Automation Drives Wage Inequality

Jan 15, 2014

  Beyond the extreme  income inequality that has characterized the US economy over the past decade, there is also a growing gap in the wages earned by workers. The result is further contraction of the American middle class.

Professor Steven Cuellar will talk about the Causes and Consequences of Wage Inequality at tonight’s Science Buzz Café event in Sebastopol.

This graph, prepared by Steven Cuellar, illustrates the widening wage gap for American workers.
Credit Prof. Steven Cuellar, / SSU Dept. of Business & Economics