Event Archive

2014

 

January
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May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

 

 

February 28-March 1

Race, Labor, & the Law

Annual Conference:  "Race, Labor, & the Law"

Presented by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE), in coordination with the Critical Race Studies (CRS) Program at the UCLA School of Law.  Cosponsored by the UCLA Institute of the American Cultures (IAC), USC's Program for Environmental and Regional Equity (PERE), the UCLA César E. Chávez Department of Chicana/o Studies, the UCLA Department of Asian American Studies, the UCSD Department of Sociology, the UCLA Departmet of Gender Studies, the UCLA Department of Sociology, and the UCLA Asian American Studies Center

 

 

February 25

Barry Bluestone

The Great U-Turn: Inequality in America 25 Years Later

Barry Bluestone | Northeastern University

 

Presented as part the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs Faculty Executive Committee (FEC) Public Lecture Series, sponsored by UCLA Luskin and the Center for the Study of Inequality and cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE) and the Ralph and Goldy Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies

 

   

February 20

Sarah Roberts

Behind the Screen: The Commercial Internet Content Moderation Industry and its Workers

Sarah T. Roberts | Western University

 

Presented by the Department of Information Studies and cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE)

 

 

February 13

Unfinished Business

Unfinished Business Los Angeles: History and Next Steps for California's Paid Family Leave Law

Eileen Appelbaum | Center for Economic and Policy Research

Ruth Milkman | CUNY Sociology and Murphy Labor Institute

 

Presented by the California Work & Family Coalition, a project of Next Generation and cosponsored by ROC-LA, the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE), the UCLA Labor Center, and ACLU So-Cal BreastfeedLA

 

   

February 13

Andrea Rea

Migrant Women in Belgium's Labor Market: From Invisibility to Vulnerability

Andrea Rea | Université Libre de Bruxelles, Sociology

Presented by the Center for European and Eurasian Studies and cosponsored by the Program on International Migration, the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE), and the UCLA Department of Sociology Gender Working Group

 

 

February 5

Till von Wachter

The Lifetime Cost of Job Displacement

Till von Wachter | UCLA Economics, UCLA's California Center for Population Research (CCPR)

Jennie E. Brand | UCLA Sociology, UCLA's California Center for Population Research (CCPR)

 

Cosponsored by the Department of Economics and the California Center for Population Research (CCPR)

 

 

 

 

2013

 

August
September
December

 

 

November 20

Candacy Taylor

IRLE Colloquia Series — Counter Culture & American Hair: Untangling race, labor and class in salons and diners

Candacy Taylor | Writer, Photographer, and Cultural Critic

Mike Rose | UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

Presented by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE), cosponsored by the UCLA Center for the Study of Women

 

   

November 13

Harry I. Johnson III Annual Ben Aaron Labor Law Lecture: The Board and Its Role on the Frontiers of Employment Law

 

Harry I. Johnson III | Board Member, National Labor Relations Board

 Presented by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE), the Los Angeles County Bar Association-Labor and Employment Law Section, and the Project on Work and Employment Regulation, UCLA School of Law

 

 

October 23

David Lewin

IRLE Colloquia Series — The Crisis of Public Sector Unionism

David Lewin | UCLA Anderson School of Management

Julie Butcher | SEIU Local 721

Presented by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE), cosponsored by the UCLA Anderson Management and Organizations Area

 

   

October 16

Sunshine Was Never Enough

IRLE Colloquia Series — Book Talk: Sunshine Was Never Enough: Los Angeles Workers, 1880-2010

John Laslett | UCLA History

Roger Waldinger | UCLA Sociology

Presented by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE), cosponsored by the UCLA Department of History

     

October 9

Alvaro Huerta

Book Talk: Reframing the Latino Immigration Debate Towards a Humanistic Paradigm

Alvaro Huerta | Chicano Studies Research Center Visiting Scholar

Presented by the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center (CSRC), cosponsored by the UCLA Academic Advancement Program (AAP), UCLA César E. Chávez Department of Chicana/o Studies, IDEAS at UCLA, UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE), UCLA Labor Center, UCLA Latin American Institute, UCLA Law School, and UCLA Department of Urban Planning

   

July 31

Director Jordan Thierry

Film Screening:  The Black Fatherhood Project

Jordan Theirry | Director & Producer, Better Man Productions

Presented by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

Cosponsored by the UCLA Labor Center, Homeboy Industries, and First Fathers

     

May 31 - June 1

Global Migration Conference

How Global Migration Changes the Workforce Diversity Equation

A global, interdisciplinary conference

 

Presented by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE) and the Association for International and Comparative Studies in the field of Labour Law and Industrial Relations (ADAPT); cosponsored by the UCLA International Institute, the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, the UCLA Institute of American Cultures, the UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies, the UCLA Office for Faculty Diversity & Development, the UCLA Program on International Migration, the UCLA Anderson: Management and Organization Area, the UCLA Asian American Studies Department, and the UCLA César E. Chávez Department of Chicana/o Studies

 

 

 

May 22

Rodolfo García Zamora

Migration, remittances, and development in Mexico, 1970-2012: Lessons and future challenges


Rodolfo García Zamora | Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, México

 

Cosponsored by the UCLA Program on International Migration and the UCLA Center for Mexican Studies

 

   

May 15

Mark Anner

Book Talk — Solidarity Transformed:  Labor Responses to Globalization and Crisis in Latin America


Mark Anner | Penn State University

Mark Sawyer | University of California, Los Angeles

 

Cosponsored by the UCLA Political Science Department

 

   

May 8

Frank Bardacke

Book Talk — Trampling out the Vintage: Cesar Chavez and the Two Souls of the United Farm Workers


Frank Bardacke| Award-winning Historian and Author

Devra Weber | University of California, Riverside

 

Cosponsored by the UCLA History Department

 

 

April 19-20

Low Wage Workers & Organizing Conference

Low Wage Workers & Organizing Conference

A conference discussing connections between new models of worker organizing and current labor market trends

 

Presented by the UCLA Cesar E. Chavez Department of Chicana/o Studies. Cosponsored by the UCLA Center for Study of Urban Poverty, the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, and the UCLA Labor Center.

 

   

April 17

Devra Weber

Rethinking Binationalism: Binational Mexican Labor Activism in the Early 20th Century


Devra Weber | University of California, Riverside

Toby Higbie | University of California, Los Angeles

 

Cosponsored by the UCLA History Department, the UCLA Chicana/o Studies Department, and the UCLA Center for Mexican Studies

 

   

April 12

Victoria C. Plaut

The Psychology of Colorblindness

 

Victoria C. Plaut | University of California, Berkeley

 

Presented by the UCLA Anderson School of Management, Management and Organizations Speaker Series
Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment and the UCLA Institute for American Culture

 

 

March 5

Héctor Cordero-Guzmán

Bridging the Gap: Connecting Academics to Funder and Foundation Initiatives

Héctor Cordero-Guzmán | Baruch College, CUNY

Presented by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

February 27

Chaos & Grassroots flyer

Chaos and Grassroots Organization in Mexico


Laura Carlson | Political Analyst, Writer

Gloria Muñoz | Director, Desinformémonos, a weekly magazine on grass-roots movements

Presented by the UCLA Labor Center, cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, the Latin American Institute, the Center for Mexican Studies, the Chicano Studies Research Center, and the César E. Chávez Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies

 

   

February 27

Shift Change Screening

SHIFT CHANGE: True Stories of Secure, Dignified Jobs in Democratic Workplaces


Film screening followed by a panel of experts from UCLA and the community.

Presented by the UCLA Center for Global Management and cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment and the UCLA Anderson School of Management

 

   

February 20

Ellen Reese

Book Talk:  They Say Cut Back, We Say Fight Back!  Welfare Rights Activism in an Era of Retrenchment

Ellen Reese | University of California, Riverside
Zeke Hasenfeld | University of California, Los Angeles


Cosponsored by the UCLA Department of Sociology and the UCLA Department of Social Welfare

 

   

February 15

Rhacel Parreñas

Neither Slave Nor Free: The Bound Labor of Migrant Workers


Rhacel Parreñas | University of Southern California
Jamie Goodwin-White | University of California, Los Angeles

Cosponsored by the UCLA Department of Sociology and the UCLA Program on International Migration

 

 

January 23

Leisy Abrego

ColloquiumInequalities at work, inequalities as parents: Mothers and fathers in transnational families


Leisy Abrego | University of California, Los Angeles

Suzanne Bianchi | University of California, Los Angeles

Cosponsored by the UCLA Department of Sociology, the UCLA Department of Chicana/o Studies, and the UCLA Program on International Migration

 

 

 

2012

 

July
August
September
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November 28

Colloquium — Radicalism at the Crossroads: African American Women Activists in the Cold War


Dayo F. Gore | University of California, San Diego

Sarah Haley | University of California, Los Angeles

Cosponsorsed by the UCLA Department of Gender Studies, Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies, UCLA Interdepartmental Program in Afro-American Studies, UCLA Department of History, and Robin D.G. Kelley, Gary B. Nash Endowed Chair

     

November 1

Death and Taxes (and other hot topics): Debating the 2012 California Ballot Propositions

Gray Davis | Luskin Distinguished Policy Fellow

Cameron Smyth | Luskin Senior Fellow

Moderator: Dan Mitchell | UCLA Anderson School of Management

Presented by the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs. Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

     

October 17

Sea Change or More of the Same? Looking Beyond November 6: A Presidential Election Panel Discussion


Mark Z. Barabak | Los Angeles Times

Sky Gallegos | StudentsFirst

Adam Nagourney | Los Angeles Bureau Chief for The New York Times

Dan Schnur | USC Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics

Franklin D. Gilliam Jr. | UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

Presented by the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs as part of their Meyer and Renee Luskin Lecture Series. Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

     

October 4

Cliff Palefsky

2012 Benjamin Aaron Labor Law Lecture

Separate and Unequal: Arbitration and Private Justice

Cliff Palefsky | McGuinn, Hillsman, & Palefsky

Cosponsored by the Labor & Employment Law Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the Project on Work and Employment Regulation, UCLA School of Law

     

June 5

Idrees Khawaja

Impact of Colonial Policies on Contemporary Educational Outcomes

Idrees Khawaja | Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (IRLE Visiting Scholar)

Presented by the UCLA Center for Economic History as part of their Proseminar in European History. Co-sponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

May 31

Book Presentation - Just Neighbors? Research on African American and Latino Relations in the United States

Edward Telles | Princeton University
Mark Sawyer | University of California, Los Angeles
Gaspar Rivera-Salgado | University of California, Los Angeles

Cosponsored by the UCLA Labor Center, the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, and the UCLA Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity, and Politics

 

 

 

May 10

2012 Labor Center Banquet
UCLA Labor Center 2012 Banquet

 

 

   

May 9

The Restructuring of the Steel Industry in Mexico: The Impact on Workers

La restructuración de la Industria Siderúrgica en México

Eleocadio Martínez | Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León

Presented by the UCLA Center for Mexican Studies. Cosponsored by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment and the Institute for Transnational Social Change at the UCLA Labor Center

May 2

 

Todd Sorensen

The Elasticity of Labor Supply to the Firm over the Business Cycle

Todd Sorensen | University of California, Riverside
Christopher Erickson | UCLA Anderson School of Management

Cosponsored by UCLA Department of Economics and the von Gremp Seminar in Entrepreneurial and Economic History

 

 

 

April 28

Workers Memorial Day

Worker's Memorial Day

Cosponsored by the UCLA Labor and Occupational Safety and Health program and the SoCalCOSH

 

 

   

April 25

Dana Simmons

Human Persons, Incompressible Needs and Minimum Wages in Post-war France

Dana Simmons | University of California, Riverside

Cosponsored by UCLA Department of History and the UCLA Center for European and Eurasian Studies

 

 

 

April 20

Global Organizing

Panel - Organizing Workers in the Informal Economy: Brazil, China, Mexico, South Africa ... and Los Angeles

Cosponsored by UCLA Labor Center and the UCLA Center for International Business Education and Research

 

 

 

April 19

Justice for Janitors

Learning from the Past to Change the Future: 20 Years of Justice for Janitors

Cosponsored by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, United Service Workers West, UCLA Library, UCLA Labor & Workplace Studies Minor, UCLA Labor Center, UCLA Department of History and the UCLA College of Letters and Science - Division of Social Sciences

   

 

 

April 16

Wisconsin Union

Wisconsin and the Assault on the Public Sector

Presented by the Center for Social Theory and Comparative History. Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

 

March 15

Gregg Kettles

UCLA Lewis Center Informal City Series: Crystals, Mud and Space: Street Vending Informality

Gregg Kettles | Office of the Mayor of Los Angeles

Presented by the UCLA Lewis Center. Cosponsored by IRLE.

 

 

   

March 8

Peter Ward

UCLA Lewis Center Informal City Speakers Series: The Logical Reproduction of Informality among Low Income Self-Help Communities in the USA

Peter Ward | University of Texas

Presented by the UCLA Lewis Center. Cosponsored by IRLE.

 

 

   

March 6

From Port Huron to Occupy

IRLE Graduate Student Research Conference: Participatory Democracy and Social Justice Struggles: From Port Huron to #Occupy



Cosponsored by the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs and the UCLA Social Science Division

 

 

   

March 1

Jacob Avery

UCLA Lewis Center Informal City Speakers Series: America's Playground: Informal Sociability Among Atlantic City's Street Homeless

Jacob Avery | University of Michigan and University of California, Irvine

Presented by the UCLA Lewis Center. Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

 

February 23

Michael Rios

UCLA Lewis Center Informal City Speakers Series: Place as a Site of World-Making

Michael Rios | University of California, Davis

Presented by the UCLA Lewis Center. Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

   

February 22

NAFTA Book Cover

Book Talk - "NAFTA and the Politics of Labor Transnationalism"

Tamara Kay | Harvard University
Rubén Hernández-León | University of California, Los Angeles

Cosponsored by the UCLA Center for Mexican Studies and the UCLA Department of Sociology

 

 

   

February 16

Abel Valenzuela

UCLA Lewis Center Informal City Speakers Series: To Regulate or Not: Day Labor, Worker Centers and Inequality

Abel Valenzuela | University of California, Los Angeles


Presented by the UCLA Lewis Center. Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

   

February 9

Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo

UCLA Lewis Center Informal City Speakers Series: Tending to Life and Plants in Los Angeles: Latino Immigrant Workers and Gardeners

Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo | University of Southern California

Presented by the UCLA Lewis Center. Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

   

February 8

Dorothy Solinger

Book Talk - "States' Gains, Labor's Losses: China, France, Mexico Choose Global Liaisons, 1980 - 2000"

Dorothy Solinger | University of California, Irvine

Cosponsored by the UCLA Asia Institute, the UCLA Department of Political Science, the UCLA Center for Mexican Studies and the UCLA Center for Chinese Studies

 

 

   

February 2

Paulo Baltar

"Understanding the Brazilian Labor Success Story"

Paulo Baltar | Universidade Estadual de Campinas - Centro de Estudos Sindicais e de Economica do Trabalho

Cosponsored by the UCLA Latin American Institute and UCLA International Development Studies

 

 

   

February 2

Crawford

UCLA Lewis Center Informal City Speakers Series: The Garage Sale

Margaret Crawford | University of California, Berkeley

Presented by the UCLA Lewis Center. Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

 

January 26

Teddy Cruz

UCLA Lewis Center Informal City Speakers Series: The Informal as Praxis

Teddy Cruz | University of California, San Diego

Presented by the UCLA Lewis Center. Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

   

January 19

Sennett

UCLA Lewis Center Informal City Speakers Series: Together - The Rituals, Pleasures, and Politics of Cooperation

Richard Sennett | New York University & London School of Economics

Presented by the UCLA Lewis Center. Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

   

January 12

Andrew Ross

"Working for Nothing: The Latest Fast-Growth Sector?"

Andrew Ross | New York University

Cosponsored by the UCLA Department of Sociology

 

 

   

January 12

Bird on Fire Book Cover

Book Talk: "Urban Sustainability in the Age of Climate Justice: Lessons from Metro Phoenix"

Andrew Ross | New York University

Cosponsored by the UCLA Department of Urban Planning, UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability and The Lewis Center

   

 

2011

 

July
September

 

 

December 1

Occupy

Who is Occupy? Profile of Users of the Occupy Wall Street Website: A Window into the Demographics of an Evolving Movement

Héctor Cordero-Guzmán | Baruch College, CUNY

Cosponsored by the UCLA Department of Sociology and the UCLA César E. Chávez Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies

 

 

November 16

Wilma Liebman

Annual Ben Aaron Labor Law Lecture: "Rhetoric, Reaction and Rule of Law at the NLRB"

Wilma Liebman | Former Chair, National Labor Relations Board

Cosponsored by the Labor & Employment Law Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the Project on Work and Employment Regulation, UCLA School of Law

 

 

   

November 3

Breaks in the Chain Cover

Book Talk -"Breaks in the Chain: What Immigrant Workers Can Teach America About Democracy"

Paul Apostolidis | Whitman College
Victor Narro | UCLA Labor Center

Cosponsored by the UCLA Department of Political Science and the UCLA César E. Chávez Department of Chicana/o Studies

 

 

 

October 17

Mark Harcourt

"New Zealand's Lessons for the US: Bringing Democratic Representation into Non-Majority American Workplaces"

Mark Harcourt | Waikato Management School, New Zealand

Cosponsored by the UCLA Anderson School of Management Human Resources and Organizational Behavior area

 

 

August 29

 

Law School

"More Than a Labor of Love: Organizing Home Care"

Eileen Boris | University of California, Santa Barbara

Presented by the UCLA School of Law. Cosponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

June 1

 

Erik Bengtsson

"Which Way Forward for Swedish Unions? A Power Resources Perspective"

Erik Bengtsson | University of Gothenburg


Cosponsored by the UCLA Sociology Working Group on Labor and Social Movements and the UCLA Center for European and Eurasian Studies

 

 

May 27-28

global south

"Labor in the Global South: A Search for Solutions"

A global, interdisciplinary graduate student research conference

Presented by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment and cosponsored by the UCLA Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER)

 

 

 

May 25

Alejandra Marchevsky

"Building 'Welfare Power' in 1960s Los Angeles: The Strategic Alliance between the Chicana Welfare Rights Organization and the Social Workers Local 535"

Alejandra Marchevsky | California State University, Los Angeles

Cosponsored by the UCLA César E. Chávez Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies and the Department of Social Welfare at the UCLA School of Public Affairs

 

 

 

 

May 19

Labor Center Banquet

UCLA Labor Center 2011 Banquet

Honoring: Mike Eng, Assembly Member California 49th District; Kamala Harris, Attorney General, State of California; Sid C. Stopler, Business Manager/Financial Secretary-Treasurer, Southern California Pip Trades District Council 16

 

 

 

 

May 18

Voss Book Cover

"The Immigrant Rights Protests of 2006: Explanatory Quandaries and Future Prospects"

Kim Voss | University of California, Berkeley
Gaspar Rivera-Salgado | UCLA Labor Center

Cosponsored by the UCLA Department of Sociology

 

 

May 11

Bill Roy Book

Book Talk: "Reds, Whites, and Blues: Social Movements, Folk Music and Race in the United States"

William G. Roy | University of California, Los Angeles

Cosponsored with the UCLA Sociology Working Group on Labor and Social Movements

 

 

April 30

 

Workers Memorial Day

Workers' Memorial Day

Ellen Widess | Cal/OSHA

Other events include a litany of names, community altar, symbolic funeral procession and community forum

Presented by the Southern California Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health

 

 

   

April 28

Triangle Shirtwaist Image

"Worker Health & Public Policy: Still a Burning Issue?"

Linda Delp | UCLA LOSH

E. Richard Brown | UCLA Center for Health Policy Research

Ellen Widess | Cal/OSHA

Panelists: CHIRLA/Domestic Workers Alliance California Bill of Rights, CLEAN Carwash Campaign, Don't Waste LA Campaign

Presented by UCLA LOSH and cosponsored by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, the UCLA Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research and the UCLA School of Public Health. Endorsed by the UCLA History Department

 

 

   

April 27

Karel Yon

"A New Industrial Democracy? Recent Trends and Changes in the French Labor Movement"

Karel Yon | Lille Center for Politics and Administration

Cosponsored by the UCLA Center for French and Francophone Studies, Department of Political Science, the UCLA Center for European and Eurasian Studies and the UCLA Sociology Working Group on Labor and Social Movements

 

 

 

April 21

Law School Event

"Public Sector Workers - Over Fed or Fed Up?"

Dan Mitchell | UCLA Anderson School of Management
Goetz Wolff | UCLA Public Policy
Nelson Lichtenstein | UC Santa Barbara Department of History;
David Lewin | UCLA Anderson School of Management
Kathy Stone | UCLA School of Law

Presented by the UCLA School of Law Project on Work and Employment Regulation Forum and cosponsored by the UCLA School of Law Epstein Public Interest Law Program and the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

 

 

   

April 20

Seeking Spatial Justice

"Seeking Spatial Justice: Labor-Community Coalition Building in Los Angeles, 1965-2010"

Edward Soja | UCLA Department of Urban Planning
Madeline Janis | Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE)

Cosponsored by the UCLA Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies, UCLA Department of Urban Planning and the UCLA Department of Georgraphy

 

 

   

April 13

Ruy Braga

"Lula's Hegemony and Brazilian Labor Relations: The Case of Call Centers and their Unions"

Ruy Braga | University of São Paulo

Cosponsored by the Department of Sociology and the UCLA Center for Brazilian Studies

 

 

 

 

April 1-2

Reconnecting to Work

Conference - "Reconnecting to Work: Consequences of Long-Term Unemployment and Prospects for Job Creation"

Cosponsors: University of California, Irvine, Department of Sociology; University of California, Los Angeles School of Public Affairs; University of California, Los Angeles College of Letters and Science, Division of Social Science; University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Economics; University of California, Santa Barbara, Center for the Study of Work, Labor, & Democracy; University of California, San Diego, Department of Sociology; and University of Southern California Program for Environmental and Regional Equity.

 

 

 

March 16

Law School Image

Panel: "Defending the American Dream: Government Enforcement of Workplace Rights in an Age of Income Inequality"

Andrew Elmore | New York State Office of the Attorney General
Julia Figueira-McDonough | Office of the Los Angeles City Attorney David Weil | Boston University

Presented with the UCLA School of Law Public Interest Program

 

 

   

March 16

David Weil

''The Prospects for Domestic Regulation of Labor Standards in a Globalized Labor Market"

David Weil | Boston University

Presented with the UCLA School of Law Globalization and Labor Standards Program and the UCLA School of Law Epstein Public Interest Law Program

 

 

 

February 23

Sim SangJong

"The South Korean Labor Movement: Recent Struggles and the Challenges of "Marginal" Workers"

Sim Sangjeung | New Progressive Party of Korea

Cosponsored by the Center for Korean Studies and the Department of Political Science

 

 

 

February 7

Jian Qiao

"Toward a Tripartite Labor Relations System with Chinese Characteristics"

Jian Qiao | Chinese Institute of Industrial Relations

Cosponsored by the UCLA Center for Chinese Studies, UCLA International Development Studies Program and the Anderson School Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER)

 

 

 

January 28

Braceros in the California field

Film Screening - “Harvest of Loneliness: The Bracero Program”

Gilbert Gonzalez | University of California, Irvine
Vivian Price | California State University, Dominguez Hills

Cosponsored by the UCLA Migration Study Group

 

 

   

January 19

Tami Kremer-Sadlik

"Work-Family Conflict: A Parent's Problem"

Tamar Kremer-Sadlik | UCLA Center on Everyday Lives of Families

Cosponsored by the UCLA Center on Everyday Lives of Families, the UCLA Center for the Study of Women and the UCLA Department of Anthropology

 

 

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