Testimony of Mark Price, Labor Economist, Keystone Research Center Council of the City of Philadelphia Committee on Labor and Civil Service Hearing on Bill #180846

Authors: 
Mark Price
Publication Date: 
November 20, 2018

My name is Mark Price and I hold a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Utah. I am a Labor Economist at the Keystone Research Center (KRC), a non-partisan economic think tank based in Harrisburg. I’m submitting to council this testimony in support of Bill #180846 which would gradually phase in a minimum wage of $15 an hour for employees of city contractors.  

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