"Increasing minimum wage will cost jobs"

Dr Eric Crampton
Mike Hosking Breakfast - Newstalk ZB
25 October, 2017

The new government has suggested a $20 minimum wage in 2021, is the same as a $17.50 minimum wage today. Eric Crampton tells Mike Hosking there are already good numbers from MBIE around the effects of minimum wage increases. He says if today's minimum wage was $17.50, it would cost jobs and the country.

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