shop stewards, trade unions, non-union representatives, employee representation

Publication date: 24 Jul 2008 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity, Employment & Social policy | Authors: Forth, J | External authors: Charlwood, A. | JEL classification: J51; J52; J53. | NIESR discussion paper number: 317
This paper focuses on the changing prevalence and activities of workplace employee representatives over the period 1980-2004. The broad changes that affected industrial relations in Britain over this period had profound effects for trade unions. How did these changes affect employee representation...