In winning control of the House, Democrats earned a chance to put their economic priorities front and center. They will soon push for a higher federal minimum wage – setting up a fight between labor rights advocates who say bosses have shortchanged workers and opponents who argue the policy will hamstring small businesses.
– The Washington Post
Retail and airport experts agree that the Amazon Go model could bring a major boon to the company and airport shopping as a whole.
The good news for asset managers is that they will get an average pay increase this year of 5 percent. The bad news is that increased spending on technology is reducing the amount of money available to their compensation pools.
– The New York Times
As the list of states that have legalized marijuana continues to grow, New York could have a new reason to embrace cannabis: It could help save the subway.