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New Research Links Increased Minimum Wage to Reduced Child Maltreatment

The Chronicle of Social Change, August 29, 2017

Advocates claim that raising the minimum wage would lift many families out of poverty and reduce income equality, but that’s not all; a new study co-authored by Assistant Professor of Public Policy Kerri Raissian contends that a rise in wages would also help to reduce child maltreatment.

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