News & Events

Carey Library Finishes PERC Digitization Project

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Over 7,000 public sector collective bargaining agreements documented and scanned by the staff of the James B. Carey Library, School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR), as part of the New Jersey Public Employment Relations Commission (PERC) Digitization Project will be available to the public.
Who to contact:
Name: 
Donna Schulman
Phone: 
7329329608
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Convocation Highlights

Congratulations Graduates!


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Take a look back at the highlights from the:

Bargaining in Hard Times Conference

9:00am- 4:00pm, May 20, 2011
LEARN at Rutgers University
Labor Education Center
50 Labor Center Way
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901

Purpose of the Conference:

Fiscal crisis in government is real and scope of negotiation is narrow in New Jersey. How should labor unions prepare for such a difficult bargaining environment? This conference is designed for unions representing government workers and offers leading experts’ views on how to bargain in such a difficult fiscal environment.

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May 20, 2011- Fiscal crisis in government is real and scope of negotiation is narrow in New Jersey. How should labor unions prepare for such a difficult bargaining environment? This conference is designed for unions representing government workers and offers leading experts’ views on how to bargain in such a difficult fiscal environment.
Who to contact:
Name: 
Judy Lugo
Phone: 
7329329504
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Ernest McMahon-Class of 1930 Award

Professor Paula VoosCongratulations to Paula Voos who is the recipient of this year's Ernest McMahon—Class of 1930 Award. This award is given for extending the educational resources of the University to the people of New Jersey through their work at SMLR. Paula has implemented weekend and online course offerings and had strong efforts in the development of the new BS degree program in Labor and Employment Relations.
 

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Congratulations to Paula Voos who is the recipient of this year's Ernest McMahon—Class of 1930 Award. This award is given for extending the educational resources of the University to the people of New Jersey through their work at SMLR. Paula has implemented weekend and online course offerings and had strong efforts in the development of the new BS degree program in Labor and Employment Relations.
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SMLR Update April 25, 2011

National News

There were two major news stories this week with major implications for US labor relations:

2012 IAFEP Conference

2012 IAFEP Conference

In association with the Beyster Fellows Symposium

Welcome to the web site for the the 2012 Conference of the International Association for the Economics of Participation (IAFEP), to be hosted by Rutgers' School of Management and Labor Relations, 13–15, July, 2012.

Presentations

As in the past IAFEP conferences, presentations in the following areas are welcome:

Worker participation

• Self-management, labor managed firms

• Employee ownership

• Co-determination

• Cooperatives

• Profit sharing and stock options

• Employee involvement programs (self-directed teams, quality circles, works councils)

• Economic and industrial democracy

• Community and social enterprises

  

2012 IAFEP Contact 

Professor Doug Kruse

Douglas L. Kruse
Professor and Director, Ph.D. program in Industrial Relations and Human Resources
School of Management and Labor Relations
94 Rockafeller Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854

Email: kruse@smlr.rutgers.edu
Telephone: 848-445-5991

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SMLR Update April 4-11, 2011

SMLR in the News

Public Employees Aren't Overpaid

SMLR Update March 21, 2011

It was a week of very sad news both here and abroad.

Death of SMLR Student