IRLE

“The Major Interdisciplinary Journal in the Field of Employment and Labor Relations”

-Daniel J.B. Mitchell


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Forthcoming Issue

Special issue in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Fair Labor Standards Act
Co-edited by Michael Reich and Jesse Rothstein

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October 2015

Volume 54, Issue 4

 

Introductions

Preface from the U.S. Secretary of Labor
THOMAS PEREZ

The History of Economic thought on the Minimum Wage
ALAN KRUEGER

The U.S. Minimum Wage in Historical Perspective
MICHAEL REICH

Articles

Explaining the Small Employment Effects of the Minimum Wage in the United States
JOHN SCHMITT

Who is Affected by the Minimum Wage
DALE BELMAN, KRITKONR NAWAKITPHAITOON, AND PAUL WOLFSON

Tipped Wage Effects on Earnings and Employment in Full Service Restaurants
SYLVIA ALLEGRETTO AND CARL NADLER

Pay Secrecy and the Gender Wage Gap in the United States
MARLENE KIM

The Effects of Minimum Wages on Food Stamp Enrollment and Expenditures
MICHAEL REICH AND RACHEL WEST

Not Enough Hours in the Day: Work Hour Insecurity and a New Approach to Wage and Hour Regulation
CHARLOTTE ALEXANDER AND ANNA HALEY-LOCK

FLSA Working Hours Reform: Effects on Worker Well-Being in an Economic Framework
LONNIE GOLDEN

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