Most working mothers return home to a second shift of unpaid housework and caregiving after their official workday ends. When paid work, household labor, and child care are combined, working mothers spend more time working than fathers.
CAP’s Blueprint addresses the wage and employment challenges of working Americans and communities left behind by meeting pressing economic and social needs and creating a job guarantee in the hardest-hit areas.
CAP’s Jobs Blueprint addresses the wage stagnation and employment challenges facing working class Americans and communities left behind by investing in millions of new jobs nationwide to meet some of our nation’s most pressing economic and social needs and creating a job guarantee in the hardest-hit areas.
Wage boards would empower all workers to negotiate for higher pay and benefits.
Despite recent gains, disabled workers are still much more likely to struggle economically than their nondisabled counterparts, and keeping interest rates low may help them.
Creating and funding sectorwide labor-management training partnerships would benefit workers, business, and the larger economy.
Policymakers can take these eight concrete actions to confront sexual harassment and achieve meaningful progress for all workers.
President Trump promised to fight for American workers, but his first year in office has shown that he is decidedly not on their side.
On Friday, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics will release its Employment Situation Summary for the month of December. Here are some labor market indicators to watch.
Unfair scheduling practices can harm employees’ health, reduce job satisfaction, and may increase the likelihood of sexual harassment.
Comprehensive efforts are necessary to combat sexual harassment in all industries, particularly those with large low-wage and predominantly female workforces.
We went to Indiana to ask a Carrier worker—who has seen his company slash jobs despite receiving a $7 million tax break on top of $57 billion in profits in 2016—whether corporate tax cuts help American workers.
State and local policymakers have the power to raise standards for gig economy workers and independent contractors throughout the U.S. economy.
On Friday, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics will release its Employment Situation Summary for the month of September. Here are some labor market indicators to watch.
The lack of networking and mentoring available to black and Hispanic college students decreases opportunities for careers in technology.