ILRID 6635

ILRID 6635

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

Unemployment is damaging to individuals, families, and society. Governments around the world have attempted to mitigate these harms, in some countries through generous out-of-work benefits, targeted retraining services for job seekers, and disincentives for employers to lay workers off in the first place. But why is unemployment so persistent in capitalist societies? What does it mean for an individual to be unemployed? What can the US learn from other countries to better combat unemployment and reduce its socially damaging effects? Students will have the opportunity to with attorneys at Legal Assistance of Western New York to assist unemployed people experiencing legal problems or to conduct research on policy responses to unemployment.

When Offered Fall.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First.  Combined with: ILRID 4635LAW 6635PADM 5848

  • 2 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 18130ILRID 6635  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Oct 20, 2020
    • Greer, I

  • Instruction Mode: Online