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labour relations of United States multinationals abroad

Duane Kujawa

labour relations of United States multinationals abroad

comparative and prospective views

by Duane Kujawa

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Published by International Institute for Labour Studies in Geneva .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial relations.,
  • International business enterprises.,
  • Corporations, American.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDuane Kujawa.
    SeriesResearch series - International Institute for Labour Studies ;, no. 60, Research series (International Institute for Labour Studies) ;, no. 60.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6971 .K84
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p. ;
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3905644M
    LC Control Number81468268

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Labour relations of United States multinationals abroad. Geneva: International Institute for Labour Studies, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Duane Kujawa.

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Different Labor Laws in Foreign Countries. Opening offices, labs, retail outlets or manufacturing plants overseas can provide access to new sales markets, proximity to partners or less expensive labor.

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The nature of labor unions and labor laws can be an important variable for managers from other countries when dealing with host-country national employees. This is not applicable under United States employment and labor law. How do the rights of trade unions and works councils interact.

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Having said that, the participation of the MNC headquarters in host-country labour relations is impacted by 4 key elements: 1. Inthe last year of recorded data, developing countries received a total of $tn, including all aid, investment, and income from abroad.

But that same year some $tn flowed out of. The Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, a left‐of‐center think tank, appears to have come up with the idea of measuring the relative structural power of multinationals and states by comparing their annual turnover with states' gross domestic product, concluding that, in51 of the world's biggest economies were enterprises.

Critics of globalization claim that firms are being driven by the prospects of cheaper labor and lower labor standards to shift employment abroad. Yet the evidence, beyond anecdotes, is slim.

This paper reports stylized facts on the activities of U.S. multinationals at home and abroad for the years to However, if the losing side refuses to abide by the arbitrator’s decision, the winning side can seek to have the decision enforced by the courts.

A quasi-judicial body in the United States, the National Labor Relations Board, hears complaints concerning unfair labour practices, such as the failure of one side to bargain in good faith.

About this journal. The ILR Review has published the top, peer-reviewed theoretical and empirical research on work and employment relations for more than 65 years. Published five times a year, the Review features international and interdisciplinary research that advances new theory, presents novel empirical work, and informs organizational and public policy.

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