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Center for the Study of Labor and Democracy

CLD Events Calendar

Local & National Events: Fall 2018

NY  METRO

Sept. 8 – Labor Day Parade. Starts at 11 am., Fifth Avenue and 44th Street, Manhattan. For info., see www.nycclc.org.

Sept. 12 –  Labor & Employment Relations Association of Long Island Meeting. Starts 6 pm at Spuntino, Dix Hills, NY.
For info. call: 516/746-9307, or visit: www.lilera.org.

Sept. 26 “The Immigration & Deportation Crisis.” Speakers include: Emily Ngarra (Director, Hofstra Deportation Defense Clinic); Saul Guerrero (union organizer, UFCW Local 338); and David Dyssegaard Kalick (Fiscal Policy Institute). 2:55pm–4:00 pm in Axinn Library, 10th floor), Hofstra U. This forum is presented by Hofstra's Labor Studies Program, co-sponsored by the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Program. For more information, visit: hofstra.edu/laborstudies or e-mail questions to laborstudies[at]hofstra.edu.

Oct. 24 – "The Ethics of Immigration: Is U.S. Policy Immoral?," at Hofstra's annual Day of Dialogue. Speakers include: Ana Levy-Lyons (author of new book, No Other Gods: Politics of the 10 Commandments); Kathleen Wallace (chair, Philosophy Dept., Hofstra) and Paula Chirinos (DACA Student and CCE). In Plaza Room West, David Mack Student Center, Hofstra U. Free admission, no reservations. For time schedule, visit www.hofstra.edu/cce.

NATIONAL

Jan. 4–6– Labor & Employment Relations Assoc. (LERA) at ASSA Annual Meeting, in Atlanta, Georgia. For info. visit www.leraweb.org.

 

RELEASE DATES FOR MONTHLY LABOR MARKET INDICATORS

2018
RELEASE
DATE
NATIONALREGIONAL
EMPLOYMENT &
UNEMPLOYMENT
JOB OPENINGS
& TURNOVER
REAL
EARNINGS
NYC/LI METRO
JOBS COUNT
NYC/LI METRO
UNEMPLOYMENT
August 3 17 10 16 21
September 7 11 13 20 25
October 5 16 11 18 23
November 2 6 14 15 20
December 7 10 12 20 27

Sources: National Statistics – U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS): The Employment Situation; Job Openings and Labor Turnover (JOLT); & Real Earning: http://www.bls.gov
NY State and Local Statistics – NY State Dept. of Labor: Monthly Press Release. http://www.labor.state.ny.us.

NOTE:

If you know of upcoming labor-related meetings or conferences, collective bargaining contract expirations or renewals, or other events you would like considered for our next Calendar, please send us a brief description, together with the time, place, contact person, and their telephone number.  Either fax this information, with a cover sheet addressed to Regional Labor Review, to fax # 516-463-6519; or email us at:  laborstudies[at]hofstra.edu.