Essays about: "union-wage premium"

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  1. 1. Punching Out? An Analysis of the Changing Impact of Strikes in the post-WWII US Automotive Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Dominic Mealy; [2016]
    Keywords : strikes; unions; UAW; union-wage premium; labor-capital accord; auto; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Drawing on a range of previously unused data to construct a data series of practically every strike in the US automotive industry from 1946-2002, this paper examines the changing relationship between strikes and wage determination in the post-war period. Drawing on the historical concept of the ‘labour-capital accord’ this study undertakes analysis on two sub-periods, 1946-1981 and 1982-2002. READ MORE