TITLE

EU switches priorities on EWC debate

AUTHOR(S)
Walsh, Jennie
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
People Management;03/05/98, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the European Commission has decided to shift its focus on establishing legislation governing the status of fixed-term contract employees. Employer organizations' failure to join talks regarding the provisions of national works councils as the main reason for the Commission's decision.
ACCESSION #
369726

 

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