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By Gary Chaison

ISBN-10: 1493904876

ISBN-13: 9781493904877

Globalization is often defined in exchange and cultural phrases yet its effect on unions and collective bargaining is seldom assessed. The few reports of unions and globalization are ordinarily collections of instances reports of the way unions can interact or with different alliance companions to protect opposed to the facility of establishment agencies. This e-book is going past the present examine through asking how unions have attempted to accommodate globalization and the way globalization may threaten the elemental union challenge of taking wages, hours and prerequisites of employment out of pageant. The introductory bankruptcy defines globalization and makes use of the case of the Detroit 3 automakers (GM, Chrysler and Ford) to teach how globalization can impact employment and union measurement, impact and relevancy. the second one bankruptcy indicates how unions deal globalization via collective bargaining relating to outsourcing, alliances, moves and political motion, together with lobbying and overseas paintings standards. The ultimate bankruptcy argues that the unions can't proceed unchanged during this age of globalization and asks what they have to do to be powerful and relevant.

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