The Low-Wage Labor Market: Challenges and Opportunities for Economic Self-Sufficiency

Research Report

The Low-Wage Labor Market: Challenges and Opportunities for Economic Self-Sufficiency

Executive Summary

Abstract

The low-wage labor market has come increasingly into the policy spotlight following welfare reform, as states strive to move welfare recipients into employment. In this volume, experts in labor market analysis synthesize the current literature on the low-wage labor market and highlight important policy implications flowing from their review.

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