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June 2014

News Room America, June 14, 2014, Saturday – Bonnie Weinstock (alumna)
Appointee for Member, Presidential Emergency Board

The Real News, June 13, 2014, Friday – Ron Ehrenberg
TRNN Debate: How Can We Fix the Student Debt Crisis

The Gazette (Montreal), June 7, 2014, Saturday – Francine Blau & Lawrence Kahn
Fewer employed women could slow growth

SFGate, June 7, 2014, Saturday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Why frustrated Muni operators use sickout to gain leverage

Cleveland.com, June 5, 2014, Thursday –Lawrence Kahn
Note to Cleveland Cavaliers: Study says ex-players make the best coaches

Dropout Nation, June 5, 2014, Thursday – Ronald Ehrenberg
End Teacher Absenteeism

Bloomberg, June 5, 2014, Thursday –Francine Blau & Lawrence Kahn
To Work or Not to Work? Canada Women's Dilemma Cuts Growth: Jobs

Clomedia, June 4, 2014, Wednesday – Sally Klingel
Back to School for Labor Relations Training

May 2014

WXXI News, May 30, 2014, Friday –Diane Burton
Climate Change; Bringing Creativity and Innovation Together

WORT Radio, May 27, 2014, Tuesday –Ken Margolies
Organizing the Service Sector

The News Journal, May 24, 2014, Saturday –Ronald Ehrenberg
The Private Burden of Public Colleges

The Daily Progress, May 17, 2014, Saturday –Ronald Ehrenberg
Experts: Overall success of graduates difficult to measure

Medical Xpress, May 20, 2014, Tuesday - Wanda Cook
Leisure Activities Stressful for Working Adults With Disabilities

Huffington Post, May 19, 2014, Monday - Linda Donahue, James Ryan Lamare, Fred Kotler
Wage Theft Is Grim Business

NY City Lens, May 17, 2014, Saturday - Kate Bronfenbrenner
Fighting Back Against Wage Theft

Business News Network, May 16, 2014, Friday - Rosemary Batt
Private Equity: A Force For Good

International Business Times, May 15, 2014, Thursday - Linda Barrington
The End of Pay Secrecy?

The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education, May 15, 2014, Thursday - Teresa Danso-Danquah '15 (student)
Nine African Americans Awarded Truman Scholarships

Sky News, May 13, 2014, Tuesday - Alexander Colvin(video)
Switzer Segment Four

Newsday, May 13, 2014, Tuesday - Lee Adler
Step Increases in Pay Strain Long Island School Budgets

WNYC, May 12, 2014, Monday - Lee Adler
NYC Teachers, Take Note: If You Leave, You Lose

KJRH, May 12, 2014, Monday - Francine Blau & Lawrence Kahn
Gender wage gap: Congressional debate mainly focuses on statistics

The New York Times, May 12, 2014, Monday - Lowell Turner
Fast Food Protests Spread Overseas

Dairy Business East, May 2014 - Nellie Brown (subscription necessary)
Respiratory Protection During Potential Hydrogen Sulfide Gas Exposure

April 2014

CNBC, April 29, 2014, Tuesday - Linda Barrington
A new generation of careers 

Detroit Free Press, April 28, 2014, Monday - Lance Compa
UAW seeks mediation to settle dispute with Nissan in Mississippi

Philly.com, April 26, 2014, Saturday - Lee Adler
Union protest targets Crown Holdings meeting

Crain’s, April 24, 2014, Thursday - Gene Carroll
ACA reinspires single-payer hopes

Detroit Free Press, April 21, 2014, Monday - Art Wheaton
UAW drops appeal in organizing loss at VW in Tennesee

Women’s eNews, April 21, 2014, Monday - Francine Blau
Female college grads enter lifetime of wage gaps

Inquisitr, April 19, 2014, Saturday - Francine Blau
Gender gap legislation nixed by, who else? Republicans

The Union Edge, April 16, 2014, Wednesday - Art Wheaton
Bright Obamacare skies for insurers

ColorLines, April 16, 2014, Wednesday - Kate Bronfenbrenner
What’s a union for?

Runner’s World, April 10, 2014, Thursday - Ken Margolies
Controversy at Indoors puts TFAA in the spotlight

KSPR, April 8, 2014, Tuesday - Esta Bigler
Can workers talk about pay?

WSJ, April 9, 2014, Wednesday – Steve Miranda
Companies Say No to Having an HR Department

MSNBC, April 8, 2014, Tuesday – Linda Barrington
Equal pay for equal work

National Public Radio, April 8, 2014, Tuesday - Francine Blau, Lawrence Kahn
White House Learns Complications of Pay Equity Debate

National Public Radio, Press Play, April 7, 2014, Monday – Stephanie Thomas
Talking About Your Paycheck

The Boston Globe, April 6, 2014, Sunday – Kate Griffith
Not your grandpa's labor union

Dissent Magazine, April 4, 2014, Friday – Lee Adler
NLRB decision (podcast)

Crain's, April 2, 2014, Wednesday – Ken Margolies
Apartment workers likely to put strike on the table

CNN Money, April 1, 2014, Tuesday – Lowell Turner
In battling German unions, will Amazon emulate Walmart?

March 2014

Roll Call, March 26, 2014, Sunday –Ron Ehrenberg
History shows overtime pay protections are disconnected from employer hiring

The Motley Fool, March 22, 2014, Saturday -Francine Blau, Lawrence Kahn
The gender pay gap costs women more than $500 billion every year

Herald Business Journal, March 21, 2014, Friday –Art Wheaton
New machinists leader says he's focused on healing divisionsM

March 25, 2014, Tuesday –Louis Hyman
Out of gas: most Americans can't afford new cars

CounterPunch, March 21, 2014, Friday –Kate Bronfenbrenner
The NAFTA scorecard

AutoNews, March 21, 2014, Friday –John Bozzella (alum)
Bozzella, ex-Ford, Chrysler exec, named CEO of Global Automakers

NPR (Charlotte, NC), March 19, 2014, Wednesday – Lowell Turner
To fill skills gap in U.S., schools look abroad

Slate Magazine, March 17, 2014, Monday – Francine Blau, Lawrence Kahn
The pay gap prescription

The New York Times, March 17, 2014, Monday –Rosemary Batt
Culinary schools speed the rise of hopeful chefs

St. Louis Public Radio, March 17, 2014, Monday –Jeff Cowie
Economic inequality, organized labor and the working class

In These Times, March 13, 2014, Thursday –Kate Bronfenbrenner
The Battle for Chattanooga

Bloomberg BNA, March 13, 2014, Thursday – Seth Harris
Obama to direct FLSA overtime expansion to promote administration's wage agenda

Politifact, March 10, 2014, Monday –Francine Blau, Lawrence Kahn
Wendy Davis overstates how much full-time working women make vs men

The Times of Israel, March 9, 2014, Sunday –Elena Belogolovsky
Salary confidentiality reduces productivity, study shows

Al Jazeera America, March 7, 2014, Friday – Seth Harris
Job market shrugs off winter chill, leaving experts feeling rather sunny

The Stanford Daily, March 6, 2014, Thursday – Francine Blau & Lawrence Kahn
Feminism and the wage gap part II

The Guardian, March 6, 2014, Thursday – Art Wheaton
BA and Norwegian Air Shuttle cuts costs, but at what price for flight attendants?

The Washington Post, March 6, 2014, Thursday – Seth Harris
The inside story of how the White House learned to love the minimum wage 

The Wall Street Journal, March 5, 2014, Wednesday – Susanne Bruyère & Thomas Golden
Disability studies: hot topic on campus

Long Island Newsday, March 5, 2014, Wednesday – Lee Adler
LIRR pension error may cost widow $26,707

CNN Money, March 5, 2014, Wednesday – Steve Miranda
Ace your annual review

The Chief, March 3, 2014, Monday –Gene Carroll
Sizing up Obamacare, unions urging unified push for single-payer system

February 2014

Huffington Post, February 26, 2014, Wednesday –Ron Ehrenberg
Are teaching and research mutually exclusive?

PBS Newshour, February 26, 2014, Wednesday –Kate Bronfenbrenner
What do unions offer American workers today?

The Wellesley News, February 26, 2014, Wednesday – Ron Ehrenberg
Paying more for less at Wellesley? College responsible for maintaining sustainable financial model

Automotive News, February 24, 2014, Monday – Lance Compa
King: UAW appeal in VW vote targets outsiders

Yahoo Finance, February 22, 2014, Saturday – Art Wheaton
Detroit automakers worry about UAW money struggles

Washington Post, February 20, 2014, Thursday – Francine Blau
Barrier-busting Yellen lets work speak for itself

Philly Mag, February 20, 2014, Thursday -Laurie Berke-Weiss & Louis Pechman (ILR alumnus)
Chickie's & Pete's lawsuit settlement announced

Main Street, February 20, 2014, Thursday – Gene Carroll
UAW rejected by VW workers in Tennessee

Wall Street Journal, February 5, 2014, Wednesday – Francine Blau
Plateau of percentage of women in workforce baffles economists

Automotive News, February 22, 2014, Saturday - Jeff Cowie
4 key VW decisions shaped UAW vote's course

In These Times, February 21, 2014, Friday - Kate Bronfenbrenner
Former teamster official pushed anti-UAW on social media

Mail Tribune, February 19, 2014, Wednesday - Lee Adler
Previous strikes have left scar tissue

Wall Street Journal, February 19, 2014, Wednesday - Tandy O'Donoghue (ILR alumna)
WWE promotes Tandy O'Donoghue

CNN Money, February 19, 2014, Wednesday - Risa Lieberwitz
As college professors lose earning power, unions gain appeal

New York Times, February 18, 2014, Tuesday - Kate Bronfenbrenner
Demographics of the South should help unions

Fox Business, February 18, 2014, Friday - Michele Williams
Five industries where women-owned businesses survive longer

Los Angeles Times, February 17, 2014, Monday - Richard Hurd
Union leaders not giving up on the South

Huffington Post, February 17, 2014, Monday - Simon Boehme (ILR student)
Finding a common purpose in education

USA Today, February 15, 2014, Saturday - Art Wheaton
Analysis: UAW faced tough sell with happy VW workers

The Wall Street Journal, February 15, 2014, Saturday - Lance Compa
Corker's Campaign Behind Union Rejection

PBS, February 14, 2014, Friday - Michele Williams
To the Contrary: Wendy Davis; Women-Owned Businesses

Automotive News, February 13, 2014, Thursday - Lowell Turner
Union foes tie VW vote to Detroit's woes

Black Enterprise, February 10, 2014, Monday - Ruben King-Shaw (ILR alumnus)
Aging demographics continue to fuel growth

Al Jazeera America, February 12, 2014, Wednesday –Lowell Turner
Auto workers union seeks to gain influence in South through Volkswagen

USA Today, February 10, 2014, Monday –Art Wheaton
VW union vote could halt state incentives           

Wall Street Journal
, February 5, 2014, Wednesday –Fran Blau
Plateau of Percentage of Women in Workforce Baffles Economists         

Salon
, February 5, 2014, Wednesday –Kate Bronfenbrenner
Union rule despised by right-wingers now roaring back to life    

WorldatWork's workspan magazine
, February 2014 – Kevin Hallock
Pay Mix and Insurance Changes: Measuring one slice of the compensation pie  

January 2014

New York Times, January 31, 2014, Friday –Global Labor Institute
Report Opens Way to Approval for Keystone Pipeline   

Bustle, January 30, 2014, Thursday –Fran Blau and Larry Kahn
Was Obama's State of the Union Right? Do Women Earn 77 Cents on a Man's Dollar?     

The Chronicle of Higher Education
, January 29, 2014, Wednesday – Ron Ehrenberg
College Football Players Seek to Form a Labor Union      

International Business Times,
January 27, 2014, Monday – Nellie Brown
Stress is overlooked in Health and Safety Occupations   

New York Times, January 26, 2014, Sunday –Dave Lipsky
Herbert L. Haber, 89, Dies; Labor Negotiator in a Strike-Torn Era

Reuters, January 16, 2014, Thursday –Michael Gold
Wal-Mart case seen a key test in struggle over labor rights          

Los Angeles Times
, January 15, 2014, Wednesday –Rick Hurd
U.S. accuses Wal-Mart of labor violations             

The Wall Street Journal
, January 11, 2014, Saturday –Risa Lieberwitz
Right Job, Wrong Question         

The Nation, January 10, 2014, Friday – Ileen DeVault
How the Rise of Women in Labor Could Save the Movement     

CNN Money, January 8, 2014, Wednesday –Lowell Turner
Why bossnappings and France are like baguette and brie

Labor Press, January 8, 2014, Wednesday –Gene Carroll
Labor Goes Into Contract Talks No Longer 'Demonized' 

Mother Jones, January 6, 2014, Monday –Jefferson Cowie
H&M Plans to Pay Garment Workers Fair Wages. Here's Why That's Probably BS.             

December 2013

Metro, December 30, 2013, Monday – Janet Rizzuto
Boost your professional skills with a certificate program

The Hearld, December 24, 2013, Tuesday – Art Wheaton
Labor complaint questions timing of Boeing vote             

Marketplace
, December 20, 2013, Friday – Linda Barrington and Michael Strain (ILR Alumnus)
The stock market is not the economy! OK, what about GDP?     

In These Times
, December 19, 2013, Thursday –Kate Griffiths
The Adjunct's Lament   

MLB.com, December 12, 2013, Thursday –Dan Halem (ILR Alumnus)
MLB appoints Halem as EVP, labor relations

GRITtv, December 10, 2013, Tuesday – Sean Sweeney
Trade Unions and Extending Solidarity to the Ecosystem      
        
Puget Sound Business Journal, December 10, 2013, Tuesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Could union use NLRB as lever to keep 777X in Washington?

New York Times, December 9, 2013 –Alex Colvin
For Natural Adversary of the Bargaining Table, Labor Holds a Banquet
Slate
, December 6, 2013, Friday – Jack Goncalo
Inside the Box: People don't actually like creativity

CNNMoney, December 5, 2013, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Fast-food workers: Labor movement's new lease on life

WBEN 930am, December 4, 2013, Wednesday – Art Wheaton
Minimum Wage Battle

New York Times, December 3, 2013, Tuesday – Lowell Turner
Americanized Labor Policy Is Spreading in Europe            

The Huffington Post
, December 3, 2013, Tuesday – John Hausknecht
When Big Data Meets Human Resources             

MSNBC
, December 2, 2013, Monday – Louis Hyman
Wal-Mart's hot Black Friday seller was a 29-cent towel

The Chief, December 2, 2013, Monday – Ken Margolies
ATU Leader Gearing Up To Resist Privatization  

WorldatWork's Workspan magazine, December 2013 – Kevin Hallock
The Wage Gap vs. the Total Compensation Gap

November 2013

Pocono Record, November 18, 2013, Monday – John Bishop
Food stamp fraud not much of a problem in Pennsylvania           

MSN Money
, November 18, 2013, Monday – Fran Blau
Women who try to have it all will likely pay a mommy penalty

AOL Jobs, November 9, 2013, Saturday – Ileen DeVault
First Hooters Girl Lynne Austin Looks Back After 30 Years      

The Grio, November 9, 2013, Saturday Linda Barrington
Job seekers feel brunt of slow jobs recovery

The Guardian, November 7, 2013, Thursday – Sam Bacharach
Equal pay day: a plea for transparency

Business Insider, November 7, 2013 –Christina Homrighouse
The 10 Best Professors at Cornell University       

Bloomberg, November 7, 2013, Thursday – Art Wheaton
Obama Ally Poised to Lead UAW in Midst of Organizing Push

AOL Jobs, November 6, 2013, Wednesday – Linda Barrington
Three Groups of Female Workers Outearn Their Male Counterparts        

New York Daily News, November 4, 2013, Monday – Employment and Disability Institute
Many employers still reluctant to hire blind workers

The Boston Globe, November 2, 2013, Saturday – Louis Hyman
For online professors, a celebrity side effect

October 2013

The Wall Street Journal, October 29, 2013, Tuesday –Ron Ehrenberg
First-of-Its-Kind Online Master's Draws Wave of Applicants 

USA Today, October 23, 2013, Wednesday – Kevin Hallock and Linda Barrington
Workers with disabilities paid 10% less 

KGO 810 News, October 23, 2013, Wednesday – Ken Margolies
BART Analysis

Bloomberg, October 18, 2013 – Linda Donahue
States Clamping Down on Workers Mislabeled as Contractors 

Marketplace Business, October 18, 2013, Friday – David Lipsky
A day in the life of a Federal mediator for the BART strike

New York Times, October 10, 2013, Thursday – Rick Hurd
VW Plant Opens Doors to Union and Dispute

Minneapolis Star Tribune, October 10, 2013, Thursday – Rocco Scanza
Mediation key to resolving labor disputes, divorce battles, why not the government shutdown?              

The Detroit News, October 10, 2013, Thursday –Lance Compa
UAW's Nissan confrontation contradicts conciliatory approach    

Wallet Hub, October 8, 2013, Tuesday – Art Wheaton
What The Government Shutdown Means For Your Wallet           

New York Times, October 6, 2013, Sunday –Lowell Turner
At a Nissan Plant in Mississippi, a Battle to Shape the U.A.W.'s future     

Forbes, October 4, 2013, Friday –Lois Gray
Why Should Stage Hands At Carnegie Hall Make $400,000?       

CNBC, October 3, 2013, Thursday – John Hausknecht
Retail hiring gets high tech juice as holiday season nears    

September 2013    

The Washington Post, September 27, 2013, Friday – Kevin Hallock
What you need to know before you talk about pay         

New York Times, September 24, 2013, Tuesday –Fran Blau and Larry Kahn
To Address Gender Gap, Is It Enough to Lean In?             

The Washington Post, September 23, 2013, Monday – Linda Barrington
Walgreens moves workers to private health-care exchange

NY Daily News, September 20, 2013, Friday – Lee Adler
MTA and transit workers union to have first contract negotiations in almost a year, with Hurricane Sandy response playing central role

WNBC New York, September 19, 2013, Thursday – Ron Ehrenberg
As Tuition Costs Rise, Public Teachers Don't Earn More  

The Buffalo News, September 19, 2013, Thursday – Art Wheaton
Hamburg stamping plant expected to benefit from Ford's $682 million investment in Ontario factory

Bloomberg Businessweek, September 18, 2013, Wednesday – Linda Barrington
Walgreen Joins Exodus to Private Exchanges After Obamacare  

Wall Street Journal, September 17, 2013, Tuesday – Fran Blau
Male-Female Pay Gap Hasn't Moved Much in Years        

The Economist, September 14, 2013, Saturday – Lowell Turner
New labour, alt-labour

The Advocate, September 12, 2013, Thursday – Lance Compa
GE ex-labor chief shifts sides to back retirees as benefits fade

Shreveport Times, September 12, 2013, Thursday – Beth Livingston and Atticus DeProspo (ILR Student)
Cornell soccer player writes about being gay to help others        

The Nation
, September 10, 2013, Tuesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
AFL-CIO Pledges Prison Reform, Partnerships and Accountable Organizing Plans    

Reuters
, September 9, 2013, Monday – Rick Hurd
Labor giant AFL-CIO, at 'crossroads,' seeks reinvention  

CNBC, September 5, 2013, Thursday – Linda Barrington
It's OK to be an older worker; just don't lose your job   

The Record, September 3, 2013, Tuesday – Jeff Cowie
The US labor movement is changing its game plan            

People & Strategy
, September 3, 2013, Tuesday – Chris Collins
Performance Management: Reconciling Competing Priorities         

Al Jazeera America
, September 3, 2013, Tuesday – Jeff Grabelsky
Big labor reaches out to non-union workers       

The Economic Times, September 1, 2013, Sunday – Kevin Hallock
Ever revealed your earnings to a coworker?  Your answer will depend on your age           

August 2013

MSN News, August 29, 2013, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Would wage hike mean a pricier Big Mac or Whopper?  

Yahoo! News, August 29, 2013, Thursday – Jeff Cowie
US fast food workers strike to supersize wages

Marketplace, August 28, 2013, Wednesday – Kevin Hallock
How much will Microsoft pay its next CEO?         

Time, August 27, 2013, Tuesday – Ron Ehrenberg
Workers Expected to Protest Low Wages in 35 Cities      

The Atlantic, August 13, 2013, Tuesday – Lowell Turner
Why More Vacation Doesn't Always Mean Happier Workers               

CNNMoney, August 13, 2013, Tuesday – Fran Blau and Larry Kahn
Why 26% of U.S. women still choose not to work         

The Washington Post, August 9, 2013, Friday – Chris Collins
LinkedInconnects big data, human resources    

SHRM, August 9, 2013, Friday – Steve Miranda
UsingSocial Media to Boost Ethics and Compliance

Nonprofit Quarterly, August 8, 2013, Thursday – Maria Figueroa
Unions and the Nonprofit Workforce: A Few Considerations     

HR People & Strategy
, August 7, 2013, Wednesday – Chris Collins and Brad Bell
State of the Art in Performance Management

NPR
, August 3, 2013 Saturday – Linda Barrington
Jobless Rate Falls For Blacks, But It's Not Good News Yet

WorldatWork's workspan magazine
, August 2013 – Kevin Hallock
Compensation Research Summer Camp: Emerging scholars share new research, extend professional network 

July 2013

Time, July 30, 2013, Tuesday – Rick Hurd
Unable to Unionize, Workers Borrow Tactics From 'Occupy'         

KGO 810 News, July 26, 2013, Friday – Ken Margolies
How Public Opinion Can Effect BART Negotiations         

WBFO-FM
, July 25, 2013, Thursday – Art Wheaton
Labor expert weighs in on drop in Buffalo Niagara unemployment          

In These Times, July 25, 2013, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Thank You, Strike Again            

New York Times, July 23, 2013, Tuesday – Fran Blau and Larry Kahn
Pro-Baby, but Stingy With Money to Support Them         

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, July 22, 2013, Monday – Nick D'Agostino (ILR Alumnus)
Prospect D'Agostino has listened, learned from many 

New York Times, July 22, 2013, Monday – Sarah von Schrader
Three Men, Three Ages. Which Do You Like? 

The Columbus Dispatch, July 21, 2013, Sunday – Ron Ehrenberg
Families forced to cope with the rising cost of college 

Times Free Press, July 20, 2013, Saturday – Lowell Turner
Bob Corker ties UAW to Detroit troubles

PBS Newshour, July 2013 – Lars Vilhuber and Steven Berkenfeld (ILR Alumnus)
Should We Fear 'the End of Work'?

Epoch Times, July 16, 2013, Tuesday – James Gross
New Labor Law After Bangladesh Factory Collapse          


Education Week
, July 9, 2013, Tuesday – Sally Klingel
From Health-Care Reform, Lessons for Education Policy


KGO 810 News
, July 2, 2013, Tuesday – Ken Margolies
BART Strike Day 2            


WorldatWork's workspan magazine, July 2013 – Kevin Hallock
Compensation Tournaments: Is performance better when pay only goes to the winner?          

June 2013

Talent Management, June 28, 2013, Friday – Chris Collins
HR Can't Ignore Big Data  


Inc. Magazine, June 26, 2013, Wednesday – Sam Bacharach
Leadership Without Presumption: Lessons From Eisenhower     

The New York Times, June 24, 2013, Monday – Jeff Cowie
The Future of Fair Labor

The Wall Street Journal, June 19, 2013, Wednesday – Ken Margolies
Teachers Put Hands Up For Thompson               

WIVB-TV, June 19, 2013, Wednesday – Art Wheaton
Chrysler recalling millions of Jeeps          

Epoch Times, June 17, 2013, Monday – James Gross
Paid to Die: The Workplace Death Toll Marches On          

New York Times, June 14, 2013, Friday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
The Unspoken Stigma of Workplace Flexibility   

The Courier, June 14, 2013, Friday – Sarosh Kuruvilla and Art Wheaton
Cooper: No sudden changes expected

Epoch Times, June 6, 2013, Thursday – Pam Tolbert
Professional Temporary Workers on the Rise

The Boston Globe, June 4, 2013, Tuesday – Ron Ehrenberg
No record of academy head's doctoral degree

HR Executive Online, June 3, 2013, Monday – John Hausknecht
Rise of the Quants

Deseret News, June 3, 2013, Monday – Francine Blau
Though breadwinners, women continue to earn less than men

The Wall Street Journal, June 2, 2013, Sunday – Lowell Turner
Union Hopes Pot Bet Pays Off   

WorldatWork's workspan magazine, June 2013 – Kevin Hallock
CEO Pay and Layoffs: Does employee downsizing increase top executive compensation?    

May 2013         

CBS News, May 31, 2013, Friday – Arun Karpur
Lifespan gap between less-educated white women, counter parts growing

ABC News, May 31, 2013, Friday – Ileen DeVault
Chicago Hotel Workers End Strike After 10 Years              

Deseret Morning News, May 30, 2013, Thursday – Larry Kahn
Notable former NBA players who became coaches         

SHRM.org, May 28, 2013, Tuesday – Steve Miranda
Majority of New Hires Say Job Is Not What They Expected 

The Washington Post, May 26, 2013, Sunday – Lance Compa
After Bangladesh, labor unions can save lives

Business Insider, May 23, 2013, Thursday – Kevin Hallock
Why Pretty Much Everyone Thinks They're Underpaid               

Forbes, May 21, 2013, Tuesday – ILR School
Should Disability Be Disclosed On The Job?                  

Arizona Daily Star, May 17, 2013, Friday – Louis Hyman
Rethinking the virtues of owning your home               

Reuters, May 16, 2013, Thursday –ILR School
NLRB pursuing settlements, despite Noel Canning decision                  

The Washington Post, May 16, 2013, Thursday – Daniel Werfel (ILR Alumnus)
Who is IRS Acting Commissioner Daniel Werfel?            

Wall Street Journal, May 14, 2013, Tuesday –James Gross
Wal-Mart Lays Out Own Bangladesh Safety Plan         

Times Union, May 13, 2013, Monday – Jack Goncalo
Scandal fatigue clouds Capitol                   

Los Angeles Times, May 10, 2013, Friday – Ron Ehrenberg
USC steals 2 star brain researchers from UCLA                   

HR Executive, May 9, 2013, Thursday – Beth Livingston
Connecting Work/Life Balance to Turnover                         

Wall Street Journal, May 8, 2013, Wednesday – Chris Collins
Fixing the Disconnect in Talent Decision Making

New Mobility Magazine, May 2013 – Ray Cebula
Effects of the Sequester

Forbes, May 10, 2013, Friday – Global Labor Institute
How Many Jobs Will Be Created By Keystone XL?               

CPA Practice Advisor, May 8, 2013, Wednesday – Richard Hurd
Court rules employers don't need to display union information posters               

Salon, May 8, 2013, Wednesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Surprise fast food strike planned in St. Louis               

Reuters, May 7, 2013, Tuesday – Alex Colvin
Battle at Kaiser Permanente is sign of vibrant unions in healthcare               

Bloomberg, May 2, 2013, Thursday – Louis Hyman
How 30-Year Mortgages Saved the Housing Market               

Medill News Service, May 2, 2013, Thursday – Gene Carroll and Ileen DeVault
Union support for immigration reform wasn't always a sure thing               

West - Welfare Society Territory, May 2, 2013, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
Less job security for women? Blame paid maternity leave

 Reuters, May 1, 2013, Wednesday – Cornell ILR School
NLRB is casualty of larger political battle

April 2013

Business Insider, April 24, 2013, Wednesday – John Bishop
7 Rules For Starting A New Job On The Right Foot       

Inc. Magazine, April 17, 2013,Wednesday – Sam Bacharach
4 Reasons Your Employees Resist Change          

Wall Street Journal, April 16, 2013, Friday – Kevin Hallock
Workers Share Their Salary Secrets

Star-Gazette, April 9, 2013, Tuesday – Pam Tolbert
Elmira Equal Pay Day calls attention to gender-based pay inequity

The New York Times, April 6, 2013, Saturday – Louis Hyman
In History Departments, It's Up With Capitalism

The Tennessean, April 6, 2013, Saturday – Lowell Turner
UAW chums it up with VW

Salon, April 4, 2013, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Fast food workers plan surprise strike

The New York Times, April 2, 2013, Tuesday – Francine D. Blau and Lawrence M. Kahn
Lean In, Dad: How Shared Diaper Duty Could Stimulate the Economy     

KPCC-FM, April 1, 2013, Monday – Ken Margolies
Will paid sick days for all NYC workers move across the country?

March 2013

KALW 91.7 FM, March 25, 2013, Monday – Louis Hyman
Why are Americans in so much debt?    

The Huffington Post, March 23, 2013, Saturday – Jefferson Cowie
Tough Laws, Reduced Ranks Have Effect On Unions     

The New York Times, March 23, 2013, Saturday – Sara Horowitz (ILR Alumna)    
Tackling Concerns of Independent Workers

MSN, March 21, 2013, Thursday – John Hausknecht
Sick day madness: The worst absentee days at work      

GlobalPost, March 17, 2013, Sunday – Eli Friedman
Why finding work in China's rural interior is empowering migrant workers           

U.S. News & World Report, March 14, 2013, Wednesday – Linda Barrington
How Alzheimer's Will Change Your Workplace   

Kluwer Arbitration Blog, March 14, 2013, Wednesday - Scheinman Institute
What Does the Fortune 1,000 Survey on Mediation, Arbitration and Conflict Management Portend for International Arbitration?   

DataInformed, March 13, 2013, Wednesday – Chris Collins
HR Executives: Analytics Role Needs Higher Profile         

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 8, 2013, Friday – Ron Ehrenberg
Flipped classrooms: homework in class, online lectures at home              

Fox Business Network, March 8, 2013, Friday – Art Wheaton
Electric Dreams Shatter, What's Next for Carmakers?     

Think Progress, March 6, 2013, Wednesday – Global Labor Institute
Obama's Choice: Ethical Energy or 'The Devil's Excrement'               

San Francisco Chronicle, March 2, 2013, Saturday – Fran Blau
Women hit harder by government job cuts               

WorldatWork's workspan magazine, March 2013 – Kevin Hallock
Valuing Employee Stock Options               

February 2013

Bloomberg, February 27, 2013, Wednesday – Francine Blau
Women Trail in U.S. Employment Gains as Governments Cut  

Salon, February 27, 2013, Wednesday – Eli Friedman
Don't believe Apple               

Yahoo! Finance, February 26, 2013, Tuesday – LaWanda Cook
New Chair Lift Pool Sign Launched For Persons with Disabilities 

The Courier, February 25, 2013, Monday – Pam Tolbert and Arthur Wheaton
Auto boom means dramatic growth for Nissin Brake      

Minnesota Public Radio, February 25, 2013, Monday – Joe Grasso
Mayo, a financial powerhouse, is poised to propel expansion    

The Courier, February 25, 2013, Monday – Janet Rizzuto
Alliance goals are attracting, keeping businesses              

US News & World Report, February 22, 2013, Friday – Ron Ehrenberg
Work Absences Hit Five-Year High in January     

Campus Progress.org, February 21, 3013, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Will Pennsylvania Become the Next State to Weaken Unions?   

Newsday, February 19, 2013, Tuesday – Matthew Freedman
Minimum wage hike gets support from low-pad New Yorkers   

Bloomberg BNA, February 19, 2013, Tuesday – Cornell Labor and Employment Law Program
More Questions Than Answers on Impact Of Noel Canning Decision, Block Suggests       

The New York Times, February 18, 2013, Monday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
Preschool Economics               

Detroit Free Press, February 16, 2013, Saturday – Beth Livingston
Rep. Charles Rangel wants women to register with Selective Service    

The Wall Street Journal, February 15, 2013, Friday – Louis Hyman
Ten Things Credit Bureaus Won't Tell You

The Village Voice, February 13, 2013, Wednesday – Sara Horowitz (ILR Alumna)
A Decade On, Freelancers Union Founder Sara Horowitz Takes Her Fight Mainstream

Democrat and Chronicle, February 9, 2013, Saturday – Linda Donahue
Slain 1913 striker's struggle continues  

MSN Money, February 7, 2013, Thursday – Susanne Bruyere and EDI
Workers with Disabilities Add Business Benefits               

Bloomington Pantagraph, February 2, 2013, Saturday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
If not unions, then what?           

Dimensions, February 2013 – Laura Hertzog
Driven by a Sense of Public Service               

WorldatWork's workspan magazine, February 2013 –Kevin Hallock
Pay and Relative Income Within Couples

January 2013

WYPR, January 30, 2013 Wednesday – Linda Barrington
The Pay Gap

Salon, January 29, 2013, Tuesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Will "alt-labor" replace unions? 

KPCC-FM, January 28, 2013, Monday – Beth Livingston
Awards overkill?              

Wall Street Journal, January 28, 2013, Monday – Linda Barrington
Christie Vetoes Bill to Raise Minimum Pay           

MSNBC, January 23, 2013, Wednesday – ILR School
Union membership continues half-century decline         

The Courier, January 21, 2013, Monday – Janet Rizzuto
Group helps young professionals network, build careers, volunteer       

Forbes, January 16 2013, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
The U.S. Gets Left Behind When It Comes to Working Women  

Certified Magazine, Winter 2013 – Chris Collins
Global Touch     

Business Insider, January 9, 2013, Thursday – Beth Livingston
The Best Way To Negotiate Is To 'Paint A Picture Of Your Opponent's Pain'               

Newsday, January 7, 2013, Monday – Lee Adler
Arbitration a toss-up in Yonkers' contract spat with firefighters                 

Huffinton Post, January 3, 2013, Thursday – Louis Hyman      
Why Ports Are the New Factories                            

WorldatWork's workspan magazine, January 2013 – Kevin Hallock   
Presidential Pay: Oval Office executive compensation     

December 2012            

NPR, December 28, 2012, Friday – Rick Hurd   
Major Port Strike Averted - For Now               

The Washington Post, December 27, 2012, Thursday – Ron Ehrenberg   
More private colleges holding line on tuition                      

The New York Times, December 24, 2012, Monday – Marjorie Wood (Visiting Assistant Professor)
Christmas Ornaments, Child Labor

The Nation, December 20, 2012, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
The Great Walmart Walkout               

AOL Jobs, December 19, 2012, Wednesday – Lowell Turner
The New Face Of The Union Movement: Female, Minority -- And Poorly Paid               

Daily KOS, December 18, 2012, Tuesday – Lance Compa
Walmart tells workers that if they unionize, bonuses and vacations 'might go away'    

Yahoo! Finance, December 17, 2012, Monday – Ron Ehrenberg
Who Can Still Afford State U?    

The Times-Tribune, December 16, 2012, Sunday – John Bishop
Pot legal in some states, but using it might breach employee rules

NPR, December 14, 2012, Friday – Lee Adler
In Midwest Union Fights, Michigan Shows 2010 Election Still Trumps 2012

Wall Street Journal, December 13, 2012, Thursday – Ken Margolies
JFK Guards Set to Strike in Union Bid      

CNN Money, December 11, 2012, Tuesday – Rick Hurd
Michigan bills weakening union power signed into law  

WorldatWork's workspan magazine, December 2012 – Kevin Hallock
Top Athlete Pay: Is all talent at the top earning more?

November 2012

The Huffington Post
, November 29, 2012, Thursday – Ken Margolies
Fast Food Strikes In NYC Hit Wendy's, Burger King, McDonald's As Workers Demand Better Pay               

The New York Times, November 28, 2012, Wednesday –Richard Hurd
In Drive to Unionize, Fast-Food Workers Walk Off the Job      

Bankrate.com, November 26, 2012, Monday – Art Wheaton
How US automakers turned things around          

Reuters, November 26, 2012, Monday – James Gross
Thousands protest in Bangladesh, blaze draws U.S. scrutiny               

The Courier.com, November 23, 2012, Friday – Louis Hyman
Shoppers put technology to use               

The Nation, November 19, 2012, Monday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Walmart Asks a Judge to Block Historic Strikes   

Workforce Management, November 19, 2012, Monday – Chris Collins
Costly Degrees in HR Could Be Wise Choice vs. Certification        

Bloomberg Businessweek, November 16, 2012, Friday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
Why Mommy Can't Get Ahead               

CNN, November 16, 2012, Friday – Ken Margolies
Wal-Mart workers plan Black Friday walkout

Diversity Women, Fall 2012 – Laura Hertzog
Negotiating Salary

The Baltimore Sun, November 13, 2012, Tuesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Hyatt Regency hotel faces federal labor complaint          

Boston Review, November 12, 2012, Monday – Louis Hyman
Using Debt Wisely               

Jamestown Post Journal, November 11, 2012, Sunday – Nancy Hinkley
Statewide Survey To Review Policies for Developmentally Disabled        

Chief Learning Officer, November 9, 2012, Friday – Jack Goncalo
Does Rejection Bolster Creativity?              

WorldatWork's workspan magazine, November 2012 – Kevin Hallock
Economic Effects on the Minimum Wage            

Financial Security Project, November 8, 2012, Thursday – Francine Blau
Women's Pay Gap Explained          

Huffington Post, November 8, 2012, Thursday – Risa Lieberwitz
Obamacare Layoffs: Georgie Businessman Claims He Fired Workers Because Obama Won           

Inc.com, November 7, 2012, Wednesday – Sam Bacharach
Why He Won: A Lesson in What People Really Want in a Leader

DenPubs, November 6, 2012, Tuesday – Beth Livingston
Mean People Make More    

Plain Dealer, November 3, 2012, Saturday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
Unions prod infrequent voters to vote early, saying these voters have the power to decide the election              

Time, November 2, 2012, Friday – Institute for Compensation Studies
The Art of Badmouthing Good Jobs News      

October 2012   

ILCA Reporter, October 31, 2012, Wednesday – Jeff Grabelsky, Maria Figueroa and Lowell Turner
What would Romney mean for working people?
              
WHCU, October 30, 2012, Tuesday – John Bunge
Political Polls: Should You Trust Them?  

USA Today, October 30, 2012, Tuesday – Art Wheaton
Ford posts $1.6 billion profit despite Europe

Quartz, October 29, 2012, Monday – Eli Friedman
In China, investors follow migrant workers from coast to the inland region          

Star Tribune, October 28, 2012, Sunday – Rick Hurd
Employers get control by turning to lockouts      

The Wall Street Journal, October 28, 2012, Sunday –Louis Hyman
Look at Costs of Layaway               

Examiner.com, October 27, 2012, Saturday – Nancy Hinkley and Sara von Schrader
Calling All Siblings of Special Needs Kids               

Human Resource Executive Online, October 25, 2012, Thursday –John Hausknecht
Retention Surveys Reveal Gaps

Business Insider, October 23, 2012, Tuesday – Lynne Vincent and Jack Goncalo
How Social Rejection Can Make You More Creative         

LifeInc., October 23, 2012, Tuesday –Fran Blau
Wage gap starts right after college, research shows        

NPR, October 19, 2012, Friday – Lara Skinner
The Keystone Shutdown: Talking Tar Sands Pipelines With Lara Skinner

Bloomberg, October 19, 2012, Thursday –Risa Lieberwitz
When the Boss Is on Team Romney  

USA Today, October 18, 2012, Friday – Kevin Hallock
Piece of the Paycheck               

The Atlantic, October 17, 2012, Friday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
Why Are Women Paid Less?

The Huffington Post, October 16, 2012, Tuesday –Lance Compa
Walmart Strike Memo Reveals Confidential Management Plans               

The Nation, October 11, 2012, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
On the Road With Working America               

Fox Business, October 10, 2012, Wednesday – Louis Hyman
Mistletoe and…Layaway? The Popular Holiday Payment Plan Makes a Comeback               

Ithaca Journal, October 10, 2012, Wednesday – Lee Dyer
Tompkins County tests new plan to work from home               

AOL Jobs, October 5, 2012, Friday – Steve Miranda
Discouraged Workers: Ashamed, Invisible And An Enduring Statistic               

The Fiscal Times, October 5, 2012, Friday – Linda Barrington
Unexpected Job Numbers Reflect Demographic Destiny              

Lifehacker, October 3, 2012, Wednesday –Sam Nelson
How to Prime Your BS Detection Skills Before the Presidential Debates 

Inside Higher Ed, October 1, 2012, Monday – Ron Ehrenberg
Too High a Price?               

WorldatWork's workspan magazine, October 2012 – Kevin Hallock
How the Olympics Remind Us About Compensation

September2012

Associated Press, September 27, 2012, Thursday – Ken Margolies
In NFL ref woes, key role of expertise spotlighted           

Inc. Magazine, September 26, 2012, Wednesday –Sam Bacharach and Jack Goncalo
How to Lead Creative Geeks      

WBEN-AM, September 26, 2012, Wednesday –Art Wheaton
Possibility of NFL Refs Settling With NFL               

WBNG Action News, September 25, 2012, Tuesday –ILR School and Bruce Raynor (ILR Alumnus)
Danny Glover Visits Cornell        

New York Times, September 25, 2012, Tuesday – Rick Hurd
Seeking Allies, Teachers' Unions Court G.O.P., Too               

Quartz, September 24, 2012, Monday –Eli Friedman
Why China's labor unrest isn't like the US in the 1930s. (At least, not yet.)            

LERA, September 17, 2012, Monday – ILR School and Lowell Turner
Cornell Launches Worker Institute               

WorldatWork's workspan magazine, September 2012 – Kevin Hallock
CEOs off the Clock

Human Resource Executive, September 2012 –Cornell Center for Advanced Human Resource Studies (CAHRS)
CHRO Succession at the Crossroads           

RollingStone, September 14, 2012, Friday –Sean Sweeney
Mitt Romney's Disastrous Energy Plan   

The Atlantic, September 12, 2012, Wednesday – James Gross
In Defense of Teacher Strikes   

YNN, September 12, 2012, Wednesday –Sam Nelson
Seeking the truth during campaign season      

Miami Herald, September 10, 2012, Monday – Louis Hyman
Critics offer caution on consumer layaway programs      

WBEN, September 10, 2012, Monday – Art Wheaton
Chicago Teachers' Strike Poses Test For Unions Across Nation    

Lima News, September 9, 2012, Sunday – Lee Adler
Striking today is rare, tough relationships after are not  

Rock Hill Herald, September 5, 2012, Wednesday – Employment and Disability Institute (EDI)
National Employer Technical Assistance Center and DirectEmployers Association Partner to Promote Employment of People with Disabilities                

New Unionism, September 2012 –Ken Margolies
Managing union management  

SHRM, September 1, 2012, Saturday – Steve Miranda
Get Moving     

International Innovation,
September 2012 – Edward Lawler
Group Mentality             

August 2012

Consumer Digest, August 31, 2012, Friday – Arthur Wheaton
General Motors and LG expand partnership to create more electric car innovations     

Huffington Post , August 30, 2012, Thursday – Global Labor Institute (GLI)
The Role of Money in Politics: Extreme Energy Edition             

NPR, August 25, 2012, Saturday – Sam Nelson
A Guide To Spotting Pretzel Logic On The Campaign Trail

Daily Mail, August 22, 2012, Wednesday – Jack Goncalo and Lynne Vincent
Revenge of the nerds: Social rejection can 'lead to imaginative thinking and strong independence'          

Marketplace, August 22, 2012, Wednesday – Kevin Hallock and Yelena Shur '12
Why we're paid what we're paid              

NPR, August 21, 2012, Tuesday –Hannah Rudstam
Vets' Job Hunt May Be Thwarted By Disability Bias           

Christian Science Monitor, August 20, 2012, Monday – Richard Hurd
With end of long strike at Caterpillar, a blow to US labor movement                   

NBC News, August 20, 2012 Monday – Louis Hyman
Wal-Mart Stores extends holiday layaway program         

Buffalo Business First, August 17, 2012, Friday – Lou Jean Fleron
Union membership spike runs contrary to trend       

Bloomberg BNA Daily Report, August 17, 2012, Friday - Lowell Turner, Jeff Grabelsky, Marc Bayard
Cornell ILR School Launching Institute To Link Labor Educators, Practitioners

Freakonomics Radio, August 16, 2012, Thursday – Ron Ehrenberg
Freakonomics Goes to College               

MarketWatch, August 9, 2012, Thursday Kate Bronfenbrenner
U.S. Chamber Releases Fantasy Study Alleging Union Favoritism In Pennsylvania Law     

Labor Press, August 7, 2012, Tuesday – Ken Margolies
The Contradictions of Bargaining

WorldatWork's workspan magazine, August 2012 Kevin Hallock
Vacation as Compensation

July 2012            

Inc. Magazine, July 30, 2012, Monday Sam Bacharach
The 5 Traits of High-Potential Employees

New York Magazine, July 24, 2012, Tuesday – Alex Colvin
Mayor Bloomberg Flirts With Violating the Taylor Law

Labor Press, July 24, 2012, Tuesday – Ken Margolies
Public Perception Weighs Heavily on Con Ed Lock Out

Buffalo News, July 19, 2012, Thursday – Lou Jean Fleron
Internships give students a chance to learn meaning of 'community'

Bloomberg Businessweek, July 19, 2012, Thursday – Brad Bell
Wellness Games Encourage a Fitter Workforce

Buffalo News, July 15, 2012, Sunday – Lou Jean Fleron
Happy ending follows a rare strike at Sorrento

Plain Dealer, July 9, 2012, Monday –Ian Schachner (ILR Alumnus/Staff)
Susie Porter, who once ran the Town Fryer restaurant, is heading off to college -- at the age of 54

Albany Times Union, July 12, 2012, Thursday – Lee Adler
Incoming PEF team cleans house               

The Wall Street Journal, July 11, 2012, Wednesday – John Abowd
Tally of Job Creation By Bain Proves Vexing               

The Wall Street Journal, July 9, 2012, Monday – Ken Margolies
ConEd Tackles Union Tasks             

New York Times, July 7, 2012, Saturday – Harry Katz
In Ads, the Workers Rise Up...and Go to Lunch              

NPR, July 7, 2012, Saturday – Linda Barrington
Adjustments Behind The Numbers Shape Job News               

Yahoo Finance, July 4, 2012, Wednesday – Alex Colvin
Looking for job security in a union shop          

WorldatWork's workspan magazine, July 2012 – Kevin Hallock
Paying Professors: Academic freedom or job with no pay raises