Economy adds uncertainty to labor talks

Dawson, Brad
January 2009
Rubber & Plastics News;1/26/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 13, p10
Trade Publication
The article presents information and comments on possible issues to incur in talks between the United Steelworkers of America (USW), and world's largest tire makers. Ron Hoover of USW, says the economy probably will complicate talks if things don't improve. David Meyer, associate professor at the University of Akron's College of Business Administration, believes there will be a call for some concessions in the upcoming master contracts, due to the state of the industry and the economy.


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