Would Increasing the Minimum Wage Reduce Poverty?
By The Congressional Budget Office. February 18, 2014;
This Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report was prepared in response to interest expressed by a
number of Members of Congress. In keeping with CBO’s mandate to provide objective, impartial
analysis, the report contains no recommendations.
By David A. Lopez. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Page One Economics Newsletter, March 2012;
Income inequality has been rising in the United States and other developed countries. The March 2012 Page One Economics Newsletter discusses income inequality, its causes, and some possible policy solutions.