University of Illinois Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations

Bradley, Phillips
October 1947
Industrial & Labor Relations Review;Oct47, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p168
Academic Journal
The article presents information on the Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations at the University of Illinois, which was authorized by the Illinois Legislature in 1945. The purposes and functions of the Institute as defined by the Board of Trustees are mentioned. Two advisory committees had been designated by the Board for the Institute. The Institute is further tasked with three major responsibilities. The extension program of the Institute covers an array of topics and correspondence courses. Reference materials on labor materials can be found in the university library.


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