collective bargaining, unionisation, Germany, Britain

Publication date: 12 May 2011 | Publication type: Report | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Authors: Bryson, A | External authors: Addison, J. T., Teixeira, P. and Pahnke, A. | JEL classification: J50; J53 | Journal: Scottish Journal of Political Economy No. 4 Vol. 58
This paper presents the first comparative analysis of the decline in collective bargaining in two European countries where that decline has been among the most pronounced. Using establishment-level data and a common model, we present decompositions of changes in collective bargaining in the private...