Rebecca Kolins Givan is an associate professor of Labor Studies and Employment Relations in
the School of Management and Labor Relations at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.
She has published widely on employment relations in health care, comparative welfare states
and labor studies in journals such as Social Forces, ILR Review, and British Journal of Industrial
Relations. Her recent book The Challenge to Change: Reforming Health Care on the Front Line in
the United States and the United Kingdom was published in 2016 by Cornell University Press.