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Profiles of the Latino Workforce: What Are Some Ways to Reduce the Risk of Dying on the Job?
The competitiveness of thousands of American businesses depends on the contributions of low-skilled workers. However, outdated labor protections, a dysfunctional immigration system, and weakened federal investment in ...
Make the Workforce Investment Act Work for Latinos: Principles for WIA Reauthorization
The pending reauthorization of the federal Workforce Investment Act (WIA) comes at a pivotal moment: As the nation struggles through an economic recession, policymakers must rise to the challenge of restoring competitiveness ...
Profiles of the Latino Workforce: How Important is Unionization to Latinos?
The labor movement has historically enabled workers to organize for positive change in the workplace by compelling employers to abide by the law and strive to improve job quality. Union membership and coverage by a ...
Latino Employment Status, April 2010
How is the construction industry faring as the economy begins to add jobs? This short analysis of April 2010 unemployment figures explains.