Jane Flanagan is a visiting scholar at the Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law and a Leadership in Government Fellow at Open Society Foundations.
By Area of Research:
State and local labor standards enforcement during COVID-19: Protecting workers’ health and economic security during a pandemic
Welcome developments on limiting noncompete agreements: A growing consensus leads to new state laws, a possible FTC rule making, and a strong bipartisan Senate bill
It’s not just noncompetes—increased use of anti-competitive contracts has limited workers’ bargaining power and employers’ hiring power