Government Should Bear the Minimum-Wage-Hike Burden
A wage subsidy could put additional money from taxpayers into each low-wage paycheck, while encouraging employers to create jobs not eliminate them.
The True Cost of a ‘Living Wage’
Whether a minimum wage hike will destroy jobs as opponents claim, or help to combat poverty as supporters argue, is a question of perspective.
New Overtime Pay Rules: How to Adjust
Employers have some decisions to make to comply with the new DoL regulation that raises the salary threshold for overtime pay.
Fed Finds Wage Growth in Some Regions
Latest "Beige Book" survey may fuel confidence in the economy as the central bank considers interest-rate policy later this month.
Labor Costs Stagnant
The U.S. employment cost index rose just 0.2% in the second quarter, the smallest increase in 33 years.