Labor & Industrial Relations

Bananeras: Women Transforming the Banana Unions of Latin

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Smith also delved into the dynamics of the labor market, wealth accumulation, and productivity growth. It was with this growing sense of anxiety that middle-class observers greeted the efforts of George Pullman in Chicago. Like globalization, which technology engenders, technological innovation solves some problems but causes others. On Thursday, two of Trump's top advisers, University of California–Irvine economist Peter Navarro and billionaire financier Wilbur Ross, appeared at Washington's...

Employee Representation: Alternatives and Future Directions

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By Douglas Kruse and Lisa Schur. “Does the Definition Affect the Outcome? Media portrayals of unions refute stereotypes that unions are corrupt, motivated by greed, and protect mostly unproductive and poor employees. The Service shall be under the direction of a Federal Mediation and Conciliation Director (hereinafter referred to as the "Director"), who shall be appointed by the President by and with the advice and consent of the Senate. It specifically examines wage determination, industrial relations legislation and current job security laws....

Unions For Beginners

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Sec. 10. [§ 160.] (a) [Powers of Board generally] The Board is empowered, as hereinafter provided, to prevent any person from engaging in any unfair labor practice (listed in section 8 [section 158 of this title]) affecting commerce. In addition, the disciplinary areas that contribute to industrial relations often have their own terms that refer to industrial relations but which also may include additional related subjects within the discipline. This course presents a selection of applications and advanced topics that build on the material covered in the Econ 109.

The Struggle for the Breeches: Gender and the Making of the

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The new auditorium has been used by visiting orchestras and dance companies, which previously had no place to perform in the county. Designed to teach how to apply economics to the real world, with examples and case studies from Southeast Asian economies. An employee of Arkwright's spinning mills, Slater came to the United States in 1789. The School of LER faculty has an extensive range of expertise in fields such as employment and labor law, international human resources and employment relations, organizational behavior, and workforce diversity.

The "Guardian" Guide to Careers

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The power of labor unions rests in their two main tools of influence: restricting labor supply and increasing labor demand. If we use growth in per capita income as the defining characteristic of the industrial revolution, then it is clear from Figure 3 that the revolution did not begin before the late 18th century. They may have undergraduate degrees in psychology, business, sociology, history, political science, communications, engineering, and many other fields.

Towards a Chinese Conception of Social Support: A Study of

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In contrast to the story told by free-market advocates, the union activists asserted that they had been dispossessed, which they cast as a threat to the United States as a Republic because it stripped them of their rights and independence as free white male citizens. Case Studies of HRM Practices and Programs in Early American Industry. A proliferation of financial goods and services and an increasing focus on short-term financial performance measures largely dominated developed economies' development for more than three decades.

AlabamaNorth: African-American Migrants, Community, and

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By Joseph Blasi, Michael Conte, and Douglas Kruse. “Employee Ownership Through 401(k) Plans: The NCEO-Rutgers University Study,” Journal of Employee Ownership Law and Finance, Vol 8, No. 4, Fall 1996, pp. 13-32. Unions are considered to be special interest groups. Unions maintained their strength at just under one-third of the labor force until about 1960. Peter Berg is a professor of employment relations at the School of Human Resources and Labor Relations at Michigan State University.

Class and Labor in Iran: Did the Revolution Matter? (Modern

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In fact, wages and salaries are a very big part of their overall costs, maybe as much as 80% in many industries in the past, and still above 50% in most industries today, although there is variation. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 2012, 288 pp., ISBN: 978 0 8014 5121 8, $69.95, hardback 390-392 Statutory Regulation and Employment Relations: The Impact of Statutory Trade Union Recognition, by Sian Moore, Sonia McKay and Sarah Veale.

The Black Worker: Race, Labor, and Civil Rights Since

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For assistance in placing a permission request, Copyright Clearance Center can be connected directly via phone: +1-855-239-3415, fax: +1-978-646-8600, or e-mail: info@copyright.com. Berg has served as an executive board member of the Labor and Employment Relations Association (LERA) and is currently a member of the Industry Studies Association board of directors. How are unauthorized strikes to be evaluated? The relationships employers and workers have with the organizations are formed to promote their respective interests, and the relations between those organizations, at all levels.

Homestead. A complete history of the struggle of July, 1892,

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Next, I will turn to the economic history of the world up to about 1750 or 1800, in other words, the economic history known to Adam Smith, David Ricardo and the other thinkers who have helped us form our vision of how the world works. Elementary demand-and-supply theory predicts equilibrium but not the speed of adjustment for changes of equilibrium due to a shift in demand or supply. It is safe to say that at least 80 percent of the work in effective negotiations is away from the bargaining table.