Friday November 18, 2016 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM EST
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NYU School of Law 
Snow Dining Room, Vanderbilt Hall, 4th Floor
40 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012

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Allison Schifini, Esq. 
Center for Labor and Employment Law 

The End of Work and 
the Case for Universal Basic Income?

We invite you to join a breakfast featuring one of the leading voices on issues confronting American workers today: ANDY STERN, Former President of the 2.2 million-member Service Employees International Union (SEIU)the largest union of health care, hospital, nursing home, home care, janitors, security officers, child care, food service, and state workers in North America.

Author of Raising the Floor: How a Universal Basic Income Can Renew Our Economy and Rebuild the American Dream (PublicAffairs Books 2016), and of A Country That Works (FreePress).


Andy Stern was a member of the Simpson-Bowles Commission, Presidential appointee to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations U.S. Trade and Investment Policy Task Force. He has been a prominent leader in the national healthcare debate. Stern is currently a Senior Fellow at Columbia University's Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy and a Board member of the Broad Foundation.

Welcoming remarks by Ronald Shechtman, Managing Partner, Pryor Cashman LLP

Question & Answers moderated by Paul Salvatore, Partner, Proskauer Rose LLP

Hosted by the Center for Labor and Employment Law
Faculty Director, Prof. Samuel Estreicher, NYU School of Law

Response to Raising the Floor:
Technology will replace so many good jobs that Americans won't have enough purchasing power to keep the economy going without an economic floor to stand on. I urge you to read Andy Stern's provocative and compelling book." - Robert B. Reich, Former U.S. Secretary of Labor under the Clinton Administration

Join NYU's Center for Labor and Employment Law to discuss the bold proposition of UBI and its implications for workers as well as for labor and employment law.

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