Oct 19, 2012 John Quiggin takes a look at why the 15-hour work week predicted by economist John Maynard Keynes hasn't come to pass -- yet.
Jul 12, 2012 Federal lawsuits over wage and hour violations are up since the start of the recession.
Jul 2, 2012 Commentator Teresa Amabile says overbearing supervisors can sap worker creativity.
Apr 16, 2012 What the high court decides in the class action lawsuit against drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline may change overtime rules for all U.S. employers.
Apr 6, 2012 Some 40,000 AT&T workers could strike this weekend if contract negotiations fail.
Mar 8, 2012 American Airlines floated the idea of eliminating pension programs for workers to help its financial situation. But now the airline is backing away from that idea.
Feb 22, 2012 Freakonomics Radio takes a look at alternative indicators of office morale, and the unintended consequences when companies try to keep employees happy.
Jan 6, 2012 The government today is revealing how many hours people work on average each week. People say they're working harder, but productivity has a breaking point.
Jan 6, 2012 New Jersey cabinet maker Kelly Conklin is seeing business return, and he's passing the good fortune on to his employees.
Mar 4, 2011 We got big numbers today from the U.S. Labor Department. In February, U.S. payrolls increased 192,000 and the jobless rate fell to 8.9 percent --...