LERA 20th Annual PhD Student Consortium

Who is an Employee Today? The Shape and Boundaries of Employment Relationships in the New Economy

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 8 – 11:30 am
Baltimore Hilton, room TBD
(Held in Conjunction with the LERA 70th Annual Meeting, June 14-17, 2018)


Sponsored by contributions from:

20th PhD Student Consortium Co-Chairs:

 Duanyi Yang  

Duanyi Yang,

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Brandon Grant,

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Alexander Kowalski,

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Yao Yao,

University of Toronto

Brief Abstract

2018 LERA PhD Student Consortium Agenda

  • 8:00 – 8:30 am, Breakfast and Introductions
  • Fill in please
  • 11:45 am - 1:45 pm, LERA Presidential Luncheon - tables reserved for LERA PhD Students


Please RSVP for the conference to Duanyi Yang at yduanyi@gmail.com. You will also have the opportunity to RSVP to this event at the time that you register for the LERA 70th Annual Meeting, June 14-17, 2018, in Baltimore, MD.

The registration fee includes a badge that will provide access to both the PhD Student Consortium and to the entire 4 days of LERA meetings being held June 14-17, 2018. Depending on fundraising, students attending the Consortium may be reimbursed all or a portion of the early-bird student rate ($125) for their meeting registration fees following the conference. You will need to be present at the consortium and sign-in, and following the conference, checks will mailed to the address you list when you sign-in.