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    • Sexual Harassment Cases Show the Ineffectiveness of Going to HR

    • By: Noam Scheiber, Julie Creswell
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 10 mins
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    Human resources departments play a complicated role in harassment cases. The recent outpouring of complaints from women about mistreatment in the workplace has included numerous accounts of being ignored, stymied or retaliated against by human resources units — accounts that portray them as part of the problem, not the solution.

    "Sexual Harassment Cases Show the Ineffectiveness of Going to HR" is from the December 12, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and Julie Creswell and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Verizon Workers Strike on East Coast after Deadline Passes

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Verizon Workers Strike on East Coast after Deadline Passes" is from the April 13, 2016 US section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Studies Find Higher Minimum Wage May Have Losers

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 7 mins
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    A growing number of economists have found that many cities and states have considerable room to raise the minimum wage before employers meaningfully cut back on hiring.

    But that conclusion may gloss over some significant responses to minimum-wage increases by individual employers, according to two new studies.

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    • Boeing Workers Reject a Union in South Carolina

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Union organizers fell short Wednesday in a bid to enlist workers at Boeing’s South Carolina facilities in what was widely viewed as an early test of labor’s strength in the Trump era.

    "Boeing Workers Reject a Union in South Carolina" is from the February 15, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Eyeing the Trump Voter, ‘Fight for $15’ Shifts Its Focus

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 8 mins
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    "Eyeing the Trump Voter, ‘Fight for $15’ Shifts Its Focus" is from the November 29, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • Verizon and Unions Reach Accord to End Strike, US Says

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Barbara Benjamin-Creel
    • Length: 2 mins
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    "Verizon and Unions Reach Accord to End Strike, US Says" is from the May 27, 2016, Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.

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    • The Escape Artists

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Michael Kramer
    • Length: 9 hrs and 46 mins
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    Deeply sourced within Obama's economic team, Noam Scheiber is uniquely qualified to profile the squad of elite administration insiders who have set and managed the president's economic policies from before the start of his term in office, through the crisis, and into our current prolonged recovery. These are people we know - or think we know: Obama, Geithner, Summers, Orszag, and a host of others.

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    • Why Pay Is Lagging in a Tight Job Market

    • By: Noam Scheiber, Patricia Cohen, and Ben Casselman
    • Narrated by: Mike DelGaudio
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Overall, average hourly earnings were only 2.5 percent higher in December than a year earlier, barely outpacing inflation. It is part of a stubborn pattern that is one of the mysteries of a recovery now in its ninth year.

    "Why Pay Is Lagging in a Tight Job Market" is from the February 01, 2018 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber, Patricia Cohen, and Ben Casselman and narrated by Mike DelGaudio.

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    • For Young Rebels, Early Innovation Can Be a Path to Ethical Indiscretion

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Mike DelGaudio
    • Length: 8 mins
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    Rare is the gifted teenager who is not bored in high school. Yet few have signaled their boredom as extravagantly as Martin Shkreli, the pharmaceutical company founder who was sent to jail Wednesday to await sentencing for a fraud conviction.

    "For Young Rebels, Early Innovation Can Be a Path to Ethical Indiscretion" is from the September 14, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Mike DelGaudio.

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    • Are Uber Drivers Irrational? Some Economists Think So

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 7 mins
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    "Are Uber Drivers Irrational? Some Economists Think So" is from the September 04, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • How Uber Uses Psychological Tricks to Push Its Drivers’ Buttons

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 9 mins
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    Employing hundreds of social scientists and data scientists, Uber has experimented with video game techniques, graphics and noncash rewards of little value that can prod drivers into working longer and harder — and sometimes at hours and locations that are less lucrative for them.

    "How Uber Uses Psychological Tricks to Push Its Drivers’ Buttons" is from the April 02, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • Amazon’s Jobs Fair Sends Clear Message: Now Hiring Thousands

    • By: Noam Scheiber, Nick Wingfield
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Brandon Williams arrived at an Amazon fulfillment center here, about an hour outside Chicago, around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, one of thousands across the country who turned up for the company’s first Jobs Day. While he appeared to wilt slightly during the five hours he waited before being summoned for a tour, his enthusiasm did not wane.

    "Amazon’s Jobs Fair Sends Clear Message: Now Hiring Thousands" is from the August 03, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and Nick Wingfield and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Trump’s Inroads in Union Ranks Have Labor Leaders Scrambling

    • By: Noam Scheiber, Maggie Haberman, Glenn Thrush
    • Narrated by: Mike DelGaudio
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    Donald Trump redrew the electoral map with his rousing economic nationalism and evocation of a lost industrial age. It was a message that drew many union members to his cause. And now it is upending the alliances and tactics of the labor movement itself.

    "Trump’s Inroads in Union Ranks Have Labor Leaders Scrambling" is from the February 17, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber, Maggie Haberman and Glenn Thrush and narrated by Mike DelGaudio.

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    • Study Using Fake Job Letters Exposes Bias Against Disabled

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Study Using Fake Job Letters Exposes Bias Against Disabled" is from the November 03, 2015 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • At Trader Joe’s, Good Cheer May Hide Complaints

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 8 mins
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    "At Trader Joe’s, Good Cheer May Hide Complaints" is from the November 3, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • Verizon Reaches Tentative Deal with Unions to End Strike

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Verizon Reaches Tentative Deal with Unions to End Strike" is from the May 30, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Two Unions Set Strike Deadline for 36,000 Verizon Workers

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Two Unions Set Strike Deadline for 36,000 Verizon Workers" is from the April 11, 2016 US section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • When Helicopter Parents Hover Even at Work

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 9 mins
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    When the cameras start rolling Thursday night at Barclays Center, scene of the National Basketball Association draft, one of the biggest stories won’t be a player, but a parent: LaVar Ball, father of UCLA phenom Lonzo Ball, who is projected to be among the top five picks.

    "When Helicopter Parents Hover Even at Work" is from the June 22, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • New York City Considers New Pay Rules for Uber Drivers

    • By: Emma G. Fitzsimmons, Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 9 mins
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    New York City’s taxi commission is considering new pay rules for drivers for Uber and other ride-hailing apps — a move that would make it the first major U.S. city to regulate driver pay rates amid growing complaints about low wages in the industry.

    "New York City Considers New Pay Rules for Uber Drivers" is from the July 02, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Emma G. Fitzsimmons and Noam Scheiber and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Deadline in McDonald’s Labor Case That Could Affect Millions

    • By: Noam Scheiber
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    The Trump appointee charged with enforcing federal labor rights is scrambling to head off a court ruling in a case against McDonald’s that could redefine the accountability of companies for the labor practices of their franchisees.

    "Deadline in McDonald’s Labor Case That Could Affect Millions" is from the March 19, 2018 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Noam Scheiber and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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