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Trade Unions and Industrial Competitiveness.

Connolly, John (1996) Trade Unions and Industrial Competitiveness. Masters thesis, Dublin, National College of Ireland.

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The current and potential role for trade unions in the strategic decision making process of firms in the Irish Instrument Engineering Sector is examined in the light of the recent and ongoing debate within the Irish trade union movement on the question of how to react to changes being implemented by employers due to competitive pressures and technological developments. A theoretical and empirical enquiry based on a literature review, current union documentation, a sample survey and selected case studies.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > Issues of Labour and Work > Industrial Relations
Divisions: School of Business > Masters by Research
Depositing User: SINEAD CORCORAN
Date Deposited: 10 Jun 2010 15:07
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2014 16:28

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