This program is part of C-SPAN’s regular Friday “America by the Numbers” series.
Jodi Schneider and Philip Doyle talked about Americans' wage trends over the last few decades, and they responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the employment cost index, including the cost of health and insurance benefits; employer costs for office occupations; gender differences among wage-earners; wages by union status; and the effect of the minimum wage on wages overall.
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Philip Doyle Assistant Commissioner Department of Labor->Bureau of Labor Statistics
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Jodi Schneider Correspondent Bloomberg News
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