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Rising Wages Not Keeping Pace With Inflation

Newsday

While local wages rose last year, rising inflation “has eaten away most of the purchasing power of the higher pay,” Dr. Gregory DeFreitas, professor of economics, said in a recent Newsday article. Dr. DeFreitas is founding director of the Labor Studies degree program and director the Center for the Study of Labor and Democracy.

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