Dispute Resolution

Author: John Thomas Dunlop
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780865691230
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Dispute Resolution from the Author: John Thomas Dunlop. John Dunlop is one of the world's outstanding figures in the theory and practice of industrial relations. In this book he advocates a better means to resolve disputes. He stresses that each side must work out its own internal accommodation as a necessary prerequisite to across-the-table resolution.

Prices And Quantities

Author: Arthur M Okun
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 9780815718727
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Prices And Quantities from the Author: Arthur M Okun. During the past decade Arthur M. Okun, like many economists, focused attention on finding ways to fight inflation without sacrificing goals of high employment and prosperity. In recent years the economy has been plagued by stagflation—the simultaneous persistence of high inflation and high unemployment. Traditional methods of aggregate demand management that have been reasonably successful in curing either one or the other of these problems have not been effective, and the nation has not been able to contain inflation even in periods of economic slack. It now seems clear that the economists’ traditional model that presumes short-run flexibility in wages and prices no longer holds for most of the industrial world, and hence the response of inflation to shifts in macroeconomic policy is weak. In this volume Okun seeks to explain that loss of responsiveness by analyzing how modern labor and product markets work and how they are structured. A central feature of Okun’s analysis is implicit contract theory, which recognizes that efficiency-maximizing decisions by business firms reflect long-term considerations as well as short-term changes in markets. His interpretation of microeconomic behavior and macroeconomic performance provides a basis for the design of policies to deal with stagflation.

National Wage Policy

Author: I. Satya Sundaram
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National Wage Policy from the Author: I. Satya Sundaram. Study; in the Indian context.

Monthly Labor Review

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Monthly Labor Review from the Author: . Publishes in-depth articles on labor subjects, current labor statistics, information about current labor contracts, and book reviews.