Wages
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Equal Pay Day
Worker Power
Top Charts

Rising wage inequality and slow and uneven hourly wage growth for the vast majority of workers have been defining features of the U.S. labor market for the last four decades, despite steady productivity growth. Read the State of Working America Wages 2019 

Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) show that there was an upsurge in major strike activity in 2018 and 2019, marking a 35-year high for the number of workers involved in a major work stoppage over a two-year period. Read the report

Change is happening in workplaces all across America. Working people are joining together and organizing, mobilizing, and striking for fairness and justice—and they are winning.  Read about the Building Worker Power project

EPI’s Top Charts of 2019 highlight the economic policy priorities that must be addressed in 2020.  See the charts

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