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The economic analysis of unions

new approaches and evidence

by Hirsch, Barry T.

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Published by Allen & Unwin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Labor unions -- United States.,
    • Wages -- United States.,
    • Cost and standard of living -- United States.,
    • Industrial relations -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBarry T. Hirsch, John T. Addison.
      ContributionsAddison, John T.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6508 .H48 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 337 p. ;
      Number of Pages337
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2537772M
      ISBN 100043310974, 0043310982
      LC Control Number85018690

        In other words, the economic evidence shows that unions and union membership—not “right-to-work” laws—are what are conducive to broad economic growth. 6. Unions strengthen businesses and. Economic and Social Impacts of Trade Unions Canadian Labour Congress March Page 3 Most unions form part of democratic labour movements at the national and international level, fighting for better wages and better working conditions, as well as for democratic and human rights, and better social programs for all workers.

      Project economic analysis plays an important role in ensuring that the mandate of the Charter is met. To ensure consistency in the approach to project economic analysis and to assist ADB staff and consultants with methodology, ADB issues guidelines for the conduct of project economic analysis. Such guidelines were last issued in that unions (being economic "special interests") are less legitimate than elected governments. This article argues that unions are valuable parts of civil society and are morally legitimate as economic and political actors. Indeed, it would be desirable to ease certain obstacles to union .

      In , Harvard economists Richard B. Freeman and James L. Medoff published a book called What Do Unions Do? It is an extensive (page) quantitative analysis of the wage and nonwage effects of trade unions. Their conclusion: On balance, unionization appears to improve rather than to harm the social and economic system. (Page 19). The title of this book is misleading. It is a book about economics and economic theory, but not about economic analyses, or econometrics. My rating on comprehensiveness is referring directly to the lack of applied econometric and economic analysis material as you would find in a text as by Stock and Watson, or Angrist, et al.


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