11Sep 3, 2000
State of Working America
Over Labor Day weekend the Economic Policy Institute released its 2000-2001 report, “The State of Working America,” which assessed income, wages and quality of life around the U.S. ...
71Sep 2, 1999
Immigration and Poverty
Participants talked about a report that linked immigration to an increase in poverty in the United States. After their comments they answered questions from the audience.
18Jan 13, 1998
Labor Costs and International Trade
Mr. Golub argued that there is little threat to workers from developing nations because the workers in those countries have such low productivity. Mr. Mishel responded that workers ...
22Aug 30, 1995
Washington Wednesday Journal
Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspaper; interviews with journalits, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes and ...
13Jul 13, 1995
Defense Industry Layoff Report
Participants talked about their 1994 defense industry layoffs report which they released today. They also took questions from reporters.
12Sep 4, 1992
Outlook for American Jobs
The Joint Economic Committee held a hearing on the outlook for the American work force. The hearing focused on jobs, income, and other issues concerning the work force. The panel of ...
19Dec 7, 1990
Participants discussed youth apprenticeship systems and how they can improve the job skills of America’s non-college youths.