Free the Wage

By December 1st, 2016, 9:00 EDT

In recent years, the minimum wage has been a charged, polarizing, hot-button issue in American politics. It has also attracted significant attention in economic research, as advocates and opponents alike attempt to measure its effects on employment, prices, and poverty. The effect of the minimum wage on employment is especially significant, and it stands out in public polling on the …

 

Informe del Mercado Laboral Hispano de Enero del Año 2017

By February 8th, 2017, 17:48 EDT

A pesar de las promesas de un gasto público para crear “estímulo” económico, las bajas tasas de interés y los miles de millones de dólares añadidos a la deuda, la económico de los Estados Unidos apenas ha mejorado y los hispanos están sufriendo a causa de ello. Cada mes recaudaremos los datos de desempleo más recientes y demostraremos no sólo …

 

Hispanic Jobs Report January 2017

By February 8th, 2017, 17:43 EDT

Despite the promises of “stimulus” spending, low interest rates, and the trillions of dollars added to our debt, the U.S. economy has barely improved and Hispanics are suffering because of it. Each month we’ll gather the latest unemployment facts and illustrate that not only is our status quo not working – it’s detrimental to the Hispanic community and the nation …

 

The LIBRE Institute Celebrates National School Choice Week

By January 23rd, 2017, 8:00 EDT

(Washington, DC) – The LIBRE Institute is proud to partner with National School Choice Week in different cities across the U.S. The LIBRE Institute will be participating in school choice week rallies and events in a number of communities, including in Texas, Colorado, and Arizona. ***THESE EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC*** Texas Who: The LIBRE Institute and National School Choice Week What: National School Choice Week …

 

The LIBRE Institute Celebrates National School Choice Week

By January 19th, 2017, 8:00 EDT

(Washington, DC) – The LIBRE Institute is proud to partner with National School Choice Week in different cities across the U.S. The LIBRE Institute will be participating in school choice week rallies and events in a number of communities, including in New Mexico, Texas, and Colorado. ***THESE EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC*** New Mexico Who: The LIBRE Institute and National School …

 

Informe del Mercado Laboral Hispano de Diciembre del Año 2016

By January 6th, 2017, 10:40 EDT

A pesar de las promesas de un gasto público para crear “estímulo” económico, las bajas tasas de interés y los miles de millones de dólares añadidos a la deuda, la económico de los Estados Unidos apenas ha mejorado y los hispanos están sufriendo a causa de ello. Cada mes recaudaremos los datos de desempleo más recientes y demostraremos no sólo …

 

Hispanic Jobs Report December 2016

By January 6th, 2017, 10:32 EDT

Despite the promises of “stimulus” spending, low interest rates, and the trillions of dollars added to our debt, the U.S. economy has barely improved and Hispanics are suffering because of it. Each month we’ll gather the latest unemployment facts and illustrate that not only is our status quo not working – it’s detrimental to the Hispanic community and the nation …

 

Cubans Know We Must Never Take Freedom of Speech for Granted

By December 22nd, 2016, 9:27 EDT

Free speech is not a right the Cuban people have. Given the repressive nature of the island’s totalitarian regime, many Cubans have grown to develop “un policia en la cabeza” – even in the intimacy of their own minds, many on the island are afraid to think of dissenting opinions. Danilo Maldonado, better known as “El Sexto,” is a Cuban …

 

Informe del Mercado Laboral Hispano de Noviembre del Año 2016

By December 2nd, 2016, 15:23 EDT

A pesar de las promesas de un gasto público para crear “estímulo” económico, las bajas tasas de interés y los miles de millones de dólares añadidos a la deuda, la económico de los Estados Unidos apenas ha mejorado y los hispanos están sufriendo a causa de ello. Cada mes recaudaremos los datos de desempleo más recientes y demostraremos no sólo …

 

Hispanic Jobs Report November 2016

By December 2nd, 2016, 15:17 EDT

Despite the promises of “stimulus” spending, low interest rates, and the trillions of dollars added to our debt, the U.S. economy has barely improved and Hispanics are suffering because of it. Each month we’ll gather the latest unemployment facts and illustrate that not only is our status quo not working – it’s detrimental to the Hispanic community and the nation …

 

“Free the Wage” Report Released by The LIBRE Institute

By December 2nd, 2016, 12:02 EDT

“Free the Wage” Report Released by The LIBRE Institute Today The LIBRE Institute announced the release of a new scholarly study titled Free the Wage: How the minimum wage hurts employment for Hispanics and low-skilled workers. This report uses data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to examine the effects of the minimum wage on Hispanic employment. It considers trends …

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