The Contribution of the Minimum Wage to U.S. Wage Inequality over Three Decades: A Reassessment
NBER Working Paper No. 16533
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We thank Daron Acemoglu, Joshua Angrist, Stephen Haider, Lawrence Katz, David Lee, Thomas Lemieux, Emmanuel Saez, Gary Solon and many seminar participants for valuable suggestions. We also thank David Lee for providing data on minimum wage laws by state. Autor acknowledges financial support from the National Science Foundation (CAREER SES-0239538). The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Federal Reserve System, its staff,
or the National Bureau of Economic Research.