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economics of trade unions

Albert Rees

economics of trade unions

by Albert Rees

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Published by James Nisbet, Cambridge University Press in Welwyn, Cambridge .
Written in English


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StatementAlbert Rees.
SeriesCambridge economic handbooks
The Physical Object
Pagination210p.,ill.,20cm
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21857959M

  Offering a comprehensive account of the role of trade unions in Asia today, this book, put together by two editors who have published extensively in the areas of business and economics in Asia, covers all the important Asian economies: both developed and a Pages: Trade union, also called labor union, an association of workers in a particular trade, industry, or company created for the purpose of securing improvements in pay, benefits, working conditions, or social and political status through collective bargaining. Read more about trade unions in this article.

An important characteristic of the labour market in industrialised countries is the existence of trade unions as organisations of sellers of labour. Trade unions are complex institutions, which can be analysed from social and political as well as economic viewpoints, but in this chapter we concentrate exclusively on the economic analysis of Author: David Sapsford, Zafiris Tzannatos.   In-text: (Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies, ) Your Bibliography: Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies, ICTWSS: Database On Institutional Characteristics Of Trade Unions, Wage Setting, State Intervention And Social Pacts In 34 Countries Between And

The book begins with a discussion of trade union organization in Britain. This is followed by separate chapters on the legal aspects of trade unions; achievements and purpose of trade unionism; the need for a national trade union center; and the election and selection of officers. The Economics of Trade Unions offers the first comprehensive review, analysis and evaluation of the empirical literature on the microeconomic effects of trade unions using the tools of meta-regression analysis to identify and quantify the economic impact of trade unions, as well as to correct research design faults, the effects of selection Brand: Taylor And Francis.


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This book analyses the crucial features of unionised labour markets. The models in the book refer to labour contracts between unions and management, but the method of analysis is also applicable to non-union labour markets where workers have some market power.

In this book, Alison Booth, a researcher in the field, emphasises the connection between theoretical and empirical approaches to 5/5(2). The models in the book refer economics of trade unions book labour contracts between unions and management, but the method of analysis is also applicable to non-union labour markets where workers have some market power.

The Economics of Trade Unions Only 2 left in stock - order soon. In this third edition of his highly acclaimed and influential study, Albert Rees updates his material to reflect the major changes in the labor scene occurring during the s and s. New to this edition is a chapter on the decline of private sector unions, and other chapters 5/5(1).

The book The Economics of Trade Unions, Albert Rees is published by University of Chicago Press. The Economics of Trade Unions, Rees All Chicago e-books are on sale at 30% off with the code EBOOK   The Economics of Trade Unions offers the first comprehensive review, analysis and evaluation of the empirical literature on the microeconomic effects of trade unions using the tools of meta-regression analysis to identify and quantify the economic impact of trade unions, as well as to correct research design faults, the effects of selection Pages: Book Description.

Richard B. Freeman and James L. Medoff’s now classic book What Do Unions Do?stimulated an enormous theoretical and empirical literature on the economic impact of trade unions.

Trade unions continue to be a significant feature of many labor markets, particularly in developing countries, and issues of labor market regulations and labor institutions remain critically Cited by: 3.

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In this book, Alison Booth, a researcher in the field, emphasises the connection between theoretical and empirical approaches to studying unionised labour.

The crisis in trade unionism is now a prevailing concern in the United States, as well as in Europe. Its main symptom is, of course, the decrease in union membership. Still, other, less observable elements account for the concern, namely the obsolescence of discourse, the decrease of militant. ISBN: OCLC Number: Performer(s): ISBN Pbk, \ Description: ix, pages ; 21 cm.

The economics of trade unions. [Albert Rees] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Albert Rees. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. After the Trade Union Act ofBritish labor unions were guaranteed legal recognition, although it required the laws of and to assure their status.

In the latter part of the 19th cent. the socialist movement made headway among trade unionists, and James Keir Hardie induced () the trade unions to join forces with the socialists. The paper concluded that disunity and politicization of trade union are major obstacles for the development of strong and stable trade unions which is an integral part of cordial industrial relations.

What we know about trade unions has changed over the years. We can now more accurately assess the effects of union action, especially with regard to labor market, wages, and productivity.

This book adds to the assessment by integrating the new theories of organizations, contracts, and property rights. Book Review: The Economics of Trade Unions: A Study of a Research Field and Its Findings by Hristos Doucouliagos, Richard B. Freeman, and Patrice Laroche John T. Addison ILR Review 1, Author: John T.

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The economics of trade unions by Albert Rees,University of Chicago Press edition, in English - 3rd by: In terms of economic practice, this meant promoting the interests of successful businessmen while destroying trade unions and other organizations of the working class.

Fascist governments declared the trade union movement illegal and replaced it with labor organizations under the direct control of the government, which ensured that workers.

The Economics of Trade Unions offers the first comprehensive review, analysis and evaluation of the empirical literature on the microeconomic effects of trade unions using the tools of meta-regression analysis to identify and quantify the economic impact of trade unions, as well as to correct research design faults, the effects of selection Cited by: 3.

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.

The Economics of Trade Unions offers the first comprehensive review, analysis and evaluation of the empirical literature on the microeconomic effects of trade unions using the tools of meta-regression analysis to identify and quantify the economic impact of trade unions, as well as to correct research design faults, the effects of selection.

DOI link for The Economics of Trade Unions. The Economics of Trade Unions book. A Study of a Research Field and Its Findings. By Hristos Doucouliagos, Richard B. Freeman, Patrice Laroche. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 17 February Pub. location London.Book Description.

This book features original research underpinned with theory drawn from economics, organization theory, history and social psychology. The authors deliver a comprehensive analysis of trade unions’ prospects in the new millennium as well as case studies which deal with topical issues such as.

The Economics of Trade Unions offers the first comprehensive review, analysis and evaluation of the empirical literature on the microeconomic effects of trade unions using the tools of meta-regression analysis to identify and quantify the economic impact of trade unions, as well as to correct research design faults, the effects of selection.