The New Deal
- Is Section 7a Dead? // America;3/30/1935, Vol. 52 Issue 25, p583
The article ponders the state of the Section 7a of the National Industrial Recovery Act in the U.S. The section aims to protect the right of workers to form free unions and to bargain collectively through representatives of their choice. It is cited that a stable industrial peace cannot be...
- The Making of an Applied Institutionalist. Street, James H. // Journal of Economic Issues (Association for Evolutionary Economi;Jun88, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p327
In this article, the author expresses his views after receiving the Veblen-Commons Award. The author considers himself an applied institutionalist drawing heavily on the works of others, as well as an interpreter of converging currents of thought among North American and Latin American heterodox...
- National Industrial Recovery Act. // National Industrial Recovery Act of 1933;2009, p1
Presents the text of the National Industrial Recovery Act of 1933. Act designed to foster industrial recovery in the United States in the aftermath of the Great Depression; Provisions of the act.
- Sociology. BLAKELY, PAUL L. // America;12/1/1934, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p179
The article examines the alignment between the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and administration adviser Donald Richberg. According to American Federation of Labor president William Green, the opposition of the chamber to every progressive labor measure including Section 7a of the National Recovery...
- National Labor Relations Bias. Verbruggen, Robert // National Review;8/1/2011, Vol. 63 Issue 14, p31
The article discusses the U.S. National Labor Relations Act (NLRA), a New Deal law that was enacted in 1935 and is also known as the Wagner Act. U.S. The ideas that the NLRA works against non-union employees and allows coercion and corruption are discussed. Constitutional challenges against the...
- 1930-1940 THE GREAT DEPRESSION: 1935 A NEW DEAL FOR LABOR. Baron, Robert C.; Scinta, Samuel // Millennium 2000 -- 20th Century America: Key Events in History;1996, p45
This article focuses on the New Deal for U.S. labor. In 1935, Senator Robert Wagner of New York proposed a new act to protect labor and the unions: the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA). This New Deal for labor included several provisions, including the establishment of the National Labor...
- Recent legal decisions affect you. Hatch, D. Diane; Hall, James E. // Workforce;Jan1998, Vol. 77, p110
Highlights legal decisions affecting human resource professionals in the United States. Claims of a recovering addict under the Americans With Disabilities Act; Necessity of informing insurance beneficiaries of a discharged employee on employee's right to continue health insurance coverage;...
- Tips for deterring employee lawsuits. // NACD Directorship;Mar1994, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p2
Offers tips for deterring employee lawsuit. Job applications; Testing; Interviewing; Employee handbooks; Harassment policy; Pre-termination review; Performance evaluations; Layoffs.
- Legislation echoes in the workplace. Rubis, Leon // HRMagazine;Oct96, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p88
Focuses on the US Congress-approved legislation that present human resource professionals with new challenges. Renewal of an expired tax break for tuition assistance that employers offer to workers; Increase in the minimum wage increase; Overhaul of the country's welfare system.