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 Times-Tribune publishes an editorial urging increased federal enforcement of wage and hour laws, quoting Jenn Round of the Strengthening Labor Standards Enforcement Program in the Education and Employment Research Center.

Friday, May 7, 2021
The Times-Tribune

The Associated Press and The Center for Public Integrity investigate weak federal enforcement of wage and hour laws, quoting Jenn Round of the Center for Innovation in Worker Organization. ABC News, CBS News, The Chicago Tribune, The Washington Post, and hundreds of other news organizations republish the story.

Tuesday, May 4, 2021
The Associated Press and The Center for Public Integrity

HuffPost talks to Jessica Methot about people who have settled into a comfort zone while working from home and now feel reluctant to return to the office.

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Here’s Something Good interviews Jessica Methot about the surprising power of small talk and how working from home robs us of its impact.

Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Here’s Something Good

Healthcare Dive reports more than 700 nurses are still striking at Tenet's St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts, quoting Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health.

Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Healthcare Dive

Global News Radio 640 (Canada) interviews Jessica Methot about her research on the hidden benefits of having casual conversations with co-workers.

Monday, April 26, 2021
Global News Radio 640

Marketplace interviews Yana Rodgers of the Center for Women and Work about the surge of women seeking to re-enter the labor force after COVID shutdowns.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

CNBC interviews Yana Rodgers of the Center for Women and Work about how COVID could affect women’s long-term earning potential.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

The Record quotes Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health, who says healthcare workers were put in “unsafe work environments.”

Monday, April 12, 2021
The Record

Newsweek publishes an op-ed by Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health, arguing that the national COVID-19 vaccination program could serve as a model for single payer healthcare.

Friday, April 9, 2021