TITLE

Gouged in NY: Javits racket par for course

AUTHOR(S)
Grant, Peter
PUB. DATE
March 1995
SOURCE
Crain's New York Business;3/27/95, Vol. 11 Issue 13, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on findings from government scrutiny that exhibitors at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City are regularly gouged by abusive union practices, corrupt officials and mob influence. Payment of astronomical fees for simple construction or electrical jobs; Conflict of construction unions; Transfer of trade shows and conventions to other cities due to high costs from abusive labor practices.
ACCESSION #
9504112383

 

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