Labor and Employment Relations Association

"Equity and Prosperity: Employment Policy for the 21st Century"

LERA Winter Meeting 2017, January 6-8, 2017 | with ASSA/AEA
Hyatt Regency, 151 Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601


"Jobs, Opportunity and Equality in the New World of Work"


LERA 69th Annual Meeting, June 1-4, 2017 | Pre-Conf: May 31, 2017
Hilton Anaheim, 777 Convention Way, Anaheim, CA 92802, USA


Staying the Course in a Troubling Time

Read Tom Kochan's full blog from The Conversation "Election rage shows why America needs a new social contract to ensure the economy works for all"




What is LERA?
The Labor and Employment Relations Association (LERA) is the singular organization in the country where professionals interested in all aspects of labor and employment relations network to share ideas and learn about new developments, issues, and practices in the field. Founded in 1947 as the Industrial Relations Research Association (IRRA), the National LERA provides a unique forum where the views of representatives of labor, management, government and academics, advocates and neutrals are welcome.


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