British-Dutch labour history
- 30. Work stoppages involving 1,000 workers or more. // Monthly Labor Review;May91, Vol. 114 Issue 5, p81
Presents data on work stoppages involving 1,000 workers or more in the U.S., compiled as of May 1991. Number of stoppages; Workers involved; Days idle.
- Decrease in major work stoppages in 2001. // Compensation & Working Conditions;Mar2002, pN.PAG
Reports on the decreased work stoppages in the U.S. in 2002. Total number of work stoppages in the private sector; Definition of major work stoppages.
- A world at work. // U.S. News & World Report;4/22/96, Vol. 120 Issue 16, p18
Reports that according to data from the Paris-based Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, strikes have declined throughout the industrialized world to their lowest level since the end of World War II. Listing of how countries rank in average annual working days lost per 1,000...
- Where Workers Go on Strike. // National Driller;Mar2007, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p26
A list of top ten countries who obtain the highest workers strike is presented. Iceland ranks the number one place followed by Spain, Canada, Denmark, Italy, Finland, Norway, Ireland, Australia, Austria and United States. According to the author, the ranking is based on the assessment of 1,000...
- 'Total Economy' Measure of Strike Idleness. Fullerton, Howard N. // Monthly Labor Review;Oct68, Vol. 91 Issue 10, p54
Evaluates measures used to assess the trend of idleness caused by work stoppages over a long period. Characteristics of a total economy measure strike idleness; history of the measure.
- Work Is Not a Four-Letter Word. // Time;8/22/1969, Vol. 94 Issue 8, p91
The article reports on the low number of labor strikes demonstrated by the workers in West Germany.
- What's Behind the Strife? Verespej, Michael A. // Industry Week/IW;02/01/99, Vol. 248 Issue 3, p58
Focuses on the increase in strikes, lockouts and other labor-related confrontations in various companies. Companies that experienced strikes and lockouts; Reason behind the resurgence in activism from organized labor; Reasons for the increase in confrontations.
- Burn Your Big Screen. Karr, Jeff // Motorcyclist;Feb2011, Issue 1365, p98
The article reports on the threat of the International Umbrella/Trophy Girl Union to stage a strike in the 2011 racing season after a champagne-hosing incident in the previous season left a trophy girl sodden with a partially dislodged contact lens.
- New general strike against austerity. Mallen, Tom // Green Left Weekly;7/14/2010, Issue 844, p16
The article reports on the sixth general strikes made by Greek workers on July 8, 2010 in Athens and Thessaloniki against austerity.