Labor Studies | Labor and the Economy
L230 | 18546 | Yates, Michael
The following is a web based course offered through ONCOURSE.
LSTU-L 230 Labor and the Economy Class Number 18546; 3 cr. 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, University of
Pittsburgh at Johnstown.