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ARTICLES

"Disposable Workers. " Multinational Monitor  27.4 (2006): 28-32. ABI/INFORM Global. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Anderson, Joan B. "Work Behavior of the World's Poor: Theory, Evidence and Policy. "  Journal of Economic Literature  42.4 (2004): 1145-1146. ABI/INFORM Global. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Boushey, Heather, Cherry, Robert. "The Severe Implications of the Economic Downturn on Working Families. " Working USA  6.3 (2003): 35. ProQuest Health Management. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Clark, Anna. "The new poor law and the breadwinner wage: Contrasting assumptions. " Journal of Social History  34.2 (2000): 261-281. Research Library. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Coldwell, Daniel III. "The Myths of the Living Wage. " Business Perspectives  16.2 (2004): 44-49. ABI/INFORM Global. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Connolly, Helen C. "Moving Up or Moving On: Who Advances in the Low-Wage Labor Market. "  Political Science Quarterly  121.1 (2006): 164-165. Research Library. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Fairlie, Robert W. "Entrepreneurship and Earnings among Young Adults from Disadvantaged Families. " Small Business Economics  25.3 (2005): 223-236. ABI/INFORM Global. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Levi, Margaret, Olson, David J., Steinman, Erich. "Living-Wage Campaigns and Laws. " Working USA  6.3 (2003): 111. ProQuest Health Management. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Lydersen, Kari. "Payday profiteers: Payday lenders targert the working poor. " Multinational Monitor  22.10 (2001): 9-15. ABI/INFORM Global. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Ness, Immanuel. "Poverty, Welfare, and the Labor Movement. " Working USA  6.3 (2003): 3. ProQuest Health Management. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Reamonn Lydon, Ian Walker. "Welfare to Work, Wages and Wage Growth*. " Fiscal Studies  26.3 (2005): 335-370. ABI/INFORM Global. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Roberts, Markley. "Shulman, Beth; The Betrayal of Work; How Low-Wage Jobs Fail 35 Million Americans." Perspectives on Political Science  33.1 (2004): 43. Research Library. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Scully-Russ, Ellen. "Agency Versus Structure: Path Dependency and Choice in Low-Wage Labor Markets. " Human Resource Development Review  4.3 (2005): 254-278. ABI/INFORM Global. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Sinn, Hans-Werner. "Migration and Social Replacement Incomes: How to Protect Low-Income Workers in the Industrialized Countries Against the Forces of Globalization and Market Integration. " International Tax and Public Finance  12.4 (2005): 375-393. ABI/INFORM Global. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Smith, Vicki. "Laboring Below the Line: The New Ethnography of Poverty, Low-Wage Work, and Survival in the Global Economy." Contemporary Sociology  32.6 (2003): 681-682. Research Library. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

Sumeetra M Thozhur, M Riley, E Szivas. "Money attitudes and pay satisfaction of the low paid. " Journal of Managerial Psychology  21.1/2 (2006): 163-172. ABI/INFORM Global. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

 Yates, Michael D. "A Statistical Portrait of the U.S. Working Class. " Monthly Review  56.11 (2005): 12-31. Research Library. ProQuest.  St. Bonaventure U. Lib., NY.  11 Nov. 2007 <http://www.proquest.com/>

 

 

BOOKS

Dynamics of economic well-being : labor force, 1992--1993 : a perspective on low-wage workers /
by Ryscavage, Paul.
Publisher: Census Bureau,
Pub Date: [1996]
SBU Library Call #: HA203 .M2x no. 57

Generating jobs : how to increase demand for less-skilled workers /
Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation,
Pub Date: c1998.
SBU Library Call #: HD5715.2 .G46 1998

Low-wage workers in an affluent society /
by Stewart, Charles T., 1922-
Publisher: Nelson-Hall,
Pub Date: [1974].
SBU Library Call #: HD4918 .S73

The working poor; minority workers in low-wage, low-skill jobs
by Sobin, Dennis P.
Publisher: Kennikat Press,
Pub Date: 1973.
SBU Library Call #: E185.8 .S62

 

WEB SITES

Heritage Foundation. Index of Economic Freedom. Retrieved November 10, 2007 from http://www.heritage.org/research/features/index/.

U.S. Department of Labor. Employment Law Guide: Laws, Regulations, and Technical Assistance Services. Retrieved November 10, 2007 from http://www.dol.gov/compliance/guide/.

Sahr, Robert. Inflation Conversion Factors for Dollars 1665 to Estimated 2017. Retrieved November 10, 2007 from http://oregonstate.edu/cla/polisci/faculty/sahr/sahr.htm.

U.S. Department of Labor. The Minimum Wage. Retrieved November 10, 2007 from http://www.dol.gov/dol/topic/wages/minimumwage.htm.

U.S. Department of Labor. Wages. Retrieved November 10, 2007 from http://www.dol.gov/dol/topic/wages/.

Center for American Progress. Retrieved November 10, 2007 from http://www.americanprogress.org.