Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations faculty and staff are sharing their expertise on the changing nature of work, employment, and labor as affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The New York Post examines why so many Americans are quitting, joining unions, or going on strike, quoting Todd Vachon of the Labor Education Action Research Network (LEARN).

Monday, January 17, 2022
The New York Post

The Philadelphia Inquirer reports on staffing shortages caused by the continued spread of the omicron variant, quoting Will Brucher.

Sunday, January 16, 2022
The Philadelphia Inquirer 

Marketplace talks to Francis Ryan about how “the COVID crisis has lifted the sanitation worker into the public consciousness.”

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Marketplace interviews Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health about the pay gap between travel nurses and staff nurses, and the tension that creates.

Monday, January 10, 2022

The Hill reports the CDC is reducing the isolation period to five days for asymptomatic cases, quoting Todd Vachon of the Labor Education Action Research Network (LEARN).

Wednesday, December 29, 2021
The Hill 

An op-ed in The Hechinger Report cites research by Michelle Van Noy of the Education and Employment Research Center that work-study students should be paid for experiential and service-learning opportunities to help jump-start their careers.

Monday, September 27, 2021

Carnegie-Knight News21 interviews Lisa Schur of the Program for Disability Research about the impossible choice facing many people with disabilities: “Do I go in and risk my life or do I lose my job?”

Sunday, August 15, 2021
Carnegie-Knight News21

Retail Brew examines how employers are competing for young talent, quoting Yana Rodgers of the Center for Women and Work.

Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Retail Brew 

Talk Business & Politics examines how Walmart is trying to attract and retain employees during the national labor shortage, quoting Rebecca Kolins Givan.

Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Talk Business & Politics

Rutgers Today publishes a Q&A with Bill Castellano about how to maximize productivity by working a hybrid or fully remote schedule—and how to get your boss to approve it.

Thursday, July 22, 2021
Rutgers Today