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Mark Whitehouse

So Where Are Those Raises?

There's still not much evidence of wage inflation in the U.S.
Well, one industry is looking up.
Well, one industry is looking up.

One of the big debates over the Federal Reserve's extraordinary stimulus policies focuses on wages: Some would like to see them growing faster, while others worry that raises could trigger an inflationary spiral.

Whatever your perspective, the latest data from the Labor Department don't show much evidence of wage acceleration.