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Industrial relations, trade unions and works councils in the German car industry.

Wolfgang Streeck

Industrial relations, trade unions and works councils in the German car industry.

by Wolfgang Streeck

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Published by Policy Studies Institute in London .
Written in English


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SeriesResearch papers / Policy Studies Institute -- 84/3
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Open LibraryOL13820252M

This book, originally published in , takes the automobile industry experience as a basis for a wider view of industrial relations, trends and developments of the s and 60s. The study also analyses the emergence of new institutions and systems of labour-management relationships. It contains c.   The Union cabinet approved the Industrial Relations Code, that proposes to retain the threshold of employees to impart flexibility to firms for retrenchment, but it has a provision for changing ‘such number of employees through notification. Trade unions across the country resent the Code and plan to launch a nationwide agitation.

  The labour code on Industrial Relations , cleared by the cabinet last week, also says that fixed-term employees will get all statutory benefits like social security, wages, etc. on par with the regular employees who are doing work of same or similar nature. The Bill is expected to be introduced in parliament on Wednesday. Militant years in the car industry Posted on 24th March // Uncategorised // 4 Comments Resistance Books has just published Alan Thornett’s new book Militant Years on the struggles of car workers in the Cowley plants and beyond in the militant period of the s and s.

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Industrial relations, trade unions and works councils in the German car industry by Wolfgang Streeck Download PDF EPUB FB2

Industrial relations and trade unions in Germany: an overview Dr. Heiner Dribbusch, WSI. 2 Heiner Dribbusch, German industrial relations exhibit a high degree of juridification Works councils and unions 77 % of members of works councils are in a DGB.

The automotive sector, including the production of both vehicles and components, employs around 8% of the EU's manufacturing workforce. However, its significance goes beyond this, not least as a traditional stronghold of trade unions and collective bargaining, and as a major source of innovation in areas such as the organisation of production and industrial Industrial relations.

Downloadable (with restrictions). This paper investigates the interaction between establishment-level codetermination and industry-level collective bargaining in Germany.

Based on a bargaining model, we derive our main hypothesis: In establishments covered by collective bargaining agreements, works councils are more likely to be engaged in productivity-enhancing activities and less engaged in.

The vast majority of union members are in the main union confederation, the DGB, but within it individual unions, like IG Metall andhave considerable autonomy and influence. Figures from the unions indicate that there are some million trade union members in Germany.

Industrial Restructuring in the European Motor Industry ABSTRACT bThis article discusses the role of European Works Councils (EWCs) in industrial restructuring in the European car industry. It reviews a series of recent company agreements on local employment and investment guarantees, and concludes that the industrial relations system in the.

The German industrial relations system was shaped in the post-war period in the West German mining, steel and metal industry and the public sector and was extended to East Germany after reunification. It grounds in large companies and historically rests on a strong trade-union membership rate of workers and close trade union-works council relations.

The automobile industry is one of the biggest industrial sectors in the world. If one includes the economic activities up- and downstream of actual man - ufacturing the sector’s global value added stands at around 5–10 per cent.1 Worldwide there are around million registered passenger cars.

In this chapter, we examine the labor relations through the role of trade unions, collective bargaining, wages and benefits across the European Union.

We conclude that labor relations have a direct influence on the labor market, designing the lines for taking decisions in organizations, but also, by governments.

Our argumentation explains the relationship between employers and employees Author: Ana‐Maria Bercu, Ana Iolanda Vodă. Former Massachusetts Governor and presidential hopeful Mitt Romney has written an op-ed in the New York Times about the auto Romney is uniquely qualified to comment on the industry not only due to his personal knowledge of the business but also because his father was the president of American Motors.

I was expecting, then, something that was thoughtful and insightful. 20 April, Unions raised their voice at Bosch through the company’s World Works Council on April, in Abstatt, Germany. This was the fourth meeting of the World Works Council at Bosch. The worker representatives from 37 countries exchanged information on their employment conditions in the respective countries and sections of the company.

Industrial relations, also called organizational relations, the behaviour of workers in organizations in which they earn their living. Scholars of industrial relations attempt to explain variations in the conditions of work, the degree and nature of worker participation in decision making, the role of labour unions and other forms of worker representation, and the patterns of cooperation and.

'The employment relationship is a pivotal institution within all developed and emerging economies. Industrial Relations (IR) is the academic field dedicated to the analysis of this relationship and the contribution of IR scholarship to understanding the world of paid work is summarised in this superb collection.

the second edition of this book titles Industrial Relations provides a comprehensive coverage of the various aspects of industrial relations: conceptual foundations, industrial structure and.

This article discusses the role of European Works Councils (EWCs) in industrial restructuring in the European car industry. It reviews a series of recent company agreements on local employment and. John Addison, Claus Schnabel, and Joachim Wagner present a literature review in the British Journal of Industrial Relations showing that overall, it appears German works councils have a positive effects on the German economy.

union that found in Japan while “industrial trade union” was a common union that existing in Germany (Chand, ). Here, it show a different types of trade union that exist on both countr y,Author: Iaonibutina Tirintetaake. This report presents an overview of industrial relations in the central government and public sector in European Union Member States (with the exception of Sweden) and Norway.

It describes the sectoral breakdown across countries and analyses the main employment trends. It then explores developments in employment relations in the sector while also analysing collective.

Helmut Lense, IndustriALL’s Auto and Rubber Director, on World Works Councils: Companies have to fund trade union travel and participation costs in the meetings, not because of law but because of the power of the union. There is no question of this payment affecting the union. COVID Resources.

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Industrial relations or employment relations is the multidisciplinary academic field that studies the employment relationship; that is, the complex interrelations between employers and employees, labor/trade unions, employer organizations and the state.

The newer name, "employment relations" is increasingly taking precedence because "industrial relations" is often seen to have relatively. The most dramatic development was in the early s in West Germany, where works councils have become an extremely influential body in most enterprises.

This influence is exercised independently of the trade unions, but in contact and collaboration with them.Downloadable! This paper investigates the interaction between establishment-level codetermination and industry-level collective bargaining in Germany.

Based on a simple bargaining model we derive our main hypothesis: In establishments covered by collective bargaining agreements works councils are more likely to be engaged in productivity enhancing activities and less engaged in rent seeking.Industrial democracy is an arrangement which involves workers making decisions, sharing responsibility and authority in the workplace.

While in participative management organizational designs workers are listened to and take part in the decision-making process, in organizations employing industrial democracy they also have the final decisive power.

In company law, the term generally used is co-determination, following the German word Mitbestimmung. In Germany, companies .