Feeling Overworked: When work becomes too much
by Ellen Galinsky, Stacy S. Kim and James T. Bond The study provides an in-depth look at job and workplace…
Highlights of the National Study of the Changing Workforce, 2002
by James T. Bond, Cindy Thompson and David Prottas Every five years, Families and Work Institute conducts its National Study…
The Impact of Job and Workplace Conditions on Low-Wage and Low-Income Employees and their Employers
Do conditions on the job affect low-wage and -income employees in different ways than higher-income workers? This report examines this…
Additional Workforce and Workplace Publications
The following publications are available for purchase by contacting FWI’s Publications Coordinator, Marline Griffith, at 212.465.2044. As the Baby Boomers…
Workflex: The Essential Guide to Effective and Flexible Workplaces
How do you get on the path to a better workplace? The Workflex Guide provides the advice and tools employers…
Work-Life Talks: Stephanie Coontz
Stephanie Coontz, director of research at the Council on Contemporary Families and author of A Strange Stirring: The Feminine Mystique…

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