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The Northwestern University litigation shows that this is a simple case in which the employer hastried – at great length – to...
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Experience has shown that the anti-tax movement is a luxury we cannot afford. Its clout and legislators' fear of that clout means that...
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Rumors that the Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority's bus costs are out of control have reached a fever pitch lately, thanks to claims...
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If it's March, then it's Women's History Month, that time of the year when we hear the word "suffragette." But irony...
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The rise and fall of workforce participation has certain bubble-like characteristics. 
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A standard "solution" for state and local fiscal problems is to build up a "rainy day" fund. California will have such...
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Hardly a day goes by when American unions are not attacked from some quarter: Last week, the Supreme Court weakens unions representing home...
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Poll results on income inequality produce some surprising results. Those groups that want to harness discontent over income inequality or...
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LERA Publications

New Publications

We continue striving for the continuous improvement of your member benefits. In a recent member survey, Perspectives on Work ranked as the most used, most throughly read resource LERA offers. You...
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Public Jobs and Political Agendas: The Public Sector in an Era of Economic Stress $29.95 Edited by Daniel J.B. Mitchell In his introduction to Public Jobs and Political Agendas, Mitchell puts the...
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Calendar

Friday, August 15, 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Bishop Connare, 2900 Seminary Drive; Greensburg, PA
Join us for a luncheon and speaker beginning at noon at Bishop Connare in Greensburg, PA.
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Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Anaheim, CA
Dinner Meeting Details TBA
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Thursday, October 16, 2014 (All day)
Boca Raton, FL
Chapter meeting.
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Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Anaheim, CA
Dinner Meeting Details TBA
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Tuesday, September 1, 2015 (All day) - Saturday, September 5, 2015 (All day)
Cape Town, South Africa
"The Changing World of Work: Implications for Labour and Employment Relations and Social Protection" Cape Town-South Africa, University of Cape Town Hosted by Industrial Relations...
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