• Why the minimum wage hurts the economy

    Von am 5. März 2014

    |Opinion| An American neo-liberal perspective on the minimum wage: Min­i­mum wage laws, though well in­ten­tioned, have not im­proved liv­ing stan­dards for low in­come earn­ers. Worse still, the ill ef­fects of this tam­per­ing with the mar­ket are hid­ing in plain sight, yet we still cling to it with ar­gu­ments that ap­peal to emo­tions rather than rea­son.