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The Living Wage: In the Public Interest? Increasing the Quality of Life for Families and Communities

January 1, 1996

This report explores the relationship among minimum wage income, government subsidies, and workers' tax contributions. The report provides a snapshot of current minimum wage income relative to basic need household expenses and includes relevant income-tested government entitlement subsidies. A companion snapshot for a living wage1 provides a point of comparison.