MEDIA ALERT: Experts available on the UAW strike

Cornell labor experts are available to discuss multiple aspects of the United Auto Workers contract dispute as well as implications going forward.

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Agence France-Press

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Cathy Creighton, director of the ILR Buffalo Co-Lab, discusses the impact of the loss of pandemic-era funding on the childcare industry.


The Washington Post

Flavio Lehner, assistant professor of Earth and atmospheric sciences, says, “The more extreme the precipitation, the bigger of a relative effect we see from climate change.”

The Guardian

A new study from the College of Engineering’s Fengqi You shows one day a week of remote working cuts emissions by just 2% but two or four days lowers them by up to 29%.

The New York Times

Adam Seth Litwin, associate professor of industrial and labor relations, is quoted in this piece about fears of technology replacing jobs.


Harry Katz, professor of collective bargaining, talks about the threat of competition that makes union negotiations different for auto workers than UPS employee and airline pilot bargaining powers.