Cornell University

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

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Manfred '80 credited for helping pro baseball management advance

Robert Manfred '80 credits his Cornell ILR School education with preparing him for Major League Baseball's management pinnacle.

Known as "Rob," Manfred was named Aug. 14 to succeed Bud Selig as baseball's commissioner. Selig is expected to retire in January.


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ILR News Digest

Professor Ronald Ehrenberg discussed higher education issues on Minnesota Public Radio.  Read more.

Interviews and Research Highlights

Peter Bamberger

Adjusting to Retirement

Alcohol use patterns reported in book by Smithers Institute researchers.

ILR in the News

Lois Gray, 8/20/14
"Metropolitan Opera Contracts Give Unions a Voice in Decisions"
The Wall Street Journal

Francine Blau, 8/18/14
"Among the Poor, Women Feel Inequality More Deeply"
New York Times

Ron Seeber, 8/12/14
"Market Basket a rare case in labor world"
The Boston Globe

Linda Barrington, 8/4/14
"Growing trend of companies revealing salaries of every employee"
Al Jazeera America

Events

Book Talk with Eli Friedman
September 10, Ithaca Campus
Distinguished Lecture in Honor of Alice Hanson Cook
October 1, Ithaca Campus
2014 ILR Career Fair
October 22, Ithaca Campus

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