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Paying Workers Fairly for the Hours They Work

Eileen Appelbaum
The Hill, November 25, 2014

Private Equity is Coming for Your Nest Egg

Eileen Appelbaum
November 14, 2014, The Hill

Paid Sick Days Benefit Worker and Employer

Eileen Appelbaum and Ruth Milkman
October 17, 2014, Philadelphia Inquirer

New Jersey Needs Sick-Pay Legislation

Eileen Appelbaum and Ruth Milkman
October 15, 2014, NorthJersey.Com

New Dodd-Frank Fix Runs Risk of Lehman-Esque Meltdown

Eileen Appelbaum
September 19, 2014

Conservatives Want Taxpayers to Subsidize Low-Wage Employers

Eileen Appelbaum
The Hill, September 11, 2014

Who's the Boss? FedEx, the Franchising Model and the Rights of Workers

Eileen Appelbaum
The Huffington Post, September 8, 2014

Is Burger King's Move to Canada a Raw Deal for U.S. Taxpayers?

Eileen Appelbaum
Fortune, August 28, 2014

Debt Ruling Shows a Callous Disregard to the Effects on Argentina

Eileen Appelbaum
The New York Times, August 1, 2014

On its Fourth Anniversary, Has Dodd-Frank Begun to Bite?

Eileen Appelbaum
The Hill, July 17, 2014

Paid Family Leave is a New Jersey Success Story

Eileen Appelbaum
NJ.com, July 7, 2014

Corporate Tax Avoidance Is the New Normal

Eileen Appelbaum
US News & World Report, July 1, 2014

Private Equity at Work: Why Private Equity Investors Can't Save Red Lobster

Eileen Appelbaum
Fortune, June 30, 2014

A Better Way to Fix the Problem of Offshore Profits

Eileen Appelbaum
The Hill, May 29, 2014

The Real Lesson From the EFH Bankruptcy

Eileen Appelbaum and Rosemary Batt
The Huffington Post, May 16, 2014

If You Can't Beat Them, Join Them - Private Equity's New Strategy?

Eileen Appelbaum
Huffington Post, May 13, 2014

How Private Equity Firms Defraud Investors By Extracting 'Fees' From Their Portfolio Companies

Eileen Appelbaum
Forbes, April 29, 2014

Modern Rules for Modern Careers

Eileen Appelbaum and Heather Boushey
US News and World Report, April 25, 2014

Private Equity Tax Breaks: How Long Will They last?

Eileen Appelbaum
Fortune, April 10, 2014

Private Equity Comes to Brattleboro

Elaine McCrate and Eileen Appelbaum
Brattleboro Reformer, April 9, 2014

Paid Sick Days in Connecticut Not a Burden for Employers

Eileen Appelbaum
Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity, April 7, 2014

Time to Close Private Equity’s ‘Carried Interest’ Loophole

Eileen Appelbaum and Rosemary Batt
The Hill (Congress Blog), April 2, 2014

No Longer Leading: U.S. Lags Other Advanced Economies in Women's Employment

Eileen Appelbaum
Huffington Post, November 5, 2013

What Apple's CEO Gets All Wrong About Corporate Taxes

Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), May 21, 2013

Mother's Day Is Different This Year

Eileen Appelbaum
The Huffington Post, May 7, 2013

The GOP Ploy to Win Over Working Moms Falls Flat

Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), May 1, 2013

Working Families Flexibility Act Undermines 40-Hour Workweek

Eileen Appelbaum
Congress Blog (The Hill), April 8, 2013

Business Attitudes Toward Paid Sick Leave Are Changing

Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), March 6, 2013

After 20 Years It’s Time for Paid FMLA

Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), February 4, 2013

Private Equity Firms Need New Rules for Managing Companies They Own

Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), November 5, 2012

A Pre-Nup to Discourage Private Equity Companies From Asset Stripping

Eileen Appelbaum
Truthout, October 24, 2012

Private Equity and the 47 Percent

Eileen Appelbaum
Truthout, September 20, 2012

'The Great American Tax Debate' Misses the Point

Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), September 19, 2012

What Jobs Report Means for Voters, Congress, and Federal Reserve

Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), September 7, 2012

Report: In Tough Job Market, Workers Reluctant to Take Sick Leave

Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), August 29, 2012

Report Gives New Insight in the Decline of the Middle Class

Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), August 25, 2012

How Does Private Equity Make Money?
Eileen Appelbaum
Roosevelt Institute’s Rediscovering Government Initiative, June 14, 2012

Tax Plan Attacked by Big Business
Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), May 15, 2012

UK to U.S.: Austerity Not the Best Policy
Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), April 27, 2012

Citigroup's Shareholders Stand Up for the 99.9 Percent
Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), April 20, 2012

Low-Wage Jobs to Blame for Slow Economic Recovery
Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), April 10, 2012

Bank of America Shows Fannie Mae How to Build a Better Mouse Trap
Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), March 23, 2012

The President Strikes a Blow for Tax Fairness
Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), February 24, 2012

Why Carried Interest Should Not Be Taxed at the Capital Gains Rate
Eileen Appelbaum
Economic Intelligence (U.S. News & World Report), January 23, 2012

No Happy Ending for Friendly's
Eileen Appelbaum
The Huffington Post, November 21, 2011

Georgia Works May Work, But It Sure Doesn’t Pay
Eileen Appelbaum
Truthout, September 8, 2011

Debt Ceiling Deal: Wrong Diagnosis Leads to Wrong Treatment for What Ails the Economy
Eileen Appelbaum
Truthout, August 5, 2011

No Tax Holiday for Multinational Corporations
Eileen Appelbaum
Truthout, June 11, 2011

Paid Sick Days: A Win for Employees and the Economy
Eileen Appelbaum
Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity, June 6, 2011

Austerity Measures Will Only Worsen Current Recession
Eileen Appelbaum
AlterNet, June 6, 2011

Women’s Employment in Recession and Recovery
Eileen Appelbaum
AlterNet, May 10, 2011

Paid Sick Days: Doomsday Predictions Are Wrong
Eileen Appelbaum and Candace Howes
The Hartford Business Journal, May 2, 2011

Sick Days for Healthy Recovery
Eileen Appelbaum and Lonnie Golden
The Philadelphia Business Journal, April 29, 2011

Cutting Spending In this Disastrous Recession Is Just Another Way of Assaulting Working America
Eileen Appelbaum
AlterNet, March 14, 2011

Decent Wages, Decent Society
Eileen Appelbaum
Boston Review, January/February 2011

Paid Family Leave Pays Off in California
Eileen Appelbaum and Ruth Milkman
Harvard Business Review, January 19, 2011

The Unkindest Cut of All
Rep. Rush Holt (D-N.J.) and Eileen Appelbaum
The Hill, December 22, 2010
The Times of Trenton, December 28, 2010

Rescuing America's Homeowners
Eileen Appelbaum
The American Prospect, February 20, 2009

Stimulus Can Put Main Street on the Road to Recovery
Eileen Appelbaum
The Star-Ledger (NJ), October 16, 2008

 

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