Sloan Network Archive Blog

Share or Die: Youth in Recession
August 8, 2011
Liz Kofman is a graduate student in sociology at UCLA. Please note that the views of our guest bloggers do not necessarily reflect the views of the Sloan Network.
What's New in Work and Family
August 5, 2011
By Mary Curlew New from the Work and Family Researchers Network: Call for Papers: Submission deadline: September 30, 2011 Inaugural Conference: June 14-16, 2012 New, free work and family content online:
From “Workplace Flexibility” to Smart Scheduling
August 3, 2011
Joan Williams is the Founding Director of the Center for WorkLife Law. She has played a central role in reshaping the debates over gender, class, and work-family issues for the quarter century. The culmination of this work is her newest book  Reshaping the Work-Family Debate: Why Men and Class Matter (Harvard, 2010).
The New Face of Flexibility: Innovations Across Industries
August 1, 2011
Yvonne Siu is manager of communications and government relations at Corporate Voices for Working Families. This blog was originally posted on Corporate Voices for Working Families Blog- all rights reserved. Please note that the views of our guest bloggers do not necessarily reflect the views of the Sloan Work and Family Research Network.
What's New in Work and Family
July 29, 2011
By Mary Curlew New from the Work and Family Researchers Network:
Woman Boss May Lower Men’s Pay, Prestige
July 27, 2011
Tom Jacobs is  a veteran journalist with more than 20 years experience at daily newspapers. He has served as a staff writer for The Los Angeles Daily News and the Santa Barbara News-Press. His work has also appeared in The Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and Ventura County Star. Jacobs is currently a staff writer for Miller-McCune where this was originally posted – all rights reserved.
Why Doctors Should Be Allowed To Work Part-Time
July 25, 2011
By Carolyn Anderson, MD is an Ophthalmic Surgeon, Entrepreneur, Professional Speaker and a mom. This blog was originally posted on The Huffington Post - all rights reserved.
What's New in Work and Family
July 22, 2011
New from the Work and Family Researchers Network: Applicants Wanted for Early Career Scholars Program: Apply by July 31, 2011 Call for Papers: Submission deadline: September 30, 2011 Inaugural Conference: June 14-16, 2012 New, free work and family content online:
Sloan Network is One of Forbes' Top 100 Websites for Women
July 20, 2011
The Sloan Work and Family Research Network is thrilled to be selected as one of the top 100 websites for women according to Forbes Women.
Is There Paternity Leave in Baseball?
July 18, 2011
Jenay Cassidy, is Editor of Labor Family News and directs organizational outreach for the Labor Project for Working Families.This blog was originally posted on The Huffinton Post - all rights reserved.