Should stimulus be targeted toward displaced workers, rather than across the economy?
A book examines labor’s alliance with other large shareholders to rein in corporate power
Experienced hands help new business lines find their way
Payroll data allows researchers to finally build an accurate and meaningful measurement
Stock prices dip around some announcements of return of jobs
VC money for tech pushes up costs for everyone else
Academic medical centers, French elections and Chinese garment workers
With a business model built on fewer employees, their dominance saps dynamism.
Output at a Chinese garment factory rose 10%
Looking beyond traditional explanations
Managing production with the declining potency of a catalyst
19th-century French cotton mills suggest halting, uneven progress
New research suggests increased risk of illness and death in middle age, on top of longer-lasting income penalty
Analysis also suggests a more rapid economic recovery by keeping workers and employers allied
Top companies hog the best talent, adding to their competitive advantage
A Chinese garment factory tidied up after golden coins were displayed