Labor & Industrial Relations
epub |eng | 1966-07-15 | Author:JOSEPH G. RAYBACK

The Federation’s Revival The years between 1904 and 1911 were very unhappy ones for the American Federation of Labor. They were years when the very existence of the A.F.L. was ...
( Category: Labor & Industrial Relations July 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Georg Lukács [Lukacs, Georg & Lukács, Georg]

2. Classical philosophy is indebted for its wealth, its depth and its boldness no less than its fertility for future thinkers to the fact that it narrowed the problem down, ...
( Category: Radicalism May 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-21 | Author:Card, David; Krueger, Alan B.; Card, David

NOTES 1. This description is simpified somewhat. Many researchers also adjust the Kaitz index for the minimum-wage rate that was applicable to newly covered workers in 1980 and earlier years. ...
( Category: Economic Policy March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-07 | Author:David G. Blanchflower

Figure 8.2. U.S. number of bad mental health days by age. Source: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System 2016, https://www.cdc.gov/brfss/data_documentation/index.htm. Figure 8.3. U.S. number of bad mental health days by age. ...
( Category: Economic Policy March 15,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2015-01-29 | Author:Sarath Davala & Renana Jhabvala & Guy Standing & Soumya Kapoor Mehta

Schooling in rural Madhya Pradesh India spends 3.1 per cent of its GDP on schooling, which is in the middle range in Asia (UNDP, 2013, p. 162). Across the country, ...
( Category: Asian March 12,2020 )
epub |eng | 2006-03-08 | Author:Richard Sennett

To understand this machinery, we need ever to keep in mind what seems a self-evident fact, and a subtlety. The self-evident fact is that judgments of ability are Janus-faced: at ...
( Category: Specific Demographics March 9,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-04 | Author:Jourdane, Maurice

Around ten the next night, I walked out the front door of the Salinas Rural Legal Assistance office. Two guys were leaning against the driver’s side of my VW bus. ...
( Category: Labor & Industrial Relations March 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-03-04 | Author:Martin Ruhs

Chapter 6 Labor Emigration and Rights Abroad The Perspectives of Migrants and Their Countries of Origin Labor immigration policies are “made” in migrant-receiving countries, but they have important consequences for ...
( Category: Trades & Tariffs March 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-10-30 | Author:Cohen, Lizabeth

Plate 29. By 1939, a third of all people employed by the Works Progress Administration (WPA) in Chicago were black, suggesting how important federal programs like the WPA were to ...
( Category: Minority Studies March 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-10 | Author:Karl Marx

[THE MEANING OF HUMAN REQUIREMENTS WHERE THERE IS PRIVATE PROPERTY AND UNDER SOCIALISM. THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN EXTRAVAGANT WEALTH AND INDUSTRIAL WEALTH. DIVISION OF LABOUR IN BOURGEOIS SOCIETY] (7) We have ...
( Category: Communism & Socialism February 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 1987-01-01 | Author:David Montgomery [Montgomery, David]

6 “Our time . . . believes in change” The Chicago Civic Federation gathered representatives of those whom its secretary called the “solid, unselfish, humane, Christian, educated element of the ...
( Category: Labor & Industrial Relations February 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-01-27 | Author:Jamie Woodcock & Mark Graham

It leverages the ‘gamification’ that is a feature of many forms of work today (Woodcock and Johnson, 2018) in order to encourage people to work for an amount that may ...
( Category: Economic Policy February 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Amy Goldstein

Days later, Janesville’s fortunes get a fresh dent. Yet again, it comes from Detroit. That Friday night, General Motors and the United Auto Workers reach a tentative agreement on a ...
( Category: State & Local April 25,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-12-31 | Author:Michael S. Bernick

12 AUTISM AND THE INTERNET ECONOMY AT A RECENT AASCEND board meeting, we were discussing the job club schedule when Adam Pollack, a senior member of our group in his ...
( Category: Labor & Industrial Relations April 16,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Iceland, John

A fair reckoning of these two arguments—one economic and one cultural—is that both have elements of truth to them. Below I draw extensively from an excellent review of the social ...
( Category: Labor & Industrial Relations March 22,2017 )