2018 July 15 eBulletin

July 15, 2018

LERA eBulletin

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Michael Lillich
LERA writer-editor

Bernadette Tiemann
LERA managing editor

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In the News

Jesse RothsteinMichael ReichSylvia AllegrettoKen JacobsJesse Rothstein, Michael Reich, Sylvia Allegretto, Ken Jacobs and the other folks at the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (UC-Berkeley) were all over the media on the Janus v. AFSCME decision. Check out their IRLE Janus media archive. (The IRLE website (http://irle.berkeley.edu) is well worth regular visits.)

George ShultzLERA past president, and former U.S. Secretary of State (also Labor and Treasury) George Shultz (Hoover Institute) provides his guide to diplomacy on the Wall Street Journal’s Foreign Edition podcast.
Aaron SojournerCheck out Aaron Sojourner (Minnesota) in this op-ed, “Right-to-work laws should be followed by right-to-invest laws” in The Hill.

Here’s his Twitter thread:
Morris KleinerMorris Kleiner (Minnesota) is quoted in this Colorado Springs Gazette column, “Excessive occupational licensing hurts Coloradans who want to work.” 


Tom KochanTom Kochan (MIT), will be the 2018 recipient of the Frances Perkins Center’s coveted Intelligence and Courage Award later this summer. 

Details about the event are contained in this invitation and at the Center’s website at www.francesperkinscenter.org

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Get Involved

Submit your paper to the Proceedings of the LERA 2018 Meetings by Aug 1, 2018: https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/5565808 if you were a presenter at the LERA 70th Annual Meeting. Here are the guidelines

Save the Date! LERA @ASSA 2019, January 4-6, 2019 in Atlanta, GA. Join us for 18 LERA sessions over three days.

Submit a nomination today. Do you know someone who would be great a great addition to the LERA Executive Board? We are currently accepting nominations for positions that would take office June 2019: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/4537637

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