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This book reports on and offers analysis of a wide ranges of issues related to workers' compensation including administration, state reforms, costs, and reforms.


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Download 1. The Status and Direction of Workers' Compensation: An Introduction to Current Issues / James R. Chelius (195 KB)

Download 2. The Minnesota Experience with Workers' Compensation Reform / Steve Keefe (356 KB)

Download 3. The 1982 Changes in California / Alan Tebb (160 KB)

Download 4. Two Rounds of Workers' Compensation Reform in Michigan / H. Allan Hunt (334 KB)

Download 5. The Politics of Workers' Compensation Reform / John H. Lewis (267 KB)

Download 6. Discussion of Papers on Recent State Reforms / Michael Staten (89 KB)

Download 7. Interstate Variations in the Employers' Costs of Workers' Compensation, with Particular Reference to Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York / John F. Burton, Jr. and Alan B. Krueger (1.1 MB)

Download 8. Workers' Compensation Insurance Rates: Their Determination and Regulation / C. Arthur Williams, Jr. (382 KB)

Download 9. The Administration of Workers' Compensation / Monroe Berkowitz (220 KB)

Download 10. Nominal Costs, Nominal Prices, and Nominal Profits / John D. Worrall (103 KB)

Download 11. Federal Occupational Disease Legislation: A Current Review / Donald Elisburg (340 KB)

Download 12. Issues in Asbestos Disease Compensation / Donald L. Spatz (315 KB)

Download 13. Problems in Occupational Disease Compensation / Leslie I. Boden (182 KB)

Download 14. On Efforts to Reform Workers' Compensation for Occupational Diseases / Peter S. Barth (284 KB)

Download 15. Accident Compensation as a Factor Influencing Managerial Perceptions and Behavior in New Zealand / Barbara McIntosh (321 KB)


Rutgers University. Institute of Management and Labor Relations


9780880990363 (pbk.) ; 9780880995443 (ebook)

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UNEMPLOYMENT, DISABILITY, and INCOME SUPPORT PROGRAMS; Workers compensation and disability

Current Issues in Workers' Compensation




Chelius, James, ed. 1986. Current Issues in Workers' Compensation. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.

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