Emerging labor market institutions for the twenty-first century / edited by Richard B. Freeman, Joni Hersch, and Lawrence Mishel.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Chicago : Univeristy of Chicago Press, 2005.
Description
ix, 327 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Series
National Bureau of Economic Research conference report [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents
Individual rights and collective agents: the role of old and new workplace institutions in the regulation of labor markets / David Weil -- White hats or Don Quixotes? human rights vigilantes in the global economy / Kimberly Ann Elliott; Richard B. Freemen -- The living wage movement: what is it, why is it, and what's known about its impact? Jared Bernstein -- The role and functioning of public-interest legal organizations in the enforcement of the employment laws / Christine Jolls -- Unionization of professional and technical workers: the labor market and institutional transformation / Richard W. Hurd, John Binge -- A workers' lobby to provide portable benefits / Joni Hersch -- A submerging labor market institution? unions and the nonwage aspects of work / Thomas C. Buchmueller, John E. DiNardo, Robert G. Valletta -- Union participation in strategic decisions of corporations / Eileen Appelbaum, Larry W. Hunter -- Development intermediaries and the training of low-wage workers / Lisa M. Lynch.
ISBN
0226261573 (alk. paper)
LCCN
2004055330
OCLC
55887278
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