trade unions, works councils, employee representation, social dialogue

Publication date: 28 Jun 2012 | Publication type: Conference and seminar output | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Authors: Forth, J, Bryson, A | JEL classification: J51; J53; J83
Presentation at BUIRA 2012 conference in Bradford of research (funded by Eurofound and using the 2009 European Company Survey) seeking to explain variations in the prevalence of workplace representation across Europe.
Publication date: 30 Apr 2012 | Publication type: Report | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Authors: Bryson, A, Forth, J | JEL classification: J51; J53; J83 | Report to: Eurofound
We use the European Company Survey 2009 (ECS 2009) to investigate the prevalence and nature of trade union representation and works council representation across the European Union and its candidate countries. We confirm the results of existing single-country studies in finding that workplace...