While members of the U.S. Senate considered the first increase in minimum wage in a decade, the Carsey Institute released findings of a study showing that it would benefit rural, low-wage workers every bit as much, if not more, than workers in big cities.
National Fact Sheet No. 4
Durham, N.H. : Carsey Institute, University of New Hampshire
O'Hare, William P., "Rural workers would benefit more than urban workers from an increase in the federal minimum wage" (2007). The Carsey School of Public Policy at the Scholars' Repository. Paper 19.
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