James F. Byers

  • Professor Emeritus, Industrial and Labor Relations

    Degrees:

    Ph.D. Human Resources and Employment, Industrial Relations Research Institute (IRRI), University of Wisconsin Madison
    M.A. Industrial and Labor Relations, IUP
    M. Div. Theology, Josephinum College
    B.A. Philosophy, Josephinum College

    Interest Areas:

    Manpower and Training, Social Legislation, Unemployment,
    Public Policy, Comparative Industrial Relations,
    Labor Market Economics, Employment Discrimination

    Selected Publications:

    • Byers, James F. and W. Lee Hansen, Eds. Unemployment Insurance the Second Half-Century. University of Wisconsin Press, 1990. Chapter: "Unemployment Compensation and Retraining: Can a Closer Link Be Forged?"
    • Chapter: " Employee Rights and Industrial Justice: Catholic Labor Policy" in R. Blanpain, Ed. Employee Rights and Industrial Justice Kluwer Law and Taxation Publishers, Deventer, The Netherlands.