People say this all the time because it seems to make sense and it’s what you learn in the first…
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In theory I know that I am right, and a survey is no way to establish whether the Law of Supply and Demand applies to wages, but $15 per hour is a pretty low bar so that is probably why the effect on unemployment is deemed to be low.

I guess that people could always hire illegal immigrants at less than the minimum wage, because undocumented immigrants are not covered, at least until they are caught and deported. I understand this is how inner-city liberals in LA can afford maids and gardeners.

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