About CWED

Founded in 2007, the Center on Wage and Employment Dynamics (CWED) is nationally recognized for its trailblazing research on the impact of minimum and subminimum wage policies, as well as the effects of the Great Recession, public sector workers, low-wage labor markets, and teacher pay.

Research areas include:

  • Minimum Wage Impacts
  • Tipped Worker Labor Markets
  • Teacher Pay
  • Labor Market Policies and Health Outcomes
  • Worker Turnover
  • Labor Relations and Productivity
  • Models of Low-Wage Labor Markets
  • Unemployment
  • Gig Worker Labor Markets