ILR in the News

ILR School faculty and alumni frequently serve as sources for the news media. Below are some of the stories for which they provided insight and expertise.

December 2017

The New York Times, December 11, 2017, Monday - KC Wagner
"Sexual Harassment Training Doesn’t Work. But Some Things Do."

KCBS Radio, December 10, 2017, Sunday - Alex Colvin
"Restaurant Tip Pooling"

The Guardian, December 10, 2017, Sunday - Eli Friedman
"Hundreds take part in rare protest in Beijing over migrant crackdown"

Reveal, December 7, 2017, Thursday - Ron Ehrenberg
"In an era of inequity, more college financial aid is going to the rich"

The New York Times, December 6, 2017, Wednesday - Maria Figueroa
"New York Officials Battle Wage Theft in Construction Industry"

Jacobin Magazine, December 6, 2017, Wednesday - Eli Friedman
"Evicting the Underclass"

The San Diego Union-Tribune, December 3, 2017, Sunday - A.J. Preller (alumni)
"Padres extend A.J. Preller through 2022"

Los Angeles Times, December 1, 2017, Friday - Rosemary Batt
"Why companies and media organizations are taking days, not months, to act on sexual allegations"

November 2017

Last Word on Sports, November 30, 2017, Thursday - Robert Hutchens
"Economic Analysis: NCAA Athletes Should Not Be Paid"

Wired, November 29, 2017, Wednesday - Sarosh Kuruvilla
"Inside Adidas’ Robot-Powered, On-Demand Sneaker Factory"

The Washington Post, November 29, 2017, Wednesday - Risa Lieberwitz
"Sexual harassment debate advances an issue — and confuses it"

The New York Times, November 19, 2017, Wednesday - Rose Batt
"Trump Ran for the ‘Forgotten.’ Then He Forgot Them."

Morningstar, November 28, 2017, Tuesday - Francine Blau
"Meghan Markle will likely stop working after marrying Prince Harry -- why single-income families are a luxury in 2017"

Swirlster, November 23, 2017, Thursday - ILR School
"My Daughter Got Her First Catcall, And I Didn't Know What To Tell Her"

Morning Consult, November 20, 2017, Monday - Louis Hyman
"The Surprising Impact of Your Neighborhood Dollar Store"

Law.com, November 20, 2017, Monday - Ifeoma Ajunwa
"5 Ways To Safeguard Company Hiring Processes From Ageism"

Popular Science, November 17, 2017, Friday - Art Wheaton
"Tesla is crowdfunding its vehicles with big promises"

Newsweek, November 17, 2017, Friday - Art Wheaton
"Elon Musk Says Tesla Roadster Is Quickest Production Car Ever"

Markets Insider, November 16, 2017, Thursday - Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Minnesota City Teamster Drivers Strike Sysco"

The Buffalo News, November 16, 2017, Thursday - Art Wheaton
"How workers at GM Lockport built a turnaround"

Markets Insider, November 16, 2017, Thursday - Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Kansas City Teamster Drivers Strike Sysco"

The Island Now, November 15, 2017, Wednesday - Joshua Lafazan (alumni)
"Lafazan credits energy of interns for Nassau District 18 win"

Inc. Magazine, November 13, 2017, Monday - Samuel Bacharach
"Escaping the Asylum"

The Daily Utah Chronicle, November 8, 2017, Wednesday - Fran Blau and Larry Kahn
"Parkin: Equal Pay in the Workforce: Iceland Sets Example"

Bloomberg, November 7, 2017, Tuesday - Kate Bronfenbrenner
"U.S. Labor Leaders Confront Sexual Harassment in Top Ranks"

Boston Globe, November 7, 2017, Tuesday - Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Labor leaders confront sexual harassment in their top ranks"

Forbes, November 6, 2017, Monday - Susanne Bruyere/Yang-Tan Institute
"Accenture, EY, Google, Microsoft And Other Leaders Find Great Value In Employees With Disabilities"

South China Morning Post, November 5, 2017, Sunday - Eli Friedman
"The Chinese pudding factory caught up in Xi Jinping’s big plans for a new dream city"

Forbes, November 1, 2017, Wednesday - Vanessa Bohns
"10 Workplace Trends You'll See In 2018"

October 2017

CNBC, October 25, 2017, Wednesday - Seth Harris (alumni)
"GOP shouldn't raid 401(k) plans to pay for tax cuts"

SFGATE, October 17, 2017, Tuesday - Art Wheaton
"Autonomous cars head for the Big Apple"

Insurance Journal, October 17, 2017, Tuesday - Louis Hyman
"Freelance Workforce Keeps Growing, Increasingly by Choice"

The Washington Post, October 12, 2017, Thursday - Alex Colvin
"An infrastructure of silence"

CBS News, October 10, 2017, Tuesday - Lee Dyer
"These jobs are most at risk for being automated"

Philly.com, October 9, 2017, Monday - Peter Bamberger
"Another Downside to College Boozing: Poorer Job Prospects"

South China Morning Post, October 7, 2017, Saturday - Art Wheaton
"California dreamin’: how BYD’s US electric bus expansion smooths the road for Xi and Trump"

The Berkshire Eagle, October 2, 2017, Monday - Kate Bronfenbrenner and John August
"Labor experts: Nursing union strikes deploy unique strategies"

Wired, October 2, 2017, Monday - Alex Colvin
"Big Tech Eyes Supreme Court’s Employee-Arbitration Case"

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, October 2, 2017, Monday - Thomas Golden
"Goodwill to celebrate transition from 'sheltered workshop' on Tuesday"

HRE Daily, October 2, 2017, Monday - Alex Colvin
"A Hot Issue Reaches The High Court"

Wired, October 1, 2017, Sunday - Art Wheaton
"Dyson's Bid to Build an Electric Car Just Might Work"

September 2017

PBS Newshour, September 29, 2017, Friday - Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Why do Women Continue to Make Less than Men?"

Quartz, September 28, 2017, Thursday - Alex Colvin
"More than half of American workers can’t sue their employer"

AMN Global, September 28, 2017, Thursday - Art Wheaton
"China’s Electric Car Switch To Rattle Industry, Drive Up Price Of Lithium"

MoneyWatch, September 28, 2017, Thursday - Alex Colvin
"More employers making sure they don't see you in court"

Daily News, September 28, 2017, Thursday - Alex Colvin
"Millions of American workers blocked from taking legal action against employers"

Corporate Crime Reporter, September 28, 2017, Thursday - Alex Colvin
"Report Finds More than Half of American Workers Are Prohibited from Suing Employer"

MarketWatch, September 26, 2017, Tuesday - ILR School
"College fraternities will make you dumber — and richer"

MarketWatch, September 24, 2017, Sunday - Peter Bamberger
"How binge-drinking in college could affect the rest of your life"

Fox News, September 24, 2017, Sunday - ILR School
"Joining a fraternity may hurt grades, but boost income"

EconoFact, September 22, 2017, Friday - Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Why do Women Continue to Make Less than Men?"

New York Post, September 22, 2017, Friday - ILR School
"Joining a fraternity makes you dumber — but richer"

The Buffalo News, September 22, 2017, Friday - ILR School
"Wages rise, but Buffalo’s recovery hasn't kept pace"

Daily Mail, September 22, 2017, Friday - Peter Bamberger
"Scientists figure out how much you can drink in college without messing up your job prospects"

The Economic Times, September 21, 2017, Thursday - Peter Bamberger
"Think unemployment is a worry? Binge drinking can lower job prospects"

Science Newsline, September 21, 2017, Thursday - Peter Bamberger and Sam Bacharach
"Binge Drinking in College May Lower Chances of Landing a Job After College"

Total Frat Move, September 21, 2017, Thursday - ILR School
"According To Shocking Study, Binge Drinking Your Face Off Is Detrimental To Future Employment Aspirations"

Laboratory Equipment, September 20, 2017, Wednesday - Peter Bamberger and Sam Bacharach
"Binge Drinking in College May Lower Chances of Landing a Job After School"

Bloomberg BNA, September 19, 2017, Tuesday - Linda Donahue
"GrubHub Wage Trial Could Deliver Message in Heart of Gig Economy"

Yahoo! Finance, September 18, 2017, Monday - Louis Hyman
"‘We’ve Been Breached’: Inside the Equifax Hack"

Automation Alley, September 18, 2017, Monday - Art Wheaton
"China’s Electric Car Switch to Rattle Industry, Drive Up Price of Lithium"

The Hill, September 15, 2017, Friday - Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"New data released on gender pay gap is still bad news for women"

Bloomberg BNA - Labor and Employment Blog, September 13, 2017, Wednesday - Harry Katz
"'Unions Still Matter' Under Trump Through Collective Efforts"

Investor's Business Daily, September 13, 2017, Wednesday - Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Sally C. Pipes: Can't Buy Me Gender Equality"

Ecns.cn, September 12, 2017, Tuesday - Art Wheaton
"China weighs ban on gas, diesel-powered vehicles"

Bloomberg BNA - Labor and Employment Blog, September 11, 2017, Monday - Erica Groshen
"Punching In: Alex, Andy and the Joint Employer Debate"

The Daily Orange, September 6, 2017, Wednesday - Ronald Ehrenberg
"Two-thirds of private universities opt out of New York state tuition aid program"

Sarasota Herald-Tribune, September 5, 2017, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Women should be able to do their part for the American economy"

The Detroit News, September 4, 2017, Monday – Art Wheaton
"Organized labor faces multi-front battle"

The New York Times, September 2, 2017, Saturday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The Best Era for Working Women Was 20 Years Ago"

Inc. Magazine, September 1, 2017, Friday – Samuel Bacharach
"Client Engagement for the Long Term"

August 2017

NBC, August 31, 2017, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Trump Killed Obama’s Equal Pay Rule. What It Means for Working Women"

Chicago Tribune, August 30, 2017, Wednesday – Francine Blau
"Trump administration halts Obama-era rule to shrink the gender wage gap"

PayScale, August 27, 2017, Sunday – Elena Gitter
"Want Salary Transparency? Move to Norway!"

AOL Finance, August 23, 2017, Wednesday – Lawrence Kahn
"Women are leaving the workforce at a staggering rate — Here’s why"

CNBC, August 22, 2017, Tuesday – Ron Ehrenberg
"Free college keeps growing as Arkansas, Indiana, Montana and Rhode Island join in"

ABC Radio, August 18, 2017, Friday – JR Keller
"How to get the best outcomes when hiring internally"

The Economist, August 17, 2017, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Women alone are driving a recovery in workforce participation"

Forbes, August 15, 2017, Tuesday - Vanessa Bohns
"Why Business Owners Need A Relationship-Selling Strategy"

Teen Vogue, August 15, 2017, Tuesday - ILR School
"Women Reporting Street Harassment as a Crime in the UK"

Forbes, August 12, 2017, Saturday - Brian Meersma '18
"Overcoming Dyslexia: Lessons Lerned From an Ivy Leaguer"

Telegram, August 10, 2017, Thursday - Frances Perkins
"Al Southwick: The amazing Frances Perkins"

WCNY, August 10, 2017, Thursday - Shannon Gleeson
"Carl Bon Tempo and Shannon Gleeson"

ESPN, August 9, 2017, Wednesday - Gary Bettman
"Will NHL players really be iced out of Olympics? Here's the lowdown on where things stand"

Quartz, August 8, 2017, Tuesday – Francine Blau
"Marriage in America is increasingly the province of the college-educated woman"

Wards Auto, August 8, 2017, Tuesday – Art Wheaton
"UAW Vows to Resume Organizing Nissan in Mississippi"

MarketWatch, August 8, 2017, Tuesday – Francine Blau
"4 ways the workplace has not changed for American mothers"

The Detroit News, August 7, 2017, Monday – Art Wheaton
"UAW at a crossroads after unsuccessful Nissan election"

National Review, August 3, 2017, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Paid Parental Leave, Sensibly Applied, Benefits Working Mothers the Most"

Dallas News, August 3, 2017, Thursday – Rose Batt
"Moving its call centers offshore is hurting AT&T"

Cleveland Browns, August 2, 2017, Wednesday - J.C. Tretter (alumni)
"Having JC Tretter is 'like having another quarterback': Things we learned at Browns training camp"

WDIV Detroit, August 2, 2017, Wednesday - Risa Lieberwitz
"What people get wrong about affirmative action"

Vice, August 2, 2017, Wednesday - Ileen DeVault
"The Strange Extortion Trail Pitting Teamsters Against 'Top Chef'"

July 2017

Quartz, July 29, 2017, Saturday – Eli Friedman
"Every state wants to build the next Silicon Valley, but Wisconsin’s attempt has the best name"

CNN Money, July 27, 2017, Thursday – Eli Friedman
"Foxconn invests in Wisconsin: Workers 'should be wary'"

Watertown Daily Times, July 23, 2017, Sunday – Alex Hammond (ILR student)
"Waddington supervisor candidate touts youth and experience"

Business Insider, July 19, 2017, Wednesday – Paul Russell (ILR student)
"Fraternities have their problems — but the benefits they provide are invaluable"

WEBTV, July 17, 2017, Monday – Lars Vilhuber
"World Statistics Conference in Marrakech, Morocco"

PRI, July 14, 2017, Friday – Louis Hyman
"What the rise of the gig economy means for the American Dream"

The Christian Science Monitor, July 13, 2017, Thursday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"Male nurses? Female firefighters? Yes, as career boundaries erode."

Fox Business, July 7, 2017, Friday – John Abowd
"Apple Expands Bet on Cutting Edge Privacy Technology"

MSU Today, July 6, 2017, Thursday – ILR School
"MSU History Associate Professor Wins 2017 Philip Taft Prize"

American Prospect, July 3, 2017, Monday – Rose Batt
"Who Is Wilbur Ross? From bankruptcy king to Trump’s king of commerce"

Fox Business, July 2, 2017, Sunday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"How Can the U.S. Get More Women Into the Workforce? Ask Canada"

June 2017

WBFO NPR, June 28, 2017, Wednesday – Louis Hyman
""Gig economy" continues dramatic expansion"

Marketplace, June 27, 2017, Tuesday – Louis Hyman
"Happy Birthday, ATMs!"

The Gainesville Sun, June 23, 2017, Friday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"Exploring the gender wage gap"

Cohasset Wicked Local, June 23, 2017, Friday – Charlotte Barszewscki (ILR Alumnua) and J.R. Keller
"Cornell honors Cohasset graduate, teacher"

Bloomberg, June 20, 2017, Tuesday – Art Wheaton
"Ford’s Big Bet: Americans, and Trump, Are Ready for Chinese Cars"

The New York Times, June 16, 2017, Friday – Jay Walker
"Jay Walker on Why Leaders Don’t Always Make Good Managers"

Yahoo! Finance, June 13, 2017, Tuesday – Art Wheaton
"Labor shortages? Blame corporate America"

The Guardian, June 12, 2017, Monday – Lara Skinner
"The fight against climate change: four cities leading the way in the Trump era"

American Progress, June 7, 2017, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"The Midwestern Great Recession of 2001 and the Destruction of Good Jobs"

WCNY, June 7, 2017, Wednesday – Lara Skinner
"Lara Skinner on labor and climate change"

Energy Live News, June 5, 2017, Monday – The Worker Institute
"New York announces $1.5bn green investment"

The Malone Telegram, June 5, 2017, Monday – The Worker Institute
"Cuomo unveils clean energy jobs program following Paris accord decision"

Public Power Daily, June 5, 2017, Monday – The Worker Institute
"N.Y. governor unveils $1.5 bil renewables plan; NYPA to play key role"

USA Today, June 4, 2017, Sunday – Louis Hyman
"Who's winning the fight to make work better?"

The Citizen, June 4, 2017, Sunday – The ILR School
"Eye on NY: Cuomo says Trump's decision to withdraw from Paris accord is 'tremendous mistake'"

WICZ Binghamton, June 2, 2017, Friday – The Worker Institute
"Cuomo Announces $1.5 Billion Renewable Energy Initiative"

Innovate Long Island, June 2, 2017, Friday – Lara Skinner
"Facing ‘reckless’ Trump, the Empire State strikes back"

Ithaca.com, June 2, 2017, Friday – The Worker Institute
"Cuomo announces clean energy jobs partnership with Cornell"

USA Today, June 2, 2017, Friday – The Worker Institute
"Andrew Cuomo ramps up criticism of Donald Trump's Paris decision"

WGRZ, June 2, 2017, Friday – The Worker Institute
"Gov. Cuomo seeks $1.5 billion in energy projects to combat Paris decision"

The Ithaca Voice, June 2, 2017, Friday – The Worker Institute
"NYS announces $1.5 billion "Clean Climate Careers" initiative with Cornell"

WENY, June 2, 2017, Friday – The Worker Institute
"Cuomo announces clean energy jobs initiative"

Curbed NY, June 2, 2017, Friday – The Worker Institute
"Governor Cuomo announces initiatives upping New York’s commitment to fighting climate change"

27east.com, June 2, 2017, Friday – The ILR School
"Governor Andrew Cuomo Announces $2 Million To Improve Water Quality On Long Island"

WVNY/WFFF, June 2, 2017, Friday – The Worker Institute
"Cuomo Announces Climate and Jobs Initiative Partnership With Cornell University"

The Washington Post, June 1, 2017, Thursday – The ILR School
"These titans of industry just broke with Trump’s decision to exit the Paris accords"

May 2017

The New York Times, May 29, 2017, Monday – Beth Livingston
"Why Have So Many Women Quit on Mayor de Blasio?"

Special Ed Connection, May 27, 2017, Saturday – Nancy Hinkley
"Avoid 'cookie-cutter' transition services (PDF, 436 KB)"

The Week, May 24, 2017, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"The dark side of paid parental leave"

The Washington Post, May 16, 2017, Tuesday – Seth Siegel (alumnus)
"Forget the politics. Iran has bigger problems."

SHRM, May 10, 2017, Wednesday – Susanne Bruyère
"Disability and HR Strategy: Identifying Diverse Leadership Talent Within Your Existing Workforce"

The Washington Post, May 8, 2017, Monday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"Fed Chair Janet Yellen has a cure for the lackluster economy. It has nothing to do with interest rates."

Bloomberg Businessweek, May 5, 2017, Friday – Lance Compa
"How Mexico’s Unions Sell Out Autoworkers"

The New York Times, May 5, 2017, Friday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"To Lift Growth, Janet Yellen Says, Make It Easier for Women to Work"

Bloomberg, May 2, 2017, Tuesday – Art Wheaton
"Big Summer Shutdowns Loom for U.S. Auto Plants as Sales Sputter"

Inc. Magazine, May 1, 2017, Monday – Sam Bacharach
"Spotting Raw Talent"

April 2017

How Do We Fix It?, April 26, 2017, Wednesday – Louis Hyman
"#100 The Myth of Main Street"

Bloomberg BNA, April 21, 2017, Friday – Paul Davis
"Once Burned Employees Likelier To Job-Hop"

The New York Times, April 17, 2017, Monday – Melissa DeRosa (alumna)
"Cuomo Promotes Chief of Staff, Melissa DeRosa, to Be His Secretary"

The Huffington Post, April 17, 2017, Monday – Liz Karns
"5 Steps Every Victim Of Revenge Porn Should Consider"

San Francisco Chronicle, April 15, 2017, Saturday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"Why employers shouldn’t ask about an applicant’s previous salary"

BuzzFeed, April 13, 2017, Thursday – Eli Friedman
"The People’s Burger?"

Syracuse Post-Standard, April 13, 2017, Thursday – Art Wheaton
"Why can't CNY manufacturers fill openings when factory workers need jobs?"

Roosevelt Island Daily, April 13, 2017, Thursday – K. Lisa Yang and Hock E. Tan Institute on Employment and Disability
"With Cornell Tech, the Future Reaches Into Roosevelt Island's Past"

Harvard Business Review, April 11, 2017, Tuesday – Vanessa Bohns
"A Face-to-Face Request Is 34 Times More Successful than an Email"

PBS News, April 8, 2017, Saturday – Alan Krueger (alumnus)
"Group gives cash aid to rural Kenyans, then studies its effects"

The New York Times, April 8, 2017, Saturday – Louis Hyman
"The Myth of Main Street"

Entrepreneur, April 4, 2017, Tuesday – Sally Klingel
"Fixing the Pay Gap Starts With Your Salary Negotiation Skills"

PBS, April 4, 2017, Tuesday – Francine Blau
"What three economists think you should know on Equal Pay Day"

USA Today, April 4, 2017, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"Sheryl Sandberg: Pay gap holds us all back"

Los Angeles Times, April 4, 2017, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"Pay gap between men and women in California is nearly $79 billion a year"

The American Prospect, April 3, 2017, Monday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Why D.C.’s First Charter Union Election Was Called Off"

March 2017

The Indianapolis Star, March 31, 2017, Friday – Lee Adler
"How a group of food service workers formed a union underground"

MarketWatch, March 31, 2017, Friday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"President Trump should repeal this Obama-era EEOC rule on pay"

San Francisco Daily Journal, March 30, 2017, Thursday – Kate Grifffith
"Protecting immigrant workers’ rights"

Forbes, March 27, 2017, Monday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"Ladies Beware: You May Get Paid Less For These Six Reasons"

Wired, March 27, 2017, Monday – Art Wheaton
"Tesla's Model 3 is Coming. Here's What We Know Now"

Reuters, March 23, 2017, Thursday – Liz Karns
"The right way to address the Marines United Facebook group"

VOX, March 17, 2017, Friday – Francine Blau
"President Trump said a major report found immigration hurt the economy. 2 authors respond"

Fortune, March 13, 2017, Monday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"Tesla’s Sexism Case Exposes This Overlooked Reason for the Gender Gap"

The Huffington Post, March 11, 2017, Saturday – Liz Karns
"Military Must Impose Significant Consequences Against Marines United Group Members"

Fortune, March 9, 2017, Thursday – Beth Livingston
"Secrets From Best Companies All Stars"

Bloomberg BNA, March 8, 2017, Wednesday – Dania Rajendra
"Women’s March Continues, but Strikers May Lack Labor Law Protections"

New York Law Journal, March 8, 2017, Wednesday – Esta Bigler
"Mandatory Arbitration Limits Access, Experts Warn"

The Washington Post, March 7, 2017, Tuesday – Francine Blau
"Trump’s claim that immigrants cost taxpayers ‘many billions of dollars a year’"

Legal Talk Network, March 3, 2017, Friday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"The Trump Administration and U.S. Labor Laws"

USA Today, March 1, 2017, Monday – Francine Blau
"Fact-checking President Trump's first address to Congress"

February 2017

WalletHub, February 28, 2017, Tuesday – Hassan Enayati
"2017’s Hardest-Working Cities in America"

Finance & Commerce, February 27, 2017, Monday – Louis Hyman
"Businesses a key part of black history"

The Hill, February 27, 2017, Monday – Seth Harris (alumnus)
"Dems mastered technology. Now we have to get back to organizing"

The Christian Science Monitor, February 26, 2017, Sunday – Art Wheaton
"What's at the root of Tesla's labor troubles?"

Bloomberg BNA, February 24, 2017, Friday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Work Stoppage at Ports Would Have Ripple Effect"

The New York Times, February 23, 2017, Thursday – Louis Hyman
"Learning to Love Our Robot Co-Workers"

Voice of America, February 17, 2017, Friday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Trump Touts 'America First,' US Jobs During Boeing Factory Visit"

The Wall Street Journal, February 17, 2017, Friday – JR Keller
"Why Bosses Should Stop Thinking of ‘A Players,’ ‘B Players’ and ‘C Players’"

In These Times, February 14, 2017, Tuesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"The Volkswagen Defeat Wasn’t Inevitable—and Labor Can Still Win in the South"

WBUR, February 14, 2017, Tuesday – Lance Compa
"Amid Manufacturing Shifts, Should Working-Class Men Consider Non-Traditional Roles?"

Bloomberg, February 14, 2017, Tuesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Boeing Workers’ Vote Wednesday Could Be an ‘Earthquake in the South’"

Bloomberg BNA, February 13, 2017, Monday – Art Wheaton
"Boeing Braces for Union Vote at South Carolina Plant"

NPR, February 13, 2017, Monday – Lee Adler
"Years In The Making, Effort To Unionize S.C. Boeing Workers Comes To A Vote"

The Des Moines Register, February 11, 2017, Saturday – Lee Adler and Sally Klingel
"Could Iowa collective bargaining changes create teacher bidding wars?"

Truthout, February 10, 2017, Friday – Eli Friedman
"China Is Not to Blame for the Decline of the US Working Class"

SHRM, February 10, 2017, Friday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Union Membership Down; Experts Say HR’s Responsiveness May Be a Reason"

The Daily Pennsylvanian, February 9, 2017, Thursday – Francine Blau
"Gender wage gap is larger among Ivy League graduates, study finds"

WRFI, February 8, 2017, Wednesday – Shannon Gleeson
"Cornell’s Response to Trump’s Immigration Policies"

Financial Times, February 7, 2017, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Larry Kahn
"America’s ‘jobs for the boys’ is just half the employment story"

Politico, February 6, 2017, Monday – Lee Adler
"Strike tests Trump’s appeal to blue-collar workers"

Brookings, February 3, 2017, Friday – Francine Blau
"What we know—and don’t know—about the declining labor force participation rate"

The Atlantic, February 2, 2017, Thursday – Francine Blau
"The Ivy League's Gender Pay-Gap Problem"

January 2017

Inc. Magazine, January 31, 2017, Tuesday – Sam Bacharach
"The Danger of Thinking You Own the Truth"

Bloomberg BNA, January 31, 2016, Tuesday – Ileen DeVault
"Did Uber Break Taxi Strike Over Trump Immigration Order?"

Florida Politics, January 30, 2017, Monday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Debbie Wasserman Schultz says pay wage gap in U.S. getting worse"

The Baltimore Sun, January 26, 2017, Thursday – Jeff Grabelsky
"Baltimore Gas & Electric Co. workers take next steps to organize"

The Atlantic, January 26, 2017, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The Mid-Career Internship"

The Ringer, January 19, 2017, Thursday – Louis Hyman
"Is What’s Good for Amazon Good for America?"

VOX, January 18, 2017, Wednesday – Art Wheaton
"Detroit's auto show was all about Trump — and he wasn’t even there"

Salon, January 17, 2017, Tuesday – Adam Litwin
"Shake Shack’s prices are going up: Why the hip burger joint’s wage and price hikes might be good for business"

WIVB, January 9, 2017, Monday – Art Wheaton
"Re-tooling the auto industry—bringing back old favorites"

Fox Business, January 4, 2017, Wednesday – Louis Hyman
"Financial Trends: What's In and What's Out in 2017"

WalletHub, January 4, 2017, Wednesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"2017’s Best & Worst Cities for Jobs"

Strategy+Business, January 4, 2017, Wednesday – Sam Bacharach
"Samuel Bacharach’s Required Reading"

December 2016

Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, December 20, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Why Aren't More Women Working?"

Marketplace, December 20, 2016, Tuesday – Art Wheaton
"GM responds to demand for bigger cars by thinning its workforce"

Lifehacker, December 19, 2016, Monday – Vanessa Bohns
"If You're Going to Ask for a Favor, Do It Face to Face"

Workspan, December 19, 2016, Monday – Beth Flynn-Ferry
"Employee Engagement"

The Buffalo News, December 14, 2016, Wednesday – Art Wheaton
"GM, Sumitomo plans prove manufacturing is far from dead"

Better Georgia, December 14, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau
"Women, poverty, and the gender pay gap"

Glamour, December 14, 2016, Wednesday – Vanessa Bohns
"You're More Likely to Get What You Want If You Ask Like This"

Voice of America, December 13, 2016, Tuesday – Eli Friedman
"China Seeks Recognition as Market Economy"

NY Magazine, December 9, 2016, Friday – Vanessa Bohns
"Here’s the Best Way to Ask Someone for a Favor"

The Christian Science Monitor, December 9, 2016, Friday – Ileen DeVault
"Trump campaigned for the blue-collar worker, but did he really mean it?"

Association for Psychological Science, December 7, 2016, Wednesday – Vanessa Bohns
"You’re Less Persuasive Than You Think Over Email"

The Seattle Times, December 7, 2016, Wednesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Carrier factory union chief standing ground against Trump"

Univision Noticias, December 7, 2016, Wednesday – Eli Friedman
"¿Estamos a las puertas de una guerra comercial entre China y EEUU con la llegada de Trump al poder?"

Milwaukee Journal, December 4, 2016, Sunday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Will Walker's Act 10 law go national?"

Leadership Excellence Essentials, December 1, 2016, Thursday – Sam Bacharach
"Training your high potentials and young leaders to move agendas"

BoingBoing, December 1, 2016, Thursday – Louis Hyman
"US has $2 trillion sitting in banks - it needs to be invested or we risk a new depression"

November 2016

Pirates Breakdown, November 29, 2016, Tuesday – Frank Collins (alum)
"MLB Contract Negotiations – What Actually Happens In The Room?"

The New York Times, November 16, 2016, Wednesday – Eli Friedman
"Across China, Walmart Faces Labor Unrest as Authorities Stand Aside"

Slate, November 16, 2016, Wednesday – Louis Hyman
"What the Mass Deportation of Immigrants Might Look Like"

The Hill, November 11, 2016, Friday – Shannon Gleeson
"Gearing up for immigrant rights in a Trump administration"

American Progress, November 7, 2016, Monday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Rhetoric vs. Reality: Equal Pay"

Wired, November 7, 2016, Monday – Art Wheaton
"As Tesla Grows Up, It Gives Up On Free Charging"

Marketplace, November 3, 2016, Thursday – Lee Adler
"Philadelphia’s transit strike could affect who wins the election"

October 2016

KOAA 5, October 31, 2016, Monday – Nellie Brown
"Stressful jobs with little control/shorter life spans?"

Dollars & Sense, October 30, 2016, Sunday – Lance Compa
"All Tricks, No Treat in Peeps Candy Strike"

CBS News, October 28, 2016, Friday – Nellie Brown
"Feel like your job is killing you? This could be why"

NPR, October 23, 2016, Sunday – Linda Barrington
"Small Business Owners Face Pressures Of Minimum Wage Bumps In Big Cities"

Salon, October 20, 2016, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"The Jim Beam strike: Kentucky distillery workers have started a new whiskey rebellion in the name of sane hours"

Marketplace, October 20, 2016, Thursday – Linda Barrington
"Americans have mixed feelings about the job market"

Tech.Co, October 19, 2016, Wednesday – Louis Hyman
"Expect More Freelancer Representation in 2017"

CBS Radio News, October 19, 2016, Wednesday – Sam Nelson
"Debate Expert Sam Nelson"

Workspan, October 13, 2016, Thursday – Linda Barrington
"Hierarchy, Bonuses and Narcissism"

WOLB 1010 AM, October 11, 2016, Tuesday – Ian Greer
"Lunch with Labor"

Philly.com, October 7, 2016, Friday – Ileen DeVault
"Sexual harassment widespread at fast-food eateries, Philly protest claims"

The Christian Science Monitor, October 6, 2016, Thursday – Ileen DeVault
"Working-class, white men see incomes drop: How is that changing America?"

Yahoo! Finance, October 6, 2016, Thursday – Louis Hyman
"Why more than a third of Americans are freelancers"

The Wall Street Journal, October 5, 2016, Wednesday – Louis Hyman
"Booz Allen Faces More Fallout After NSA Contractor’s Arrest"

Bloomberg BNA, October 4, 2016, Tuesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Rat-Inflating Union Organizer Can't Get Overtime"

September 2016

The Washington Post, September 29, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Obama administration announces paid sick leave for government contractors — and a new policy to address pay disparities"

The New York Times, September 13, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Donald Trump Unveils Plan for Families in Bid for Women’s Votes"

CBS MoneyWatch, September 27, 2016, Tuesday – Louis Hyman
"Economic forces that can turn protests into riots"

The Wall Street Journal, September 26, 2016, Monday – Eli Friedman
"Chinese Labor Activists Handed Suspended Sentences"

CBC News, September 26, 2016, Monday – Sam Nelson
"Art of the debate"

Black Christian News, September 22, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau
"New Study Finds That Immigrants Are Not Taking Jobs From Americans"

Bloomberg | Quint, September 22, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau
"Immigration Boosts U.S. Economy Even as Low-Skilled Wages Dented"

The Wall Street Journal, September 22, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau
"Immigration Does More Good Than Harm to Economy, Study Finds"

WBUR, September 22, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau
"State Economy Strained By First Generation Immigrants, But Breaks Even By Third"

CityLab, September 22, 2016, Thursday – Louis Hyman
"From Ferguson to Charlotte, Why Police Protests Turn Into Riots"

Yahoo! News, September 21, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau
"Immigrants have little impact on native-born workers"

The New York Times, September 21, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau
"Immigrants Aren’t Taking Americans’ Jobs, New Study Finds"

Phys.org, September 21, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau
"Immigrants have little impact on native-born workers: study"

Albuquerque Journal, September 20, 2016, Tuesday – Ron Ehrenberg
"Higher ed secretary outlines challenges for state’s colleges"

IZA World of Labor, September 16, 2016, Friday – Lawrence Kahn
"Wage compression and the gender pay gap"

SHRM.org, September 15, 2016, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Long Island University–Brooklyn Lockout Was a First for Higher Education"

The New York Times, September 13, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Donald Trump Unveils Plan for Families in Bid for Women’s Votes"

CNN, September 13, 2016, Tuesday – Sam Nelson
"Matt Lauer proved the debates would be better without a moderator"

Financial Times, September 13, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Trump sets out plan to improve child care"

Times Union, September 13, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Equal work should mean equal pay"

Governor.ny.gov, September 11, 2016, Sunday – Esta Bigler
"Governor Cuomo Launches $5 Million Workplace Education and Training Grant Program to Improve Health and Safety for Workers"

Times Union, September 8, 2016, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"At Green Island Honeywell plant, UAW, retired police on opposite sides of picket line"

Institutional Investor, September 7, 2016, Wednesday – Eli Friedman
"Apple Cares About Workers But Does it Care Enough?"

The Atlantic, September 7, 2016, Wednesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"An Unprecedented Faculty Lockout"

The Atlantic, September 7, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"What Programming's Past Reveals About Today's Gender-Pay Gap"

Inside Higher Ed, September 6, 2016, Tuesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Labor Day Lockout"

Democrat & Chronicle, September 3, 2016, Saturday – Linda Donahue
"Rochester’s long history of organized labor"

The Christian Science Monitor, September 2, 2016, Friday – Lowell Turner
"Why unions embraced immigrants – and why it matters for Donald Trump"

Dollars & Sense, September 1, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"'Equal Pay' Is Not So Equal"

August 2016

Bloomberg, August 29, 2016, Monday – Louis Hyman
"Explosion of Gig Economy Means There’s an App for Juggling Jobs"

Bloomberg, August 25, 2016, Thursday – Risa Lieberwitz
"A Trump Win Could Upend Graduate Students' Right to Unionize"

The Wall Street Journal, August 23, 2016, Tuesday – Linda Barrington
"Companies Rethink Annual Pay Raises"

Bloomberg BNA, August 22, 2016, Monday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Newsroom Organizing Campaign Rising in Sunshine State"

Global News, August 17, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"More women work in Canada than the U.S. Here’s why"

ABC News, August 10, 2016, Wednesday – Lee Adler
"Uber and Lyft Driver’s Union Law in Seattle Could Still Be Challenged"

The Atlantic, August 10, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Debating the Gender Pay Gap"

Gotham Gazette, August 8, 2016, Monday – Beth Livingston
"Nearly Six Years After Landmark Street Harassment Hearing, No Measurable Progress"

The Nation, August 5, 2016, Friday – The Worker Institute
"Women Day Laborers Are Tired of Waiting for Work, and for Justice"

Politico, August 2, 2016, Tuesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"A Joint Employer Trap"

July 2016

The Washington Post, July 28, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Chelsea Clinton takes on Ivanka Trump"

Economics21, July 27, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Sorry, Elizabeth Warren, Women Already Have Equal Pay"

Harvard Business Review, July 27, 2016, Wednesday – Emily Zitek
"Narcissists Don’t Like Flat Organizations"

Chicago Tribune, July 26, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Fact-checking the second day of the 2016 Democratic National Convention"

Albuquerque Journal, July 25, 2016, Monday – Rose Batt
"In the land of incoming calls"

EfficientGov.com, July 21, 2016, Thursday – Maria Figueroa
"Wage Theft App To Launch This Year"

WBFO, July 21, 2016, Thursday – Lou Jean Fleron
"Cornell fellowship students promote diversity, inclusion & equity"

Parent Herald, July 21, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Why Women Just Can't Choose Higher-Paying Jobs And Narrow The Difference"

Medium.com, July 19, 2016, Tuesday – Louis Hyman
"Don’t Replace People. Augment Them."

PRI, July 14, 2016, Thursday – Louis Hyman
"What the rise of the gig economy means for the American Dream"

The Hill, July 14, 2016, Thursday – Shannon Gleeson
"Immigration: looking beyond United States v. Texas"

CNBC, July 11, 2016, Monday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"The real test of Wal-Mart's $2.7 billion wage investment is about to begin"

New York Times, July 9, 2016, Saturday – Louis Hyman
"Redfin Shies Away From the Typical Start-Up’s Gig Economy"

Bloomberg, July 7, 2016, Thursday – Lance Compa
"Texas Judge Blocks Obama’s Union-Buster Disclosure Rule"

UFT.org, July 7, 2016, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"State’s farmworkers fighting to organize"

Daily Herald, July 3, 2016, Sunday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Men say they work more than women. Here's the truth."

Marketplace, July 1, 2016, Friday – Seth Harris
"Uber monitoring drivers"

The Washington Post, July 1, 2016, Friday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The group that seriously out earns white men"

June 2016

Los Angeles Times, June 30, 2016, Thursday – Rose Batt
"Behind shrinking middle-class jobs: A surge in outsourcing"

The Washington Post, June 29, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Men say they work more than women. Here’s the truth."

The Detroit News, June 23, 2016, Thursday – Art Wheaton
"Volkswagen to pay $10 billion to U.S. diesel owners"

Daily Inter Lake, June 18, 2016, Saturday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The misleading rhetoric behind the ‘equal pay’ movement"

Bloomberg, June 13, 2016, Monday – Seth Harris
"OT Rule Spinoff:DOL to Study Hours Logged Electronically"

Women's eNews, June 10, 2016, Friday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"June 10 Marks Another Anniversary of the Equal Pay Act"

Time Warner Cable News, June 9, 2016, Thursday – Art Wheaton
"Cosmetic Procedures for Buffalo Teachers Could Come Down to This Law"

Bloomberg, June 9, 2016, Thursday – Rose Batt
"Unions Eager to Dial Up Verizon Wireless Workers"

El Telegrafo, June 9, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Que nos paguen lo que merecemos, aun si no lo hemos pedido"

Automotive World, June 7, 2016, Tuesday – Art Wheaton
"Wages slip to the wayside in Canadian labour talks.pdf (PDF, 532 KB)"

El Economista, June 7, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"La brecha salarial de género"

The Washington Times, June 5, 2016, Sunday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Union leaders implore rank-and-file members to reject ‘dangerous, delusional’ Donald Trump"

The Atlantic, June 1, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Becoming Europe"

May 2016

The Christian Science Monitor, May 26, 2016, Thursday – Lee Adler
"$15 minimum wage will lead to robots, says McDonald's ex-CEO. Will it?"

Today Show, May 25, 2016, Wednesday – Vanessa Bohns
"Would you help a stranger"

Forbes, May 25, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The Concerning Drop In Workforce Participation And Role Of Family-Friendly Policies"

WOSU Radio, May 24, 2016, Tuesday – Ileen DeVault
"The New Federal Rule Aiming to Redefine Overtime Pay"

New York Magazine, May 24, 2016, Tuesday – Vanessa Bohns
"A Brief Guide to Convincing Total Strangers to Do Your Bidding"

NPR, May 23, 2016, Monday – Francine Blau
"The Pay Gap In White-Collar Jobs"

The Australian Business Review, May 19, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
US doctors, financial advisers have widest gender pay gap.pdf (PDF, 141 KB)

The Wall Street Journal, May 17, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Women in Elite Jobs Face Stubborn Pay Gap"

The Daily Beast, May 12, 2016, Thursday – Ken Margolies
"Could Enough Truckers for Trump Put Him in the White House?"

Wards Auto, May 12, 2016, Thursday – Art Wheaton
"CrossBlue in Crosshairs as VW-UAW Clash Escalates"

Harvard Business Review, May 10, 2016, Tuesday – Elena Belogolovsky and Peter Bamberger
"Why Keeping Salaries a Secret May Hurt Your Company"

U.S. News & World Report, May 6, 2016, Friday – Shannon Gleeson
"Going Beyond the Minimum"

The Rainbow Times, May 5, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"My Woman Card: “Deal Me In” Too"

Huffington Post, May 4, 2016, Wednesday – Marya Besharov
"What the Flint Water Crisis Can Teach Us About Leadership"

Investigative Post, May 3, 2016, Tuesday – Art Wheaton
"Lead poisoning worse than previously disclosed"

United Federation of Teachers, May 5, 2016, Thursday – Lee Adler
"Salary-wise, it’s still mostly a man’s world"

BioCycle, May 1, 2016, Sunday – Nellie Brown
"Health And Safety Planning In Anaerobic Digestion"

April 2016

Huffington Post, April 30, 2016, Saturday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"The Verizon Strike Is About More Than Dollars And Cents"

Quartz, April 30, 2016, Saturday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Academia is quietly and systematically keeping its women from succeeding"

USA Today, April 30, 2016, Saturday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Temporary, part-time workers not taking it anymore"

OregonLive, April 30, 2016, Saturday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Halting pay bias requires a fairly fundamental shift: Washington Post opinion"

Bloomberg, April 29, 2016, Friday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Verizon and Unions Hold the Line as Strike Continues"

WSKG, April 29, 2016, Friday – Ileen Devault
"Chobani will give employees up to 10% of company stock"

Macomb Daily, April 25, 2016, Monday – Richard Hurd
"Volkswagen to appeal ruling allowing UAW vote in Tennessee"

The Washington Post, April 24, 2016, Sunday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"What’s the real gender pay gap?"

The Gazette, April 24, 2016, Sunday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"We're past the time we need to walk the walk"

New York Times, April 22, 2016, Friday – Peter Lazes
"How to Keep Jobs at Home"

Newsday, April 21, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Are women actually paid less than men?"

Inside Sources, April 21, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Are Women Paid Less Than Men?"

The Washington Post, April 20, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"It’s a retirement account, but for pregnancy"

Bloomberg, April 20, 2016, Wednesday – Seth Harris and Alan Krueger (alumni)
"Will California Change How Uber Treats Its Drivers?"

C-SPAN, April 19, 2016, Tuesday – Louis Hyman
"Climate Change and the U.S. Economy"

CNN Money, April 19, 2016, Tuesday – ILR School
"Census settles hiring lawsuit over criminal records"

The Christian Science Monitor, April 19, 2016, Tuesday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Does either party really want the white working class?"

The Buffalo News, April 17, 2016, Sunday – Art Wheaton
"Walkout by Verizon workers bucks a national trend toward fewer strikes"

Jacobin, April 14, 2016, Thursday – Ian Greer
"Work Not Play"

The Washington Post, April 14, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Here are the facts behind that ’79 cent’ pay gap factoid"

CBS MoneyWatch, April 14, 2016, Thursday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"The Verizon strike's battle lines are drawn"

New York Times, April 13, 2016, Wednesday – Rose Batt
"In Verizon Strike, Blue-Collar Stress Hits the Sidewalks"

Bloomberg BNA, April 13, 2016, Wednesday – Art Wheaton
"NLRB Won't Review Auto Workers Election Win at Volkswagen"

Inside Higher Ed, April 13, 2016, Wednesday – Ron Ehrenberg
"Change From the Top"

RegBlogApril 13, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Could Sharing Pay Data Shrink the Gender Wage Gap?"

Bloomberg, April 13, 2016, Wednesday – Art Wheaton
"VW Facing Union Talks After Losing Tennessee NLRB Ruling"

Bloomberg BNA, April 12, 2016, Tuesday – Risa Liebertwitz and Randi Weingarten (alumni)
"Charter School Teachers Organizing Under Federal Labor Law"

Wall Street Journal, April 12, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Hillary Clinton Joins U.S. Women’s Soccer Player in Call for Equal Pay"

Mother Jones, April 12, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The Gender Pay Gap Is Still About 21 Cents Per Dollar"

LA Times, April 12, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The gender pay gap: 4 reasons women earn less than men"

MassLive, April 11, 2016, Monday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The real reason women still get paid less: Bloomberg View"

Daily Voice, April 11, 2016, Monday – Rob Manfred (alumni)
"Westchester's Manfred Snags Top Cornell Alumni Award"

Cosmopolitan, April 7, 2016, Thursday – Vanessa Bohns
"You Have More Influence Over People Than You Think"

WIVB News, April 7, 2016, Thursday – Art Wheaton
"Candidates’ focus on auto, jobs rings true in WNY"

Los Angeles Times, April 4, 2016, Monday – Seth Harris and Alan Krueger (alumni)
"Why the gig economy doesn't work for everyone"

The National Law Review, April 4, 2016, Monday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"New DOL “Persuader” Rule Stimulates Exaggerated Persuader Activities by Proponents and Opposition"

White House Blog, April 1, 2016, Friday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The Employment Situation in March"

WJLA, April 1, 2016, Friday – Lee Adler
"Divided experts present debate over minimum wage increases"

Bureau of Labor Statistics, April 1, 2016, Friday – Lois Gray
"Evolution of administrative practices in American unions: results from a 20-year study"

March 2016

Marketplace, March 31, 2016, Thursday – Risa Lieberwitz
"A preschool for low-income children"

New York Times, March 31, 2016, Thursday – Alan Krueger (alumni)
"With ‘Gigs’ Instead of Jobs, Workers Bear New Burdens"

TechTarget, March 31, 2016, Thursday – Lee Dyer
"The on-demand economy and the future of work: Buckle up"

Texas Public Radio, March 28, 2016, Monday – Risa Lieberwitz
"Professors Group Says Push To Solve Sexual Assault Problem Threatens Due Process"

The Daily Beast, March 28, 2016, Monday – Risa Lieberwitz
"How Title IX Killed Free Speech on Campus"

The State News, March 25, 2016, Friday – Risa Lieberwitz
"Report finds tensions between implementing Title IX and academic freedom"

CBS Moneywatch, March 24, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"What could finally close the gender pay gap?"

New York Times, March 24, 2016, Thursday – Risa Lieberwitz
"Professors’ Group Says Efforts to Halt Sexual Harassment Have Stifled Speech"

Huffington Post, March 23, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau
"The Main Reason Women Make Less Money Than Men"

Reason, March 23, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"5 Quick Facts About the Gender Pay Gap"

Washington Post, March 22, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The real reason young women leave their jobs"

AllGov, March 19, 2016, Saturday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Gender Pay Gap Outlives Reasons Thought to Have Caused It"

Jezebel, March 19, 2016, Friday – Francine Blau
"Pay Rates Drop When a Bunch of Women Get Into a Field"

New York Times, March 18, 2016, Friday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"As Women Take Over a Male-Dominated Field, the Pay Drops"

New York Times, March 14, 2016, Monday – Eli Friedman
"Labor Protests Multiply in China as Economy Slows, Worrying Leaders"

Wall Street Journal, March 10, 2016, Thursday – Eli Friedman
"China May Rein in Wage Increases to Boost Economy"

The Washington Post, March 10, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Pay doesn’t look the same for men and women at top newspapers"

The Kansas City Star, March 8, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"It’s 2016, and women still make less for doing the same work as men"

Independent, March 8, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Percentage of women in the tech sector is worse than in Parliament"

The Washington Post, March 8, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"It’s 2016, and women still make less for doing the same work as men"

Brookings Institution, March 7, 2016, Monday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Occupational hazard? The future of the gender pay gap"

The San Diego Union-Tribune, March 3, 2016, Thursday – Seth Harris and Alan Krueger (alumni)
"Honeymoon over for on-demand apps, contract workers"

New York Times, March 1, 2016, Tuesday – The Worker Institute
"New Weapon in Day Laborers’ Fight Against Wage Theft: A Smartphone App"

The Hedgehog Review, March 1, 2016, Tuesday – Louis Hyman
"Temps, Consultants, and the Rise of the Precarious Economy"

February 2016

Huffington Post, February 29, 2016, Monday – Fran Blau
"Here's What Happened When We Asked Elon Musk About Equal Pay For Women"

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, February 24, 2016, Wednesday – Lee Adler
"Allegheny Technologies, steelworkers have fences to mend after lockout"

Wired, February 24, 2016, Wednesday – Vanessa Bohns
"Not Only Do Opposites Not Attract, But Just the Opposite"

The Washington Post, February 22, 2016, Tuesday – Jack Goncalo
"Every GOP candidate is wrong about political correctness"

Independent, February 15, 2016, Monday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Gender pay gap fuelled by perceptions of motherhood and the lack of women in tech, report finds"

Syracuse, February 12, 2016, Friday – Fran Blau
"Fuzzy math on wage gap, wealth disparity, black employment at Democratic presidential debate"

Fortune, February 12, 2016, Friday – Seth Harris (alumni)
"Does the U.S. Need New Rules for Workers in the Gig Economy?"

Biogas Channel, February 12, 2016, Friday – Nellie Brown
"Systems maintenance: preventing risks from the design stage"

The Atlantic, February 11, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"What’s Really Behind Why Women Earn Less Than Men?"

Truthout, February 10, 2016, Wednesday – Shannon Gleeson
"Immigrant Rights Affect Us All"

Inside Higher Ed, February 9, 2016, Tuesday – Ron Ehrenberg
"Why Is Tuition So High?"

Monster.com, February 9, 2016, Tuesday – Linda Barrington and Chris Collins
"5 awesome job perks and benefits you need to negotiate"

Daily Trojan, February 9, 2016, Tuesday – Risa Lieberwitz
"Unionization won’t solve all problems for adjunct faculty"

The Wall Street Journal, February 4, 2016, Thursday – Linda Barrington and Hassan Enayati
High Salaries Haunt Some Job Hunters - WSJ.pdf (PDF, 3 MB)

Washington Center for Equitable Growth, February 4, 2016, Thursday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The level and trend of the U.S. gender wage gap"

Bloomberg Briefs, February 3, 2016, Wednesday – Ruben King-Shaw (alumni)
"Hispanics' Health-Care Needs Create PE Opportunities: Mansa Capital's King-Shaw" (PDF, 6 MB)

The Guardian, February 2, 2016, Tuesday – Eli Friedman
"He Xiaobo: latest victim of China's crackdown on labour activists"

January 2016

The Dollar Business, January 2016 – Art Wheaton
"America Will Not Save the World in the Next Recession"

Daily Times, January 31, 2016, Sunday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Pretty obvious, but unacknowledged : What is the real reason women still earn less than men?"

The Washington Post, January 29, 2016, Friday – Francine Blau
Obama targets gender pay gap with plan to collect companies’ salary data

Huffington Post, January 29, 2016, Friday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"The Real Reason Women Still Make Less Than Men"

WRFI, January 27, 2016, Wednesday – Shannon Gleeson
Supreme Court to Hear Case on Obama’s Authority to Implement Immigration Reforms

Bloomberg, January 27, 2016, Wednesday – Chris Collins
"You're About to Hate Slack as Much as You Hate E-Mail"

Bloomberg Daily Labor Report, January 25, 2016, Monday – Lee Adler
Bargaining Will Continue to Be Contentious This Year, Observers Say (PDF, 64 KB)

MarketWatch, January 22, 2016, Friday – Eli Friedman
"Tech companies use materials mined illegally by children in Africa"

The Wall Street Journal, January 12, 2016, Tuesday – Kevin Hallock and Peter Bamberger
"Open Salaries: the Good, the Bad and the Awkward"

Think Progress, January 14, 2016, Thursday – Jack Goncalo
"The Phony Debate About Political Correctness"

The Sacramento Bee, January 12, 2016, Tuesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"See the California gender pay gap by occupation"

NBC News, January 11, 2016, Monday – Jeff Grabelsky
"Unions Appear Headed for Supreme Court Loss"

The Atlantic, January 8, 2016, Friday – Kate Bronfenbrenner
"Why Are Unions So Worried About an Upcoming Supreme Court Case?"

Marketplace, January 8, 2016, Friday – Seth Harris (alumni)
"Everybody's got an opinion on why wages are stuck"

Bloomberg, January 7, 2016, Thursday – Richard Hurd
"Former Labor Union Heads Helping Presidential Campaigns"

The Washington Post, January 6, 2016, Wednesday – Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
"Asian American women are closing the gap with white men, but that’s not the point"

The Washington Post, January 3, 2016, Sunday – Eli Friedman
"China’s Communists are stamping out labor activism"