Inflation
Wages
Low-Wage Jobs
Corporate Taxes

Despite current rhetoric, COVID-era inflation has more to do with higher profit margins than with rising labor costs. Read the blog post

In the latest report in the State of Working America series, EPI researchers analyze wage trends in the pandemic labor market. Read the report 

The Company Wage Tracker—an online interactive from EPI and The Shift Project—breaks down worker wages at 66 service-sector firms. Look up wages by company

State corporate income tax revenues have eroded over the last few decades. This has real consequences for state and local spending—constraining these governments’ ability to provide basic services to their residents. Read the report

EPI in the news

  • Joint Economic Committee | April 29, 2022
  • USA Today | April 29, 2022
  • Newsweek | April 29, 2022
  • Business Insider | April 29, 2022
  • Los Angeles Times | April 29, 2022
  • MarketWatch | April 29, 2022
  • The New Republic | April 29, 2022

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