How Stories Control Our Economic Reality

HELP ME MAKE MORE VIDEOS: TWITTER: me here: thenerdwriter@gmail.comSOURCES AND FURTHER READINGNick Hanauer, "A report that analyzed every minimum-wage hike since 1938 should put a bunch of nonsense ideas to rest" (via Business Insider) 2016 Desilver, "5 Facts About The Minimum Wage" (via Pew Research Center) Ball, "A Plutocrat's Case for Raising the Minimum Wage" (via The Atlantic) Feb 2016 Johnson, "See the Minimum Wage in All 50 States" (via TIME) 2016, "The Distribution of Household Income andFederal Taxes, 2013" Torres, "A year in, ‘the sky is not falling’ from Seattle’s minimum-wage hike" (via The Seattle Times) 2016 Fairchild, "Minimum Wage Would Be $21.72 If It Kept Pace With Increases In Productivity: Study" (via The Huffington Post) 2013 Mishel, "The Wedges Between Productivity and Median Compensation Growth" (via the Economic Policy Institute) 2012 Yglesias, "The most important chart about the American economy you'll see this year" (via Vox) 2014