Unemployment Benefits

Economics of Monetary Union

• http://global.oup.com/academic/covers/uk/pop-up/9780198805229<p>Companion website<p>New Edition<p>Twelfth Edition<p><b>Paul De Grauwe</b><p>The most up-to-date insight …

Economics

German Workers, Thank Refugees When Your Paychecks Are Growing

The arrival of more than a million refugees in Germany in recent years nearly tore apart the government. It’s also a reason why the country’s workers …

Economics

Varoufakis Blasts Europe's Remarkable Ability To Remain In Denial

<b>Any objective assessment of the Eurogroup’s recent deal on Greek public debt would conclude that it condemns Greece to permanent debt …

Europe

Wisconsin Supreme Court Rules Employees Who Violate Attendance Policies May Not Be Entitled to Unemployment Benefits

Jesse R. DillJurisdiction: WisconsinType of Law: Labor & EmploymentLitigation / Trial Practice

Law

Weekly Unemployment Claims: Down 18K From Last Week

<i>By Jill Mislinski</i><p>Here is the opening statement from the Department of Labor:<p>In the week ending July 7, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted …

Business

Jobless claims plunge to 214,000, lowest since May

New applications for unemployment insurance benefits dropped 18,000 to 214,000 in the first week of July, the Department of Labor reported …

Jobless Claims

What Happened In Wisconsin - 1A

During the 20th century, Wisconsin was the embodiment of what U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis called a “laboratory of democracy” — an …

Politics

Able-bodied CalFresh recipients expected to work starting Sept. 1

After decades without work requirements, approximately 8,000 Santa Clara County residents who receive CalFresh aid are expected to meet work …

Santa Clara County

What's the Difference Between an Independent Contractor and an Employee?

As a business owner, one of the things I've learned is that I can't do everything myself. I've had to hire people to fulfill different roles to …

Unemployment

The Wisconsin Promise

<b>Special MacIver Perspective by Dan O’Donnell</b><p><b>First of a new weekly column for the MacIver Institute.</b><p>Republicans should consider themselves lucky that …

Conservative View

These are 10 best (and worst) states to be unemployed in

Being unemployed is hard enough with the stress and the constant waiting around for people to get back to you and also the fear that you will never …

Unemployment

Draghi urges countries to complete banking union as risks fall

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi has urged eurozone member states to complete the banking union with a European Deposit Insurance Scheme, …

Economy

Ex-chief economist warns the next recession is on its way — and wants Americans to get ready

Senior fellow at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities Jared Bernstein is warning that the next recession is on the horizon and is urging people …

Liberal View

These are the worst states to be unemployed in

Missouri, Alaska and North Carolina are the worst places to be out of work.<p>You’re out of luck if you’re out of work in these places.<p>While the …

Money

PIC says critics should focus on stellar returns

The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) says its critics are focusing on a few underperforming investments, instead of highlighting the returns it …

Business (South Africa)

It ain’t broke yet, but federal disability insurance still needs some big fixes

EVERY SO often, the federal government’s financial performance surprises on the upside. Recent case in point: new data in the annual report of the Social Security trustees showing unexpected resiliency in the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program.<p>Just three years ago, in July 2015, …

Opinion

Identity Politics, Class Politics, Spiritual Politics: The Need For a More Universalist Vision

What might the American Left accomplish if all our various identity groups came together in a powerful coalition? Here, activists from North Carolina …

Duke University

There are several reasons to expect the cannabis industry in the United States to surpass the economic impact of the wine industry once federal cannabis #damianmann #associationoregoncounties #robbovett

There are several reasons to expect the cannabis industry in the United States to surpass the economic impact of the wine industry once federal …

Cannabis

Gig-Economy Delivery Couriers are Not Employees, New York Court Rules, Reverses Unemployment Board

Article ByStephanie L. Adler-PaindirisJackson Lewis P.C.Employment Class and Collective Action BlogA delivery courier fired by app-based Postmates is …

Law

US Jobless claims rise more than expected

Trump: Our economy is booming, confidence is soaring<p>The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits was larger-than-expected last week, with 227,000 people filing for jobless benefits versus the 220,000 Thomson Reuters consensus estimate.<p>Applications for jobless benefits were also higher than …

Business

Individual assistance OK’d for victims of April flooding

ADVERTISING<p>The Trump administration has expanded its response to the April flooding on Kauai and Oahu to include federal disaster assistance for …

Extreme Weather

Workforce Solutions secretary stepping down to take CNM job

SANTA FE — New Mexico Workforce Solutions Secretary Celina Bussey will step down in August to take a new job at Central New Mexico Community College, …

New Mexico

Trump approves individual disaster assistance after Hawaii floods

ADVERTISING<p>President Donald Trump’s administration has approved federal disaster assistance for individuals affected by flooding on two Hawaii …

David Ige

Whatever Happened to Saving for a Rainy Day?

CAMBRIDGE – More than a decade ago, I undertook a study, together with Graciela Kaminsky of George Washington University and Carlos Végh, now the …

Economics

New Mexico Dept of Workforce Solutions secretary leaving job

New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions Secretary Celina Bussey will be leaving her job soon.<p>Gov. Susana Martinez announced Tuesday that Bussey …

New Mexico

Can Work Sharing Bring the US Workplace into the 20th Century? | Briefings/Testimony

Comments of Dean Baker, Senior Economist at the Center for Economic and Policy Research, at the Work and Family Researchers Network Conference …

Economics

Idaho Report - 2017

Poverty Rate<p>Gender & Age<p>Overall<p>14.4%<p>Percentage of people who fell below the poverty line—$24,340 for a family of four—in 2016<p>Children<p>17.2%<p>Percentage …

Demographics

Unemployed on Big Island may qualify for disaster insurance

ADVERTISING<p>The toll from the ongoing Kilauea eruption in Lower Puna continues to rise, with Hawaii County Civil Defense setting the latest tally of …

Hawaii

Obituary For Serge Dassault Of Dassault Aviation

Serge Dassault, chairman and CEO of the parent company of Dassault Aviation, died May 28 after suffering heart failure at his office in Paris. He was …

Aviation

Postmates Wins New York Ruling Finding Couriers Not Employees

Postmates Inc.’s couriers aren’t employees, a New York state appeals court ruled in a decision that will fuel debate about the status of workers in …

Tech Trends