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    • Housing and the American Dream: Unions Have a Role; So Does Government 

      Parente, Frank (1995-10-01)
      [Excerpt] The American Dream of home ownership is slipping from the grasp of working people. Decent and affordable apartments in locations near to work and the amenities of life are also harder to find. The 1980’s and ...
    • Productivity Grows, But Workers Don’t Share 

      Cunningham, Bill (1996-01-01)
      [Excerpt] Productivity growth increased substantially in the 1990s. For each hour that a worker spends on the job, more is being produced. The higher productivity has lowered costs and boosted company revenues, but workers ...
    • Restore the Floor: It’s Time to Raise the Minimum Wage 

      Gold, Iain (1995-10-01)
      [Excerpt] In 1994 there were 4.1 million hourly workers who were paid the minimum wage or less which represents 6.2 percent of all workers paid on an hourly basis. These estimates are conservative as this total does not ...