Minimum Wage Research

The Effects of a $15 Minimum Wage by 2019 in San Jose and Santa Clara County

June10, 2016 | , , , , and | Brief

Producing Poverty: The Public Cost of Low-Wage Production Jobs in Manufacturing

May 10, 2016 | , , and | Brief

$15 Minimum Wage in California: Who Would be Affected by the Proposal to Raise California's Minimum Wage?

March 30, 2016 |  and  | Brief

The Effects of a $15 Minimum Wage in New York State

March 10, 2016 |  and  | Brief

FORKED: A New Standard for American Dining

February 10, 2016 |  | Books/Edited Volumes

The Public Cost of Low Wages in New York

January 26, 2016 |  and  | Brief

Enforcing City Minimum Wage Laws in California: Best Practices and City-State Partnerships

October 23, 2015 |  and  | Report

Ending Jim Crow in America's Restaurants: Racial and Gender Occupational Segregation in the Restaurant Industry

October 5, 2015 |  and  | Report

Contra Costa County's Proposed Minimum Wage Law: A Prospective Impact Study

September 21, 2015 |  and  | Brief

Estimated Impact of a Proposed Minimum Wage Law for Sacramento

August 5, 2015 |  and  | Report

Data and Methods for Estimating the Impact of Proposed Local Minimum Wage Laws

August 5, 2015 |  and  | Brief

The Proposed Minimum Wage Law for Los Angeles: Economic Impacts and Policy Options

March 20, 2015 |  and  | Report

The Mayor of Los Angeles' Proposed City Minimum Wage Policy: A Prospective Impact Study

September 1, 2014 |  and  | Report

San Francisco's Proposed City Minimum Wage Law: A Prospective Impact Study

August 27, 2014 |  and  | Report

Fact Sheet: Estimated Impact of San Diego's Proposed Minimum Wage Law

June 29, 2014 |  and  | Brief

Ten Dollars or Thirteen Dollars? Comparing the Effects of State Minimum Wage Increases in California

June 2014 | Sylvia A. Allegretto, Michael Reich and Rachel West | Brief

The Impact of Oakland's Proposed City Minimum Wage Law: A Prospective Study

June 16, 2014 |  and  | Report

Data and Methods for Estimating the Impact of Proposed Local Minimum Wage Laws

June 16, 2014 |  and  | Brief

Workforce Issues and Energy Efficiency Programs: A Plan for California's Utilities

May 8, 2014 |  and  | Report

Local Minimum Wage Laws: Impacts on Workers, Families and Businesses

March 1, 2014 |  and  | Report

When Mandates Work: Raising Labor Standards at the Local Level

January 22, 2014 |  and  | Books/Edited Volumes

Labor Standards and the Reorganization of Work: Gaps in Data and Research

January 1, 2014 |  | Report

Fast Food, Poverty Wages: The Public Cost of Low-Wage Jobs in the Fast-Food Industry

October 15, 2013 |  and  |Report

To Work With Dignity: The Unfinished March Toward a Decent Minimum Wage

August 26, 2013 |  and  | Report

Work, Money and Power: Unions in the 21st Century

August 23, 2013 |  | Books/Edited Volumes

Behind the Kitchen Door

February 12, 2013 |  | Books/Edited Volumes

Course Correction: Reversing Wage Erosion to Restore Good Jobs at American Airports

January 1, 2013 |  and  | Report

A Dime a Day: The Impact of the Miller/Harkin Minimum Wage Proposal on the Price of Food

October 24, 2012 |  and  | Report

Increasing the Minimum Wage in San Jose: Benefits and Costs

October 2012 | Michael Reich | Brief

Fact Sheet: Analysis of Domestic Workers Bill of Rights (AB 889)

June 21, 2011 |  | Brief

Living Wage Policies and Big-Box Retail: How a Higher Wage Standard Would Impact Walmart Workers and Shoppers

April 1, 2011 |  and  | Brief

Creating Good Jobs in Our Communities: How Higher Wage Standards Affect Economic Development and Employment

November 1, 2010 |  and  | Report

New Approaches to Organizing Women and Young Workers: Social Media & Work Family Issues

July 1, 2010 |  and  | Report

Family-Friendly Workplaces: Do Unions Make a Difference?

July 1, 2010 |  and  | Report

Raising The Bar: The Hunters Point Shipyard and Candlestick Point Development Community Benefits Agreement

May 1, 2010 |  | Brief

Health Impact Assessment of the California Healthy Families, Healthy Workplaces Act of 2008

July 1, 2008 |  and  | Report

Beyond the Mountaintop: King's Prescription for Poverty

April 2, 2008 |  and  | Report

Living Wage Policies and Wal-Mart: How a Higher Wage Standard Would Impact Wal-Mart Workers and Shoppers

December 1, 2007 |  and  | Brief

Wal-Mart and Job Quality—What Do We Know, and Should We Care?

October 16, 2005 |  and  | Report

The Wages and Self-Sufficiency of Unionized Hotel Workers in San Francisco

September 29, 2004 |  | Brief

Assessing the Distribution of Wage Increases and Answering Public Questions Regarding a San Francisco Minimum Wage

October 1, 2003 |  | Brief

Living Wages and Economic Performance: The San Francisco Airport Model

March 1, 2003 |  and  | Report

The Impact of a Large Wage Increase on the Workforce Stability of IHSS Home Care Workers in San Francisco County

November 1, 2002 |  | Report

Living Wages and Airport Security

September 20, 2001 |  and  | Report

Living Wages at the Port of Oakland

December 1, 1999 |  and  | Report

Living Wage Campaigns in the Economic Policy Arena: Four Case Studies from California

June 1, 1999 |  and  | Report