UC Berkeley NewsView of Campanile and Golden Gate Bridge
Today's news & events
News by email
For the news media
Calendar of events
Top stories
Untitled Document
Media Advisory

Labor Day briefing

25 August 2005

ATTENTION: Labor, economics, employment writers and editors

Contact: Kathleen Maclay
(510) 643-5651 kmaclay@berkeley.edu

Labor Day briefing by experts at the University of California, Berkeley's Center for Labor Research and Education on California labor trends to watch in the coming year.

The briefing also will highlight new findings on:

  • What's happening with wages of California's workers in the current recovery and the quantity and quality of new jobs.

  • A 30-year portrait of African American workers in the Bay Area - in terms of low-wage work and access to jobs.

10 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 31.

The center's conference room, 2521 Channing Way, Berkeley.

Reports will be provided at the briefing, but the information contained in them is embargoed until Sunday, Sept. 4.