Symposium Thank You

Barber, Drew K.
May 2010
Connecticut Law Review;May2010, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p1
Information about the Symposium by the "Connecticut Law Review" entitled "Implications of the Four-Day Work Week," on October 30, 2009 is presented. The event has gathered scholars from across the U.S., Canada, and Great Britain to discuss matters on the benefits of and the challenges posed by the four-day work week. Moreover, the event has also brought timely and thought-provoking opportunity in the light of the U.S. economic downturn and increasing unemployment rate.


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