Cover of: What do unions do? | Richard B. Freeman

About the Book

Although it is now over three decades old, it would be hard to overstate the importance of this book to scholarship regarding the role of labor unions in the U.S. Utilizing sophisticated analytical techniques, the authors rigorously asses the costs and benefits of labor unions. They conclude that they have a net positive social benefit. All academic research on the role of labor unions since the publication of this book has had to take its methods and conclusions seriously. It is an essential starting point for serious research on labor unions in the U.S.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
331.88/0973
Library of Congress
HD6508 .F73 1984

The Physical Object

Pagination
viii, 293 p. :
Number of pages
293

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3790081M
Internet Archive
whatdounionsdo00freerich
ISBN 10
0465091334
LC Control Number
81068407
Library Thing
629312
Goodreads
1782471
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