Posts Tagged ‘labor regulation’

  • Economic news summary and uber drivers

    Deciding Who is an Uber Employee

    Sep 3, 15 • 51 Views • No Comments

    Government could tell sharing economy firms like Uber, Lyft and Kitchensurfing if workers will be employees or independent contractors......  [read more]

  • Labor Regulation and NYC Sick Leave

    Debating Paid Sick Leave Laws

    Jan 19, 14 • 729 Views • No Comments

    I wonder if we could say that Mayor de Blasio’s sick leave proposal dates back to 1895.  119 years ago, concerned with the harm that a “biscuit, bread, cake bakery or confectionery establishment” could inflict on its employees, New York......  [read more]

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    The Magic of 49

    May 6, 12 • 601 Views • No Comments

    Sometimes, one employee makes a huge difference. In France, one extra worker can mean that a firm needs to create worker councils, establish profit sharing, and report to employee representatives when firing people for economic reasons. BUT…that worker......  [read more]