There will be opposition from fast-food owners to the $15 pay
recommendation, says UB's Jerry Newman.
UB's Isaac Ehrlich says that in terms of economic efficiency, it
would be better to impose the $15 minimum wage for New York's
fast-food workers more generally.
With an increase to the hourly wages of fast-food workers in New
York, the industry will inevitably have to raise prices, says UB's
"We can label things what we want, but it's irrelevant because
nature uses its own logic," says UB's Dejan Stojkovic.
An $800,000 grant will fund research that may lead to more
powerful weapons, energy savings and reduced crew numbers.
"Having him acknowledge their existence and the hardship they
face is extremely significant," says UB's Teresa Miller of
President Obama's visit to a federal prison.
Obama's visit to a federal prison -- the first by a sitting
president -- was of huge significance to inmates, who are typically
left to feel invisible, says UB's Teresa Miller.
The number of infant deaths due to improper sleeping position --
there were more than 3,500 in 2013 -- is largely the result of
traditions, including mothers passing on the incorrect methods,
says UB's Deborah Rains.
EMTs experience tense encounters when dealing with dying
patients and their families, according to research from UB's
UB held its first meeting of the Buffalo Jamaica Innovation
Enterprise, which will explore ways to share research and clinical
findings to help both countries.
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