Ten years after the creation of the Center on Wage and Employment Dynamics (CWED) at IRLE, this symposium chronicled the beginnings of CWED’s trailblazing research and its future. Photos and video from the symposium will be posted soon.
California’s $15 Minimum Wage and Secure Choice Retirement Savings Program Can Boost Young Low-Income Workers’ Retirement Incomes by 50%
One California law raising the state minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2023, and another setting up a retirement savings option for private-sector employees whose jobs offer no pension or 401(k)-type plan, will boost retirement income security for low-income workers and may help them avoid poverty in retirement.
IRLE announces a new Dissertation Fellowship Program, which will fund a cohort of doctoral students working on projects related to labor and employment. Apply by December 15.