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  • Study: Minimum wage 'an effective tool' for increasing incomes of older workers

    Photo of Mark Borgschulte, a professor of economics at Illinois.

    In an era of rising inequality and aging populations in the U.S., the effect of the minimum wage on the labor market for older workers is increasingly important, says new research from Mark Borgschulte, a professor of economics at Illinois.

    Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

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  • Editor’s notes:  To contact Mark Borgschulte, email markborg@illinois.edu.

    The paper “Minimum wages and retirement” is available online.