wage stagnation - The New School SCEPA
Working paper— Workers at all earnings levels would benefit from expanding Social Security. SCEPA proposes defaulting workers into “Catch-Up” contributions, where— starting at age 50— they would contribute an additional 3.1% of their salary.The increase in alternative work arrangements among older workers is due to low wages stemming from older workers' decreased bargaining power.
January 2018 Unemployment Report for Workers Over 55
For typical American male workers, there has been no general rise in wages since the late 1960s, with only short periods of modest improvement.
February 2016 Unemployment Report for Workers Over 55
June 2016 Unemployment Report for Workers Over 55
July 2016 Unemployment Report for Workers Over 55
SCEPA works to focus the public economics debate on the role government can and should play in the real productive economy - that of business, management, and labor - to raise living standards, create economic security, and attain full employment.