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Author Serrano, Melisa

Title Trade Unions and the Global Crisis : Labour's visions, strategies and responses
Published Geneva : International Labour Office, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (304 pages)
Contents Cover; Foreword; Contents; Tables; Figures; Preface; Notes on contributors; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; Part I Advancing Alternative Narratives and Challenging Mainstream Discourses; Part II Responses to the crisis: developing international strategies; Part III Responses to the crisis: national and local perspectives; Index
Summary If the recent global economic crisis has debilitated labour in many parts of the world, many segments of the trade union movement have been fighting back, combining traditional and innovative strategies and articulating alternatives to the dominant political and economic models. Trade Unions and the Global Crisis offers a composite overview of the responses of trade unions and other workers' organizations to neoliberal globalization in general and to the recent financial crisis in particular
Analysis Economic recession -- Workers rights
Labour relations -- Developed countries -- Economic development
Trade unions -- Developing countries -- Collective bargaining
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009.
Industrial relations.
Labor unions.
Form Electronic book
Author Fichter, Michael, 1946-
Xhafa, Edlira.
ISBN 9221249263