Lewis, Len
February 2001
Progressive Grocer;Feb2001, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p18
Trade Publication
Forecasts the status of labor relations in the United States in 2001. Trends in labor management; Focus on the increase in the flexibility in how employees use labor; Trends in union membership. INSET: New deal bargaining.


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