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News from EPI Further delaying full implementation of the fiduciary rule will cost retirement savers $7.3 billion
July 21, 2017

News from EPI Nearly every state experiences job growth in June
July 21, 2017

News from EPI Top CEOs took home 271 times more than the typical worker in 2016
July 20, 2017

News from EPI Potential macroeconomic payoff to increased infrastructure investment could be large
July 18, 2017

News from EPI DHS is expanding the H-2B guestworker program by 15,000 visas, but latest data show little evidence of labor shortages in top H-2B jobs
July 17, 2017

News from EPI How bad policy amplified the costs of globalization for American workers
July 11, 2017

News from EPI Promising job growth after slowness this year, but wage growth still disappoints
July 7, 2017

News from EPI Trump administration is siding with financial advisers over workers saving for retirement
July 6, 2017

News from EPI Trump administration sides with big business over working people by acting to weaken the overtime rule
June 30, 2017

News from EPI Fiduciary rule RFI hurts retirement savers and wastes taxpayer money
June 30, 2017

News from EPI Even one unpaid sick day puts low-wage workers’ economic security at risk
June 28, 2017

News from EPI Overtime RFI is a thinly-veiled attempt to weaken or kill the updated rule
June 27, 2017

News from EPI University of Washington analysis of Seattle minimum wage increase is fundamentally flawed
June 26, 2017

News from EPI Most state labor markets improve in May, a handful continue to see rising unemployment and slow job growth
June 16, 2017

News from EPI Fed should return to setting policy by evidence, not autopilot
June 14, 2017

News from EPI Federal Reserve should increase target inflation rate to prepare for future recessions
June 9, 2017

News from EPI CHOICE Act would make future financial crises more likely
June 8, 2017

News from EPI Weakening the overtime rule would hurt low-wage and middle-class workers
June 7, 2017

News from EPI Janus case is nothing more than an attack on working people
June 6, 2017

News from EPI Soft jobs report in May is clear evidence we have not reached genuine full employment
June 2, 2017

News from EPI Attack on joint employer standard is an attack on collective bargaining
May 31, 2017

News from EPI Conflicted advice hurts retirement savings in every state: Annual losses range from $1.9 billion in California to $24.2 million in Wyoming
May 30, 2017

News from EPI Congress should give working families a raise and swiftly pass the Raise the Wage Act of 2017
May 25, 2017

News from EPI Media Advisory: The Color of Law
May 24, 2017

News from EPI No evidence that automation leads to joblessness or inequality
May 24, 2017

News from EPI States’ unemployment rates improving for all races and ethnicities, but pockets of high unemployment remain
May 17, 2017

News from EPI EPI Policy Center strongly opposes the Regulatory Accountability Act
May 16, 2017

News from EPI Lawrence Mishel to step down as EPI president
May 16, 2017

News from EPI Former Secretary of Labor Tom Perez joins EPI’s Board of Directors
May 15, 2017

News from EPI Employers steal $15 billion a year from workers by paying less than the minimum wage
May 10, 2017

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