Job Search, Job Posting and Unemployment Insurance During the COVID-19 Crisis: A Conversation with Leo Feler and Ioana Marinescu
The Forecast Direct podcast at UCLA Anderson features a conversation with Leo Feler and SP2 associate professor Ioana Marinescu regarding research on how enhanced unemployment insurance affected job search and employment during the COVID-19 pandemic.Read Story
New Books Network
Facilitating Injustice: The Complicity of Social Workers in the Forced Removal and Incarceration of Japanese Americans, 1941-1946
SP2 associate professor Yoosun Park was a recent guest on the New Books Network to discuss her book, Facilitating Injustice: The Complicity of Social Workers in the Forced Removal and Incarceration of Japanese Americans, 1941-1946. Dr. Park’s book describes the role of social workers in Japanese internment.Read Story
New Yorker Radio Hour
The Child Tax Credit: One Small Step Toward Universal Basic Income?
The child tax credit can be seen as a type of scale model of universal basic income. On The New Yorker Radio Hour, Sheelah Kolhatkar moderates a conversation about this issue between SP2 assistant professor Amy Castro and Michael Strain of the American Enterprise Institute.Read Story
2021’s Hardest-Working States in America
SP2 associate professor Ioana Marinescu is a featured expert in WalletHub’s analysis of the productivity and current conditions of workers across the United States.Read Story
What will it take to diversify manufacturing?
5 things you and your college-bound daughter need to know about campus sexual assault
In an opinion piece for USA Today, SP2 professor Susan B. Sorenson, PhD, writes about how parents can discuss campus sexual assault with their college-bound daughtersRead Story
Council on Social Work Education
Examining Social Work’s Involvement With Racially Punitive Systems
SP2 associate professor Yoosun Park, PhD, is highlighted in the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)’s Center for Diversity’s Educator|Resource of the Month feature for her research, including the book Facilitating Injustice: The Complicity of Social Workers in the Forced Removal & Incarceration of Japanese Americans, 1941-1946.Read Story
KALW Public Media
Why The “Worker Shortage” Is A Reflection Of Low Wages & The Pandemic Forced Moms To Leave The Workforce
SP2 associate professor Ioana Marinescu, PhD, was a recent guest on KALW Local Public Radio to discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic has altered America’s work force and labor market.Read Story
Restructuring competition: The Biden executive order and beyond
President Biden recently issued an executive order calling for new actions by the federal government aimed at increasing market competition and strengthening antitrust enforcement. To illuminate potential consequences and implications of the executive order, the Penn Program on Regulation held a panel discussion with leading scholars of antitrust law and policy: Herbert Hovenkamp, the James G. Dinan Professor at the Carey Law School and the Wharton School; Jonathan Klick, law professor at Penn Law; and Ioana Marinescu, associate professor at the School of Social Policy and Practice.Read Story
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