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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WABC-TV interviews Yana Rodgers of the Center for Women and Work about the childcare and homecare concerns that have pushed millions of working moms out of the labor force.

Monday, March 8, 2021
WABC-TV

Healthcare Dive reports nurses at St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester are demanding safe staffing, quoting Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health.

Friday, March 5, 2021
Healthcare Dive

Al Jazeera reports on the strike at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend, quoting Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health.

Thursday, March 4, 2021
Al Jazeera

Fast Company publishes an op-ed about research by the Institute for the Study of Employee Ownership and Profit Sharing, which finds employee-owned firms have been less likely to cut jobs and wages during the pandemic.

Thursday, March 4, 2021
Fast Company

The Hill reports business groups and the Biden administration want to make it as easy as possible for workers to get the COVID-19 vaccine, quoting Todd Vachon of the Labor Education Action Research Network (LEARN).

Wednesday, March 3, 2021
The Hill

WHYY interviews Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health about the high level of burnout among nurses.

Tuesday, March 2, 2021
WHYY

NJBIZ reports the pandemic is causing a steep decline in community college enrollment, quoting Michelle Van Noy of the Education and Employment Research Center who says the trend will “exacerbate existing inequalities."

Monday, March 1, 2021
NJBIZ

Bloomberg Law reports a growing number of Republican-led state legislatures are moving to prevent workers from suing their employer if they catch COVID-19, quoting professor emeritus John F. Burton Jr.

Thursday, February 18, 2021
Bloomberg Law

WKOW-TV interviews Rebecca Kolins Givan of the Center for Work and Health about the growing demand for travel nurses and the rising costs for the hospitals that require their services.

Thursday, February 18, 2021
WKOW-TV

Bloomberg Law reports Amazon and New York State are suing each other over COVID-19 workplace health and safety measures, quoting Susan Schurman.

Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Bloomberg Law

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