TITLE

Labor Needs To Act To Stay Relevant

AUTHOR(S)
Cockshaw, Peter A.
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;3/12/2007, Vol. 258 Issue 10, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the declining state of union construction in the U.S. He said that the reasons for construction unions' failing fortunes is the competitive bind signatories face when competing against stiff open-shop competition, and the inability of signatories to use coordinated work forces. He said that cost-effective contract changes and changes in worker attitude represent a winning attitude that must be adopted.
ACCESSION #
24456219

 

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