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September 2017

Refinery Town: Big Oil, Big Money, and the Remaking of an American City

September 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

In the Fields of the North / En los campos del norte: Book Talk with David Bacon

September 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

IRLE Fall Reception: Featuring Professor Daniel Schneider on Unstable Work Schedules in Retail

September 7 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States
August 2017

What’s Next for Health Care in California?

August 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States
May 2017

The 2006 Immigration Protests: A Decade Later

May 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

Survival of the Fittest: the Impact of the Minimum Wage on Restaurant Closures

May 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States
April 2017

Spring 2017 Visitors Workshop

April 27 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

Absence, Substitutability and Productivity. Evidence from Teachers

April 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital: Evidence From the Golden Era of Upward Mobility

April 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

The Changing World of Work, Societal Linkages, and Political Parties in Latin America: IRLE Dissertation Fellow Talk

April 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

The Dynamics of Household Economic Security Around A Birth

April 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States
March 2017

Indigenous Mexican Farmworker Youth: New Research In Development

March 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

Intergenerational Income Mobility in Canada and the United States

March 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
223 Moses Hall, 223 Moses Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

Buddhist Economics: An Enlightened Approach to the Dismal Science

March 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
820 Barrows Hall, Social Science Matrix at UC Berkeley, 820 Barrows Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States
February 2017

Taking A Pass: How Jobs Stay Gender-Segregated

February 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

The State of the Early Childhood Educator Workforce: Misaligned Expectations, Earnings and Policies

February 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States
January 2017

Spatialized ethno-racial inequality and labor market outcomes in Los Angeles

January 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

Happy Americans, Unhappy Japanese: How Software Engineers work; how they feel about it; and how they are rewarded. A cross-national survey.

January 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

No Shortcuts: Organizing for Power in the New Gilded Age

January 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States
December 2016

2016 Visiting Scholar Workshop

December 5, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States
November 2016

The Effect of the EITC in the District of Columbia on Poverty and Income

November 30, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

Expansion or Diversion? New Universities and Enrollment Choices in California

November 16, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

America’s Social Arsonist: Fred Ross and Grassroots Organizing in the Twentieth Century

November 15, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Seeing Like a Market

November 9, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States
October 2016

Coordinated leisure and energy policy

October 26, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

Reference Pricing in the Case of Screening Colonoscopies

October 19, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

The effects of minimum wages on employment: using a bunching estimator

October 12, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IRLE Director’s Room, 2521 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States

The Pass-through of Minimum Wages into US Retail Prices: Evidence from Supermarket Scanner Data

October 5, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Labor Center Seminar – The State of Labor Movement in Afghanistan, a Volatile Past and a Promising Future

October 3, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
September 2016

(Re-)Locating the Local and National in the Global: Multiscalar Political Alignment in Transnational European Dockworker Union Campaigns

September 21, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Fully Digitized Labor Sociology for the Big Screen

September 16, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Layoff Rules, the Cost of Job Loss, and Asymmetric Employer Learning

September 14, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
August 2016

The Impact of a Negative Labor Demand Shock on Fertility – Evidence from the Fall of the Berlin Wall

August 31, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Conference on the Causes of Wage Stagnation

August 26, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
June 2016

The Evolution and Current State of Work Organization Reform at US Auto Industry: A perspective from Japanese automakers

June 1, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
April 2016

Unpredictable Schedules and Worker and Family Wellbeing

April 27, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

The Economics of a $15 Minimum Wage

April 20, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Transformation of Postal Sector Jobs in Europe

April 6, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
March 2016

Wage Shocks and the Technological Substitution of Low-Wage Workers

March 2, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
February 2016

Social Science Research Perspectives on Implications of Climate Policies for Labour and Employment

February 24, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

The Micro and Macro of Disappearing Routine Jobs: A Flows Approach

February 10, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
December 2015

Domestic Outsourcing in the US: A Research Agenda to Assess Trends and Effects on Job Quality

December 2, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
November 2015

Haste or Waste: Within-Physician Marginal Returns to Health Care

November 18, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Inequality in Networked Labor Markets

November 4, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
October 2015

Labor Issues In California and National Climate Policy

October 28, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

“Secure Choice” State Retirement Savings Initiatives: Adventures in Behavioral Finance and Regulatory Politics

October 14, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

The Effects of Minimum Wages on Prices in San Jose

October 7, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
September 2015

The Impact of Disability Insurance on Beneficiaries’ Earnings: Is the Income Effect Large?

September 30, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Interest Groups in City Politics

September 16, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Finding Time: The Economics of Work-Life Conflict

September 2, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
August 2015

Long-Term Impacts of the Great Recession across Space: Worker-Level Evidence of Hysteresis

August 26, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
April 2015

Migrant Farmworker Injury: Slow Death and Statistical Events

April 20, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

How an Interdisciplinary View of Healthy Workplaces is Greater than the Sum of the Parts

April 13, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Sixty-five Years of National Minimum Wage: Assessing the French Experience

April 6, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
March 2015

The Effect of Minimum Wages on Employment: A Factor Model Approach

March 30, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Building Worker Power

March 9, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Reducing Inequality in a Sustainable World

March 5, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
February 2015

Are Fair Wages Common Sense: Exploring Corporate Living Wage Programs

February 24, 2015 @ 12:30 am - 1:30 pm

For love or money? Gender differences in how one approaches getting a job

February 23, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Rethinking the Sources of Inequality of Income and Wealth

February 9, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Raising Wages— Why Our Nation’s Future Depends on Rebuilding Workers’ Bargaining Power

February 9, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
January 2015

The Impact of Illness Prevention Policies on Statewide Injury Rates in U.S. Construction

January 26, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
November 2012

What Future for Jobs and Manufacturing

November 16, 2012 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
October 2010

New Deal or No Deal? The Age of Obama and the Lessons of the 1930’s

October 29, 2010 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
October 2007

New Labor Market Institutions and the Public Policy Response: A Symposium to Honor Lloyd Ulman

October 27, 2007 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
November 2006

60th Anniversary

November 17, 2006 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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