Past attempts to help Latrobe Valley workers weather economic changes haven't made a difference, so the closure of Hazelwood presents a challenge.
A Trump victory on Nov. 8 would preserve a conservative majority on the court. A look back at its recent decisions shows why that would be very bad for workers' rights.
Here's how to make a happy workplace during year-end assessments.
Australia can learn from the US where state governments have attracted foreign investment in manufacturing that contributes to local economies.
In an increasingly mobile society and economy, the international governance of migrant labour lags way behind the forces of globalisation.
Whether you're spending the holiday shopping for bargains, barbecuing with friends or striking for better pay, here are a few Labor Day highlights from our labor experts.
Research shows that low-skilled workers are losing jobs and wages in developed countries because of trade, but the evidence still isn't there as to who are the winners.
Uber's introduction of driverless cars is a big change for the company but the changes it has brought to the world of work are here to stay.
Work, consume, die. The relentless drive for improvements in our workplaces brings unexpected costs.
Obama's new overtime rules will be a big win for workers, but they could also give a boost to companies and the economy.
The new regulation will allow millions more U.S. workers to qualify for overtime pay. Our experts assess the impact.
The global economy is already unsustainable – let alone if it gets bigger.
Presidential candidates are using voter anger to fuel more divisions and discord rather than to start a conversation about the collapse of collective bargaining.
EU employment legislation has had a hugely positive impact on UK labour laws.
The UK's productivity problem has the country lagging behind its G7 peers. An overlooked solution is to empower workers.
Some suggest half of current jobs will be lost to automation over the next decade or two. But it's far too early to pit man versus machine.
A case before the Supreme Court could deal a major blow to unions, highlighting the need for leaders of business and labor to negotiate a new New Deal.
Simulations indicate that the introduction of a national minimum wage in South Africa could boost household consumption and economic growth as well as reduce inequality and poverty.
The refugee crisis that just arrived in Europe has been affecting Turkey for more than four years.
The Marikana tragedy has indicated the violent nature of the struggles over resources and income shares. Inequality must be fought because it perpetuates social injustice.