Michael Podgursky

Dr. Michael Podgursky opened his presentation by reviewing the recently released Show-Me Institute video about the impact of the minimum wage in Saint Louis's Dutchtown neighborhood. He then spoke on the side-effects of the recent minimum wage increase in Saint Louis City and the impact it has on the workers it is intended to help. His slides are available below.

About the Author

Michael Podgursky
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Michael Podgursky is a professor of economics at the University of Missouri–Columbia, where he served as department chair from 1995 to 2005.