Cornell University

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Top Story

Analyzing Private Equity

Rosemary Batt and Eileen Appelbaum

Researchers and alums discuss controversial model within context of volatile economy

"Private Equity at Work: When Wall Street Manages Main Street," authored by Eileen Appelbaum and Rosemary Batt, evaluates the effects of private equity on business and workers through in-depth research.


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ILR News Digest

Professor Ronald G. Ehrenberg will be the main speaker at the Dec. 14 commencement of Binghamton University, his undergraduate alma mater. 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

Jack Goncalo, 12/10/2014
"How Sexism Stifles Creativity"
The Atlantic

Louis Hyman, 12/04/2014
"The Fixed-Rate Mortgage Helped Forge the Middle Class"
Bloomberg

Ileen DeVault, 12/04/2014
"Fast Food Protesters Take To The Streets On 2-Year Anniversary Of Campaign"
Huffington Post

Art Wheaton, 12/03/2014
"Gas Approaching $2 Seen Helping U.S. December Car Sales"
Bloomberg

Events

Immigrant Worker Rights and Organizing: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
February 13, Ithaca Campus
HR in Hospitality Conference 2015
March 16-18, 2015, Las Vegas
2015 Groat & Alpern Celebration
April 9, 2015, New York City
Advancing Worker Rights Conference
April 17-18, 2015, New York City

ILR Online

Webcasts featuring expert insight and the latest research on today's world-of-work issues. Learn more.