Government Information

Earl Gregg Swem Library

Wall Street Bank Involvement with Physical Commodities

Categories: Business/Economics,Financial Crisis/Markets

http://www.hsgac.senate.gov/download/?id=B8786D9A-2AE0-4D3B-82F7-3FBEF96E1A85

Results of a two year investigation into how Wall Street involvement with physical commodities has resulted in increasing risks to financial stability and manipulation of markets.  From the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations

 

Minimum Wage Statistics

Categories: European Union,Income/Poverty,Statistics

http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/statistics_explained/index.php/Minimum_wage_statistics

Recent minimum wage statistics for the nations of the European Union.  From Eurostat

 

Gains from Offshoring?: Evidence from U.S. Microdata

Categories: Business/Economics,Labor/Employment,Statistics

http://www.federalreserve.gov/econresdata/ifdp/2014/files/ifdp1124.pdf

Uses a data set with over one thousand offshoring events to assess how offshoring affects domestic employment, wages, output and productivity.  From the Federal Reserve