Unemployment Insurance

Can My Boss Do That? Interfaith Worker Justice: work rules, hiring/ firing, safety, pay, benefits, time off, rights

Unemployment Insurance, US Dept. of Labor

Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report

State Unemployment Insurance Locators, US Dept. of Labor

Find Your State Job Bank

How Low Can We Go? State Unemployment Insurance Programs Exclude Record Numbers of Jobless Workers Kimball & McHugh, EPI 3/15

How Many Weeks of Unemployment Compensation Are Available? CBPP 7/13

Extended Benefits Didn’t Keep Unemployed from Taking Jobs 5/13

Web Pages on Unemployment Insurance–Dept of Labor [DOL]

Introduction to Unemployment Insurance, Stone & Chen, CBPP 2/13

Should Unemployment Benefits be Extended? R. Chetty 5/10

Unemployment Insurance, AFL-CIO

Union of Unemployed, IAM

Unemployment Lifeline, Working America AFL-CIO

Philadelphia Unemployment Project

The Job for Unemployed Workers and Their Allies, Goldberg

Unemployed Organizing in the 1930s

Organizing the Unemployed: The Early 1930s G. Black

Animation: How Unemployment Insurance Helps Families and the Economy

Extended Unemployment Benefits

The 10 Worst States in Which to Lose Your Job, 4/11

Toward a Strong Unemployment Insurance System, Boushey & Eizenga, CAP 2/11

What happens to people when their unemployment insurance runs out and they still can’t find a job? Lowrey, Slate, 12/10

Unemployment Insurance Extension May Be Short-Lived, J. Bloom, WDL10/10

Unemployment Insurance: A Broken System, M. Hill, Reprint, $ & Sense, 2/10

Unemployed Workers site: Laid Off and Left Out, NELP

Keeping a First Line of Defense for the Jobless, Boushey, Emsellem et al, CAP 12/09

Is Your State’s Unemployment System in Danger?, Pierce, 10/09

Unemployment Insurance Buckles After Years of Underfunding, Pierce, Propublica5/09

Slumping Economy Tests Aid System Tied to Jobs, DeParle, NYT, 5/09

Crazy-Quilt Jobless Programs Help Some More Than Others, Dugan, WSJ, 4/09

Unemployment Insurance: Issue Guide EPI, 2/04

“Why Most Who Lose Their Jobs Don’t Get Unemployment Benefits,” Reich 7/08

Best And Worst Cities For Unemployment Pay, Matt Woolsey, Forbes, 6/08

World’s Best Places For Unemployment Pay, Woolsey, Forbes, 6/08

Extending unemployment benefits stimulates economy and helps workers, EPI, 1/08

Forum and information for jobless and underemployed workers

UI is not a safety net for unemployed former welfare recipients CEPR

Finding the better fit: Receiving unemployment insurance increases likelihood of re-employment with health insurance   EPI and CEPR