Region Focus

Summer 2007

Policy Update

Federal Minimum Wage Increased
By Vanessa Sumo

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Eissa, Nada, and Hilary Hoynes. "Behavioral Responses to Taxes: Lessons from the EITC and Labor Supply." NBER Working Paper No. 11729, November 2005.

Neumark, David, and William Wascher. "Using the EITC to Help Poor Families: New Evidence and a Comparison with the Minimum Wage." NBER Working Paper No. 7599, March 2000.

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