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Abolish the Minimum Wage : A Debate / Intelligence Squared.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorIntelligence2.
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2014], ©2013.
Description1 streaming video file (100 min.) : sound, color
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Contents Abolish the Minimum Wage Debate "Housekeeping" (5:45) -- For the Motion: Russell Roberts (6:28) -- Against the Motion: Jared Bernstein (6:31) -- For the Motion: Jared Dorn (7:08) -- Against the Motion: Karen Kornbluh (6:22) -- QA: Impact of Eliminating Minimum Wage (5:57) -- QA: Empirical Evidence on Employment Effects (7:22) -- QA: Logical Argument on Employment Effects (4:36) -- QA: Moral Argument on Minimum Wage (5:46) -- QA: Do Tuition Costs Make Minimum Wage Necessary? (2:43) -- QA: Would a Living Wage Save Taxpayers Money? (5:17) -- QA: Is the Earned Income Tax Credit An Alternative to Minimum Wage? (1:49) -- QA: Would Eliminating Minimum Wage Increase Poverty? (3:29) -- QA: Does a Low Minimum Wage Have Major Effects? (2:20) -- QA: Is Minimum Wage Separable from Larger Ideological Debates (5:34) -- Closing Statement Against: Jared Bernstein (3:01) -- Closing Statement For: Russell Roberts (2:04) -- Closing Statement Against: Karen Kornbluh (1:43) -- Closing Statement For: James Dorn (1:34) -- Abolish the Minimum Wage: Final Vote Results (1:28)
Abstract Supporters of a minimum wage argue that it fights poverty by providing all workers a basic income to enable them to afford food, rent, and other necessities. Opponents argue that it increases unemployment. Should the minimum wage be abolished?
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 01, 2014.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
General notePart of the series Intelligence Squared.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 9 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
LanguageClosed-captioned.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: Intelligence Squared, 2013.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Publisher number58347 Films Media Group

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