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News from EPI The Economy Can Afford to Raise the Minimum Wage to $12.00 by 2020
April 30, 2015

News from EPI America’s Real Spending Problem Has Nothing to Do with the Deficit
April 28, 2015

News from EPI EPI to Hold Press Call on Raising the Minimum Wage to $12 by 2020
April 27, 2015

News from EPI Raising the Minimum Wage to $12 by 2020 Would Benefit 37.7 Million Workers
April 24, 2015

News from EPI Trans-Pacific Partnership and Trade Resources
April 22, 2015

News from EPI Wages are 3.1 Percent Lower in “Right to Work” States : Annual wages in RTW states are $1558 lower for a typical full-time worker
April 22, 2015

News from EPI U.S. Lags Behind China, Japan, and Germany in Export Performance
April 20, 2015

News from EPI The Trans-Pacific Partnership Will Likely Harm the Majority of American Workers
April 16, 2015

News from EPI At Least 17 Percent of Workers Have Unstable Schedules
April 9, 2015

News from EPI Too Soon to Sound the Alarm, but March Jobs Numbers Should Give Us Pause
April 3, 2015

News from EPI McDonald’s Wage Increase is Good News, but More Can and Should be Done for Workers
April 1, 2015

News from EPI State Innovation Exchange Teams up with Economic Policy Institute and EARN to Promote Policy Agenda to Raise Wages: Partnership will add policy-making muscle to SiX’s push to support progressive state legislators and keep working Americans out of poverty
March 31, 2015

News from EPI Full Employment Disproportionately Helps African American Workers
March 30, 2015

News from EPI Black Unemployment Is Still Higher Than Pre-recession Levels in 28 States
March 26, 2015

News from EPI EPI Lays Out Agenda to Raise America’s Pay
March 19, 2015

News from EPI Congressional Progressive Caucus Budget Would Put U.S. Economy on the Path to Durable Full Employment
March 18, 2015

News from EPI More than Half of Los Angeles Families Struggle to Secure a Modest Standard of Living
March 12, 2015

News from EPI Cuts to State Unemployment Insurance Programs Have Left a Record Number of Jobless Workers Behind
March 9, 2015

News from EPI Job Growth Continues Apace, but Wage Growth is Nowhere to be Seen
March 6, 2015

News from EPI Hybrid and Cash-Balance Pension Plans Are All Risk, No Reward
March 5, 2015

News from EPI Sex, Lies and Justice: A Discussion on Campus Sexual Assault, Title IX Compliance, and Due Process
March 3, 2015

News from EPI Wal-Mart News Shows Broad Based Wage Growth is Still Lacking
February 19, 2015

News from EPI Wages Stagnated or Fell for Workers Across the Board in 2014
February 19, 2015

News from EPI Media Advisory: EPI to Release New Analysis of Wage Trends in 2014
February 13, 2015

News from EPI Paid Sick Leave is a Wise Investment for Maryland Workers and Businesses
February 12, 2015

News from EPI The Problem We All Live With: Residential Segregation and Implications for Education and Urban Policy
February 11, 2015

News from EPI EPI Releases Guidebook for Understanding How the Fed Works and How to Make it Work Harder for Main Street
February 9, 2015

News from EPI Solid Start to the Year, but a Long Road Ahead
February 6, 2015

News from EPI ESEA Reauthorization Should Focus on Alleviating the Effects of Poverty on Educational Achievement: The need to address the social and economic impediments holding back children is more urgent than ever
February 5, 2015

News from EPI “Right to Work” Is the Wrong Answer for New Mexico’s Economy
February 4, 2015

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