The Effects of a $15 Minimum Wage in New York State

Empire State

Michael Reich, Sylvia Allegretto, Ken Jacobs and Claire Montialoux
March 2016
CWED Brief #2016-01

 


Center on Wage and Employment Dynamics

The CWED was established in June 2007 to provide a focus for projects on wage and employment dynamics in contemporary labor markets. Current research topics include:

  • Minimum Wage Impacts
  • Tipped Worker Labor Markets
  • Transformation of Retail Labor Markets
  • Health Insurance and Health Policy
  • Immigration
  • Worker Turnover and Job Training
  • Labor Relations and Productivity
  • Models of Low-Wage Labor Markets

New Publications

Tipped Wage Effects on Earnings and Employment in Full-Service Restaurants
Tipped Wage Effects on Earnings and Employment in Full-Service Restaurants
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Sylvia A. Allegretto and Carl Nadler. Industrial Relations. October 2015, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p622-647


Contra Costa County’s Proposed Minimum Wage Law: A Prospective Impact Study
Contra Costa County’s Proposed Minimum Wage Law: A Prospective Impact Study
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Ken Jacobs, Annette Bernhardt, Ian Perry and Michael Reich, September 2015


Estimated Impact of a Proposed Minimum Wage Law for Sacramento
Estimated Impact of a Proposed Minimum Wage Law for Sacramento
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Michael Reich, Annette Bernhardt, Ian Perry and Ken Jacobs, August 2015


The Proposed Minimum Wage Law for Los Angeles: Economic Impacts and Policy Options
The Proposed Minimum Wage Law for Los Angeles: Economic Impacts and Policy Options
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Michael Reich, Ken Jacobs, Annette Bernhardt and Ian Perry, March 2015