Joshua Murray

Josh Murray is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Vanderbilt University. Before joining Vanderbilt University in 2012, he received his PhD in Sociology from the State University of New York Stony Brook. Murray's research focuses on corporate elites and class conflict. He and coauthor Michael Schwartz recently published Wrecked: How the American Automobile Industry Destroyed Its Capacity to Compete.

Recent blog posts by this author

Why the United Auto Workers GM Strike Is Headed for Failure

The United Auto Workers union has a long history of successful strikes against General Motors. The most famous example is the 1936 to 1937 Flint strike that resulted in higher wages and the union being recognized for the first time as the sole...