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    • ILR Impact Brief - Employment Arbitration: Emergence of a New Profession 

      Seeber, Ronald L.; Lipsky, David B. (2006-01-01)
      The ILR Impact Brief series highlights the research and project based work conducted by ILR faculty that is relevant to workplace issues and public policy. Brief #1 highlights the authors' research on employment arbitration, ...
    • Labor Rights in Haiti 

      Compa, Lance (1989-04-01)
      [Excerpt] This study of labor rights in Haiti was conducted on behalf of the International Labor Rights Education and Research Fund by Lance Compa, Washington Representative of the United Electrical, Radio and Machine ...
    • Trade’s Hidden Costs: Worker Rights in a Changing World Economy 

      Cavanagh, John; Compa, Lance; Ebert, Allan; Goold, Bill; Selvaggio, Kathy; Shorrock, Tim (1988-01-01)
      [Excerpt] For decades, the U.S. foreign assistance program has sought with limited results to further economic development and growth in Third World countries. We have witnessed some countries making real progress toward ...
    • Unions, Associations and Twenty-First Century Professionals 

      Hurd, Richard W.; Lakhani, Tashlin (2008-03-01)
      [Excerpt] Unions that represent professional and technical workers are at a critical juncture in their evolution. On the one hand, there is tremendous opportunity; disproportionate employment growth can be expected for ...
    • Blueprint for Change: A National Assessment of Winning Union Organizing Strategies 

      Bronfenbrenner, Kate; Hickey, Robert (2003-01-01)
      In the last seven years the AFL-CIO has put forth an immense effort to facilitate, support, and encourage organizing initiatives by all affiliates. Although to date progress has been much slower than the leadership of the ...
    • An Institutional Examination of the Local Implementation of the DACA Program 

      de Graauw, Els; Gleeson, Shannon (2016-04-01)
      In June 2012, President Barack Obama created the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program to offer qualified young undocumented immigrants a two-year renewable stay of deportation and the ability to apply for ...
    • Labor Law and the Legal Way: Collective Bargaining in the Chilean Textile Industry under the Unidad Popular 

      Compa, Lance A. (1973-05-01)
      [Excerpt] This study describes the legal creation of an industry-wide, tripartite collective bargaining structure in the private sector of the Chilean textile industry. The former structure limited collective bargaining ...
    • A Second Look at the Hormel Strike 

      Compa, Lance A. (1986-01-01)
      [Excerpt] The dispute between the United Food and Commercial Workers and its Local P-9 over the long strike at Geo. A. Hormel & Co.'s meatpacking plant in Austin, Minnesota has put labor activists on two sides of an emotional ...
    • The Cornell Staff Retirement Incentive Program 

      Whelan, Kenneth T.; Ehrenberg, Ronald G.; Hallock, Kevin; Seeber, Ronald L. (2011-02-14)
      We evaluate potential determinants of enrollment in an early retirement incentive program for non-tenure-track employees at a large university. Using administrative records on the eligible, population of employees not ...
    • Union Tactics Matter: The Impact of Union Tactics on Certification Elections, First Contracts and Membership Rates 

      Bronfenbrenner, Kate; Juravich, Tom (1995-01-01)
      [Excerpt] This study examines the impact of union tactics on certification election win rates, first contracts and post-contract membership rates in the public sector. Based on an in-depth survey of union organizers in a ...