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, Washington Ctr for Equitable Growth

The Next Recession Is Really Gonna Suck: The extra help unemployed people got during the Great Recession has emboldened states to mistreat them. Delaney, Huff Post 2/18


Source: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-10-18/this-number-is-a-misleading-indicator-of-u-s-labor-market-strength

Unemployment Insurance Data

State Unemployment Insurance Locators, US Dept. of Labor

Find Your State Job Bank

Closing Doors on the Unemployed: Why Most Jobless Workers Are Not Receiving Unemployment Insurance and What States Can Do About It, Wentworth, NELP 12/17

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 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, Bloom, 10/10

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

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