The reason: Immigrants help increase labor demand as well as labor supply.
Politicians can’t repeal the laws of supply and demand.
But the campaign workers complaining about their union-negotiated salaries are being hypocritical too.
Progressive populists have decided making a lot of money is prima facie evidence of criminality and that inequality is the cardinal sin of our age. Nope.
And they've made the U.S. economy 9 percent smaller than it would it otherwise be.
New study finds that workers living in cities that welcome immigrants generally earn higher wages.
"The reality is patriarchy."
Want to change the rules? Go ask Congress.
But low-skilled workers are the ones who suffer when government makes it more expensive to employ people.
Because it would have hurt an already anemic economy. Sound familiar?
Is Donald Trump ever right about anything?
Still relying on a misleading statistic.
Inflation-adjusted wages haven't gone up, the cost of living has for the most part gone down.
Success is seen as a disaster when you care more about income inequality than mobility.
"America's largest civic experiment to close the gender wage gap" is launching in Boston. It won't work.
Pay freeze over, for government types anyway.
Washington Post columnist Robert Samuelson makes the case.
Power to the individual, not to the state!
Or, how to prove your beliefs don't work in the real world.