Eileen Appelbaum

In the News

Sick Leave Law Didn't Hurt Conn.'s Health
The Day, March 13, 2014

Report: CT Sick Leave Policy Has Had Little Impact on Businesses
The Connecticut Mirror, March 06, 2014

Killing Germs, Not Jobs
US News & World Report, March 06, 2014

America’s Long-Ignored Economic Fix: Paid Leave
Salon, January 23, 2014

The FAMILY Act: Facts and Frequently Asked Questions
Center for American Progress, December 12, 2013

A Rise in Globalization
Yahoo! Voices, December 09, 2013

California Business Group Uses “Job Killer” List to Help Wal-Mart
Salon, December 07, 2013

Proponents Argue for Mandatory Paid Sick Leave
Orlando Sentinel, November 19, 2013

Employer-Sponsored Benefits Study Task Force
The Florida Channel, November 19, 2013

Standing Up for the Rights of New Fathers
The New York Times, November 09, 2013

The Nomination of Janet Yellen
BBC World News Television, October 09, 2013

Daddy's Home!
The American Prospect, October 02, 2013

Voter Support for Work-Family Solutions Builds
Family Values at Work, August 22, 2013

The Growing Prevalence of Paid Sick Leave
Vision Monday, June 20, 2013

Paid Sick Leave, At Last?
The Indypendent, May 14, 2013

Cantor's Rebranding Effort Tested By House Republicans
Morning Edition (NPR), May 08, 2013

Now They Want to Take Away the 8-Hour Day and 40-Hour Week
Truthout, May 07, 2013

GOP Pushes Bogus Workplace Bill From 1996
Salon, May 06, 2013

Women’s Groups Divided on GOP Efforts, Flex-Time Bill
First Read (NBC News), May 04, 2013

When ‘Flex Time’ Means Ripping Off Workers
TIME, May 03, 2013

Despite Defeat in Philadelphia, Battle Over Paid Sick Leave Rages Nationwide
NBC 10 Philadelphia, April 05, 2013

Forty Years Behind on Sick-Leave Policy, But Catching Up
The American Prospect, March 18, 2013

Panera Bakers Battle For A Union In A Union-Free World
Huffington Post, February 16, 2013

Business Roundtable Fiscal Cliff Proposal Bargains For Concessions On Corporate Rates
Huffington Post, December 12, 2012

Hispanic Workers are Less Likely to Know About Leaves That Pay Laws, Despite Needing them the Most
Albany Times Union, November 30, 2012

A Faustian Bargain for State Pension Plans
Bloomberg Businessweek, November 29, 2012

Are US Corporations Exploiting Their Workers?
Inside Story Americas (Al Jazeera), November 21, 2012

Pension Fund Gains Mean Worker Pain as Aramark Cuts Pay
Bloomberg, November 20, 2012

Vulture Capitalism — Not Unions — Killed Twinkies
Salon, November 20, 2012

How Vulture Capitalists Killed the Twinkie
AlterNet, November 20, 2012

America's Economic Future is Ever More Female, but Politics Lags
The Guardian, November 06, 2012

Private Equity: How it Works, Who Gets Rich
Up Front (KPFA 94.1FM, Berkeley, CA), November 02, 2012

The Case Against the Looters of the American Economy, and a Mission for Occupy Wall Street
Truthout, October 23, 2012

Cinram Sale Complete; Olyphant Facility Expected to be Sold
The Times-Tribune, September 05, 2012

Hard Labor
Asbury Park Press, August 31, 2012

How To Succeed in Business Without Adding Value
In These Times, August 20, 2012

Banks Defy Headlines and Resist Regulation Moves
7.30-ABC, July 18, 2012

Expanded Family Leave Mandate Passes Assembly
Orange County Register, June 08, 2012

The Case For and Against Private Equity
Forum, KQED FM, May 29, 2012

Too Often, a New Baby Brings Big Debt
The Nation, May 15, 2012

Healthcare Jobs Fuel Revival in Pittsburgh
Los Angeles Times, May 13, 2012

A Warmer Welcome for Summer Interns
The Wall Street Journal, February 29, 2012

New Study Tallies Private Equity's Jobs Role
The Wall Street Journal, January 20, 2012

'Vulture Capitalism'? How Private Equity Firms Work
Talk of the Nation (NPR), January 19, 2012

The Role of Private Equity Firms in the U.S. Economy
The Diane Rehm Show (WAMU 88.5 FM), January 12, 2012

Austerity Not the Answer for Europe
Business News Network, November 28, 2011

Georgia Works Jobs Training Program: a Peach or the Pits?
PBS NewsHour, October 12, 2011

For Young Adults, a Job Famine
The Philadelphia Inquirer, September 25, 2011

Obama's Model Jobs Program Has its Critics
The Kansas City Star , September 09, 2011

Obama's Jobs Problem: Government To The Rescue?
NPR, August 18, 2011

Eileen Appelbaum Discusses Issues Affecting Working Women in America
C-SPAN Washington Journal, August 12, 2011

Economic Outlook: Half Full, Half Empty
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 09, 2011

'Job-Killers' That Aren't
The Los Angeles Times, May 19, 2011

Spotlight Webcast: Family Paid Leave
Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity, April 27, 2011

America and the Question of Parental Leave
The Kojo Nnamdi Show (WAMU 88.5 FM), February 24, 2011

Report Decries Lack of Paid Parental Leave in US
The Associated Press, February 22, 2011

Interview with Eileen Appelbaum on the State of the Union
Access Unlimited (KPFK 90.7 FM), February 01, 2011

Study: Paid Family Leave Raises Satisfaction Without Killing Jobs in California
The Sacramento Bee, January 11, 2011

Weekly Unemployment Claims Down 21,000
The Philadelphia Inquirer, October 29, 2010