18th Annual TERRA Conference
The Tennessee Employment Relations Research Association's 18th annual conference is scheduled for 9-10 November 2016 at the Miller Education Center, 503 East Bell Street, Murfreesboro, TN 37130.
U.S. workers endure â€˜lost decadeâ€™ of declining wages
WASHINGTON -- The nationâ€™s high unemployment rate captures the headlines with each monthly jobs report, yet many Americans may be surprised to learn that real earnings, when adjusted for inflation, have declined across most industries and sectors since the Great Recession. Since 2002, in fact, itâ€™s effectively been a lost decade for workers.
Report Gives New Insight in the Decline of the Middle Class - Economic Intelligence
The recently released 2012 Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Employment Outlook provides new insights into the decline of the middle class. The report documents the global shift from labor income to profits. Across the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, known as OECD, the share of income going to wages, salaries, and benefits labor's share declined over the last 20 years. The median labor share in OECD countries fell from 66.1 percent to 61.7 percent