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.