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News from EPI Noncognitive Skills Deserve More Attention in Education Policy Debates
November 25, 2014

News from EPI Jobs With Justice and the Economic Policy Institute Launch GuestworkerData.org: New Site Contains Valuable Data on “H” Guestworker Programs, Including Location of Employers Utilizing H-1B Visas
November 18, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory – Should Affirmative Action Be Colorblind?
October 29, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory: The Making of Ferguson with Sherrilyn Ifill and Richard Rothstein  
October 28, 2014

News from EPI South Carolina Has the Second Lowest African American Unemployment Rate
October 27, 2014

News from EPI Rhode Island Has the Highest Hispanic Unemployment Rate in the Nation
October 27, 2014

News from EPI The African American Unemployment Rate Has Reached Its Pre-Recession Level in Ohio
October 27, 2014

News from EPI Michigan Has One of the Highest Unemployment Rates for African Americans
October 27, 2014

News from EPI Nevada Has the Highest African American and White Unemployment Rates in the Nation
October 27, 2014

News from EPI The African American Unemployment Rate Remains Most Elevated Above Its Pre-recession Level in Alabama
October 27, 2014

News from EPI New EPI Analysis of State Unemployment Data Shows Uneven Recovery by State and Race
October 27, 2014

News from EPI The Sordid History of Employer Opposition to Unions
October 27, 2014

News from EPI New EPI Feature Answers Frequently Asked Questions about Overtime Pay Rules and Explains Why They Should Be Updated
October 21, 2014

News from EPI Raising the Minimum Wage Would Take at Least 1.7 Million Workers Off Public Assistance and Reduce Safety Net Spending by at Least $7.6 Billion a Year
October 16, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory: How Mainstream Economic Thinking Imperils America
October 16, 2014

News from EPI Deliberate Segregationist Public Policy Is at the Root of the Events in Ferguson
October 15, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory: How Raising the Minimum Wage Would Cut Public Assistance Spending
October 10, 2014

News from EPI New Report Calls Higher Minimum Wage to Counter Wisconsin’s Epidemic of Poverty-Wage Work
October 8, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory: The Need for Increased Transparency within Nonimmigrant Visa Programs
October 2, 2014

News from EPI Giving More Workers the Right to Be Paid Overtime Would Be Family Friendly
September 30, 2014

News from EPI No Sign That Long-Term Unemployment Has Scarred the Employability of Workers: Boosting Demand Would Reliably Bring Down Long Term Unemployment
September 29, 2014

News from EPI Treasury Steps up with a Good Start
September 23, 2014

News from EPI Wage Theft Costs American Workers as Much as $50 Billion a Year
September 11, 2014

News from EPI Little Change in the Labor Market According to July Job Opening Data
September 9, 2014

News from EPI Legislation is Needed Immediately to Stop Corporate Inversions
September 8, 2014

News from EPI EPI To Hold Media Teleconference on 2013 Census Data on Income and Poverty
September 5, 2014

News from EPI Misclassification Robs Workers of Pay and Benefits, Hurts Honest Companies
September 4, 2014

News from EPI The Most Rigorous Studies Show Minimum-Wage Increases Have Little to no Effect on Employment
September 4, 2014

News from EPI Updating the Overtime Threshold Would Protect Workers Who Need It the Most
September 2, 2014

News from EPI Labor Law Experts To Hold Press Call On FedEx Decisions and Employee Misclassification: FedEx Decisions Are a Victory For Workers and Responsible Employers—Misclassification Cheats Workers, Good Employers, and Governments
August 28, 2014

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