Foreign Labor Briefs

May 1971
Monthly Labor Review;May71, Vol. 94 Issue 5, p62
Academic Journal
Presents news briefs concerning the labor market as of May 1971. Increase of work stoppages in Great Britain; Polish Government's decision to abandonment a plan of revising the wage system for blue-collar workers and the bonus system for white-collar workers.


Related Articles

  • �in brief.  // Personnel Today;2/12/2002, p3 

    Reports developments related to the status of the employees in Great Britain. Improvement on the workload of the employees; Rearrangement of strike dates; Plan on the increase of employees fee.

  • Workers strike over scheme.  // Money Marketing;10/17/2002, p9 

    Reports on the industrial action of workers to defend final-salary schemes in Great Britain.

  • In brief.  // Public Finance;2/7/2003, p10 

    Reports developments in the public finance sector in Great Britain as of February 2003. Demands of train drivers for a national framework for pay; Information on the strike action of the Association of University Teachers in London, England; Investigation of the case of the Leicester hospital...

  • Commuter chaos lies ahead as rail strikes planned.  // Personnel Today;1/15/2002, p2 

    Reports the rail strikes of train personnel in Great Britain. Demand to increase the wages of train personnel; Number of personnel joining the strike; Plan of the union members to held a four day industrial action.

  • …in brief.  // Personnel Today;4/23/2002, p3 

    Reports human resource developments in Great Britain as of April 2002. Request of the Fire Brigades Union for wage increase; Threat of strike action by the union members of T&G; Decline of unemployment levels.

  • Striking statistics reveal extent of worker unrest.  // Personnel Today;11/18/2008, p3 

    The article presents statistics on the number of people taking part in strikes in Great Britain, the number of workers involved in labour disputes, and number of working days lost to stoppages.

  • Grinding Britain to a Standstill. Saperstein, S. // Harvard International Review;Feb1979, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p14 

    The article reports on the strikes for higher wages by British workers in Great Britain as of February 1979. Almost 150,000 factory workers discontinue working because of subsequent shortages in food, medicine, and raw materials. A million and a half municipal workers walked out to support wage...

  • INDUSTRIAL LOW POINTS 2001.  // Truck & Driver;Feb2002, p8 

    Highlights the industrial relations problems affecting the trucking industry in Great Britain in 2001. Prevalence of a series of one-day strikes; Conflict between Wincanton Logistics management and truck drivers for differing pay structure at regional depots; Disruption in the oil sector.

  • HR GAUGE.  // People Management;6/26/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 13, p10 

    The article focuses on various issues related to human resources (HR) management in Great Britain. According to the Office for National Statistics, 1.04 working days were lost to strikes in 2007. In the June 2008 issue of "Spectator Business," Northern Rock Chief Executive Ron Sandler explains...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics