TITLE

COALITION BARGAINING & STRIKE ACTIVITY IN THE ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT INDUSTRY 1950-1974

AUTHOR(S)
McLean, Robert A.
PUB. DATE
April 1977
SOURCE
Industrial & Labor Relations Review;Apr77, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p356
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Some critics of coalition bargaining have predicted that it will lead to an increase in strike activity. This study tests that claim through an analysis of strike activity in the electrical equipment industry before and after 1966, when coalition bargaining was initiated at General Electric and Westinghouse. The author concludes that strike activity has indeed increased in that industry since 1966 but for reasons other than the introduction of coalition bargaining.
ACCESSION #
4454779

 

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