The New American Workplace
Transforming Work Systems in the United States
Eileen Appelbaum is Senior Economist at the Center for Economic and Policy Research. She is coauthor of Unfinished Business, Manufacturing Advantage, and The New American Workplace, all from Cornell.
Paid Family Leave in California and the Future of U.S. Work-Family Policy
Unfinished Business documents the history and impact of California's paid family leave program, the first of its kind in the United States, which began in 2004.
Why High Performance Work Systems Pay Off
Much of the hoopla surrounding quality circles, teams, and high-performance work systems has been based on anecdotes and very thin evidence. It has not been established that those employee involvement strategies amount to anything more than another...