Workers Compensation

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: 19.656; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

This seminar will review 1) the history of workers' compensation in the United States, 2) the basic outline of current workers' compensation systems, 3) leading issues in workers' compensation reform efforts, 4) the effectiveness of workers' compensation in dealing with occupational disease as well as injuries, 5) the interface between workers' compensation and health care reform. Cross-national experience will also be examined.

Prerequisites & Notes

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  • Credits: 3;

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