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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

News from EPI Wages for the Vast Majority of Workers Stay Flat in 2014
August 27, 2014

News from EPI EPI’s Heidi Shierholz Named Chief Economist at the U.S. Department of Labor
August 25, 2014

News from EPI Restaurant Workers Are More Likely to Be in Poverty than Other Workers
August 21, 2014

News from EPI Updated Overtime Rules Would Cover 6.1 Million Workers: Lower Income Women and People of Color Will Benefit from Updated Overtime Rule
August 20, 2014

News from EPI The Fed Should Continue Its Support for a Jobs Recovery
August 19, 2014

News from EPI The Federal Reserve Should Take Note: High Long-Term Unemployment is a Clear Indicator of a Weak Economy
August 19, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory: EPI to Release Analysis of Wage Growth New Data
August 14, 2014

News from EPI New EPI Feature Answers Frequently Asked Questions about Immigration and the U.S. Labor Market
August 12, 2014

News from EPI June JOLTS Data Show the Labor Market Remains Lukewarm Five Years Into the Recovery
August 12, 2014

News from EPI Soft GDP Growth Should Convince the Fed Not to Tighten Anytime Soon
July 30, 2014

News from EPI State Cuts to Unemployment Insurance Did Little to Boost Employment or Save Money
July 28, 2014

News from EPI Reps. Frankel, Deutch, and Himes and EPI’s Daniel Costa To Discuss Legislation To Confront Human Trafficking
July 24, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory: Economists, Workers, and Faith Leaders Urge the FOMC to Continue Pushing for a Full Recovery
July 22, 2014

News from EPI EPI Releases New State and Demographic Data on Long-term Unemployment
July 17, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory: EPI to Host Forum on Why Tipped Workers Need a Raise
July 15, 2014

News from EPI The Separate Tipped Minimum Wage Should Be Eliminated
July 10, 2014

News from EPI Education Scholar Raises Concerns Regarding DCPS Claims of Gains in Student Proficiency
July 10, 2014

News from EPI New EPI Paper: Overtime Pay Threshold Should Be $1,122
July 9, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory: BBA to Hold Press Call on Real vs. Claimed Achievement Trends among DCPS Students
July 8, 2014

News from EPI In May, Job Openings Up, but Quits Flat and Hires Down
July 8, 2014

News from EPI Civil Rights Act of 1964 Shows the Importance of Local and Grassroots Efforts in Precipitating Large-Scale Change
July 2, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory: EPI to Hold Press Call on Tipped Minimum Wage
July 2, 2014

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