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Labor markets under trade unionism

John H. Pencavel

Labor markets under trade unionism

employment, wages, and hours

by John H. Pencavel

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Published by B. Blackwell in Oxford, UK, Cambridge, USA .
Written in English

  • Labor market,
  • Hours of labor,
  • Wages,
  • Labor unions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-209) and index.

    StatementJohn Pencavel.
    LC ClassificationsHD5707 .P45 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 217 p. :
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1883506M
    ISBN 101557860777
    LC Control Number90044349

      Source: Victor G. Devinatz, Labor Law Journal, Vol. 62 no. 1, Spring (subscription required) Because of this significant decrease in private sector union density, in “Competition in the Global Workplace: The Role of Law in Economic Markets: Trade Unions Under Globalization: The Demise of Voluntarism?” distinguished labor law scholar Samuel . Trade Unions are organisations of workers that seek through collective bargaining with employers to protect and improve the real incomes of their members, provide job security, protect workers against unfair dismissal and provide a range of other work-related services including support for people claiming compensation for injuries sustained in a job.

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The buyers of labor in unionized industries have been compelled by law to depart from the "labor auction" in which 75 per cent of American workers are offering their services to the highest bidder.

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