This group of essays offers a detailed look at the problems, choices and future of industrial relations.
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Download 2. Bargaining Realities: Responding to a Changing World / Sharon P. Smith (278 KB)
Download 3. Innovation or Confrontation: Alternative Directions for American Industrial Relations / Thomas A. Kochan and Joel Cutcher-Gershenfeld (616 KB)
Download 4. Organized Labor's Political Agenda: An Economist's Evaluation / George E. Johnson (518 KB)
Download 5. The Promise of Profit Sharing / Martin L. Weitzman (333 KB)
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Papers presented during the 24th annual lecture-seminar series conducted by the Department of Economics at Western Michigan University
Financial support provided by the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research and the College of Arts and Sciences of Western Michigan University
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LABOR MARKET ISSUES; Employment relationships; Unions and collective bargaining
Huang, Wei-Chiao, ed. 1989. Organized Labor at the Crossroads. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. https://doi.org/10.17848/9780880995412
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