TITLE

The Effects of Collective Bargaining on Public School Teachers' Salaries

AUTHOR(S)
Baird, Robert N.; Landon, John H.
PUB. DATE
April 1972
SOURCE
ILR Review;Apr72, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p410
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
This article comments on studies concerning collective bargaining and the salaries of public school teachers. The study by Hirschel Kasper, which concluded that unionization has no impact on teacher salaries, is criticized for its research methods. The study by Robert Thornton, which reached the opposite conclusion, is noted for its appropriate specification of principal variables, but criticized for its lack of generality. The hypothesis that Kasper presents is that the average salary level relates positively to the level of organization.
ACCESSION #
4462302

 

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