Research Institute

The LEARN Research Institute (LRI) is a think tank that consolidates labor intellectuals, progressive activists, academics, and researchers to support the SMU actors by undertaking theoretical as well as applied research to enrich the development of labor’s alternative and serve as training ground for labor intellectuals. The LRI focuses on the following research areas:

  • Labor movement
  • Organizing and collective bargaining
  • Economic and labor policies
  • Data analysis and forecasting
  • Women and gender, young workers, solidarity economy