This calculator from the American Institute for Economic Research allows you to convert dollar values between any two years from 1913 to present, adjusting for inflation. Conversion data is based on the Consumers Price Index from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Business & Economics; Business & Economics–Economics; Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools
House Committee on Education and the Workforce
The committee that monitors legislation on education, child labor, school food programs, workers’ compensation, vocational rehabilitation, labor wages and hours, and work incentive programs.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–House Committees; Education
Wisconsin: News and videos about Wisconsin – CNN.com
Find the latest news on the controversy in Wisconsin at this CNN page dedicated to covering the story from all angles. The page has links to background stories as well as the latest news.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Legislation; Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace–Labor Unions; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US State & Regional; Reference–News & Current Events–Television & Radio News
Reporting on labor legislation that affects workers, and news on the actions of Teamsters unions around the United States. Includes sections on union organizing and navigating the judicial system.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace–Labor Unions–G Through M; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare
Playwrights Guild of Canada
The Playwrights Guild of Canada is a national association of professional and emerging playwrights. Describes PGC programs, publishes news, lists playwright members, publishes information about contracts and productions,and links to related organizations outside of PGC.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Entertainment & Leisure–Theater; Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace–Labor Unions–N Through Z
U.S. Department of Labor
“The U.S. Department of Labor is charged with preparing the American workforce for new and better jobs, and ensuring the adequacy of America’s workplaces. It is responsible for the administration and enforcement of over 180 federal statutes. These legislative mandates and the regulations produced to implement them cover a wide variety of workp …
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Departments; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Economic
The Glass Ceiling Commission
Assorted PDF-formatted articles that offer a variety of viewpoints on how the glass ceiling affects women and minority workers in the United States.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture
Office of Compliance, U.S. Congress
“The Office of Compliance advances safety, health, and workplace rights in the U.S. Congress and the Legislative Branch. Established as an independent agency by the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995, the Office educates employees and employing offices about their rights and responsibilities under the Act, provides an impartial dispute resolu …
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Congressional Agencies
The Council on Competitiveness
A nonpartisan, nongovernmental organization comprised of business, labor, academic and government leaders. Website presents their initiatives and publications that evaluate economic challenges and promote innovation in the United States.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Think Tanks; Business & Economics–Economics; Business & Economics–Non-Profit Organizations
Bureau of Labor Statistics Data
United States Federal Government “fact-finding agency” covering the fields of labor economics and statistics. Reports on employment and unemployment, inflation and prices, pay and benefits, productivity and technology, spending and time management, etc. The site also provides tools for analyzing or viewing data.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Statistics; Business & Economics–Statistics
“A socialist newsweekly published in the interests of working people.” Based in New York, with labor-related news from around the world.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States); Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace
Advancing Women In Leadership
“International business and career community news, networking & strategy For women.” ISSN 1093-7099
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism; Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace
United States Department of Labor: Worker’s Resource Page
“Provides a shortcut to information and services the Department of Labor (DOL) offers for workers.” Includes a link to compliance assistance information and resources that explain the laws enforced and administered by the DOL.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government