Short circuits in multinational companies: The extension of European Works Councils to Poland
UNSPECIFIED (2004) Short circuits in multinational companies: The extension of European Works Councils to Poland. In: 13th World Congress of the International-Industrial-Relations-Association, Freie Univ Berlin, Berlin, GERMANY, SEP 08-12, 2003. Published in: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, 10 (2). pp. 161-178.Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0959680104044189
The extension of European Works Councils to central and eastern Europe is a rare attempt to create transnational employee representation covering both low- and high.-wage areas. Research carried out in Poland in 2001 provides a quantitative estimate of such enlargement and a qualitative assessment of its effects. The evidence undermines fears of 'social dumping' and reveals indirect effects definable as 'short circuits'.
|Item Type:||Conference Item (UNSPECIFIED)|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor|
|Journal or Publication Title:||EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS|
|Publisher:||SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD|
|Number of Pages:||18|
|Page Range:||pp. 161-178|
|Title of Event:||13th World Congress of the International-Industrial-Relations-Association|
|Location of Event:||Freie Univ Berlin, Berlin, GERMANY|
|Date(s) of Event:||SEP 08-12, 2003|
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