Daily Archives: March 1, 2017

New York Times cites study co-authored by Arin Dube in news story analyzing how subcontracting and outsourcing jobs has large impact on service workers

A news story analyzing how subcontracting and outsourcing jobs has had a large impact on service workers and their pay cites a study co-authored by Arindrajit Dube, economics, in 2008 that found there was a 7 percent wage penalty for janitors and up to a 24 percent penalty for security guards whose jobs were outsourced. (New York Times, 2/28/17)