overlooks an important detail: The minimum wage does not force employers to pay a particular wage to every worker; it forces employers to pay a particular wage to every worker they choose to keep. While the minimum wage may be well-intentioned public policy, it often huts the very workers most in need of our help.
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