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Myth and Measurement

by David Card

  • 159 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Employment & unemployment,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • USA,
  • Economics - Theory,
  • Business & Economics / Economics / General,
  • Economics,
  • Political Science and International Relations,
  • Sociology,
  • Labor

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7757147M
    ISBN 100691048231
    ISBN 109780691048239
    OCLC/WorldCa31374050

      Book Review: The Long-Run Impact of Minimum Wage Research: A Case Study of Myth and Measurement. Show all authors. Arindrajit Dube. Arindrajit Dube. See all articles by this author. Search Google Scholar for this author. Review of Myth Cited by: 1. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

      Myth and Measurement: The New Economics of the Minimum Wage - Twentieth-Anniversary Edition - Ebook written by David Card, Alan B. Krueger. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Myth and Measurement: The New Economics of the Minimum Wage - Twentieth 5/5(1). Alan Krueger’s recent appointment to head the Council of Economic Advisers has led to renewed interest in his book on minimum wages, coauthored with David Card, called Myth and Measurement. In that book, published in , the authors forcefully argued that the evidence showing minimum wage increases killed jobs was : Roosevelt Institute.

    Card and Krueger expanded on this initial article in their book Myth and Measurement: The New Economics of the Minimum Wage. They argued that the negative employment effects of minimum wage laws are minimal if not non-existent. For example, they look at the increase in New Jersey's minimum wage, the rise in California's minimum.   Myth and Measurement by David Card, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(12).


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CK's creative careful, and above-the-board empirical work is a model of how /5(8). Myth and Measurement should be a very important book. It essentially settles the policy debate on the minimum wage, and the economics profession should spend a good bit of time engaging in profound reflection and in testing some of the field's first principles."—Voice Literary Supplement.

David Card and Alan B. Krueger have already made national news with their pathbreaking research on the minimum wage. Here they present a powerful new challenge to the conventional view that higher minimum wages reduce jobs for low-wage workers. In a work that has important implications for public policy as well as for the direction of economic research, the authors put standard economic theory Reviews: 1.

"Myth and Measurement may well be the most important labor economics monograph of the s."Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Industrial and Labor Relations Review "Although this book raises very sharp questions about the practice of labor economics, the book itself is terrific.

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