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Mike Waters Labor Economics Homework 3 Chapter 3 6) I feel if the Government decided to subsidize the wages of all women in the U.S. by paying their employers 50 cents per hour they worked the wages of women would decrease. The reason is that say a woman works 10 hours and makes 8 dollars an hour that’s 80 dollar and the government pays 50 cents to the employer for every hour she worked so they would make 5 dollars. The wage of the woman does not
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Unformatted text preview: matter in this case its the amount of hours that they work so I feel that the employer would not raise the wage for the woman. The net wage would probably decrease also since the government is paying 50 cents to the employer for every hour they work. The employer wants to make a profit so I think the net wage would decrease also. Problem 3...
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