Labor Studies | Labor and the Economy
L230 | 7550 | Yates, Michael


The following is a web based course offered through the OnCourse
System.

3 credit hours. This course analyzes the political economy of labor
and the role of organized labor within it.  The class analyzes the
effect on workers, unions, and collective bargaining of unemployment,
investment policy, and changes in technology and corporate
structure.  As well, we will look at the labor movementís political
and bargaining responses.  Instructor: Michael Yates, Professor of
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown