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August 2010

  • Fundamentals of Labor Arbitration

    Resolving Workplace Disputes

    Rocco Scanza co-author of primer on labor arbitration

    In thousands of labor-management disputes every year, a neutral third party steps in to resolve an impasse through arbitration – usually more time efficient and less expensive than legal action.

  • Kevin Hallock

    Mixed economic signals

    Professor Kevin Hallock, director of the new Institute for Compensation Studies, reacts to government reports focusing on employee salaries and labor costs

  • Report

    Women's way of organizing

    Report on gender and unions co-authored by Cornell ILR labor group examines organizing tactics that work and concludes that "change is not optional"

  • Jonathan DeGraff

    HR studies standout

    Jonathan DeGraff MILR/MBA '11 is one of 15 graduate students nationwide to win Society for Human Resource Management award

  • Library

    Strategic consolidation

    Print collections at the Hotel School and Johnson School libraries will be consolidated and relocated to the ILR School

ILR in the News

CNN - Laura Hertzog, Director, Diversity, Inclusion and EEO Programs
"The tricky path forward for Michelle Obama"

New York Times- Hannah McDermott, ILR Student 
"For American Students, Life Lessons in the Mideast"

Wall Street Journal- Kevin Hallock, Professor of Labor Economics and HR Studies
"Compensation Study: Employers Pay More, Employees Make Less"

Businessweek - Jack Goncalo, Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior
"Business School: Hotbed of Narcissism?"

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Codes of Conduct and Corporate Social Responsibility
September 24, New York City

Alice Hanson Cook Distinguished Lecture
September 30, Ithaca Campus

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October 6, San Francisco

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November 8, Ithaca Campus

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