LAW 7189

LAW 7189

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This advanced level mini-course examines several key issues in today's collective bargaining between US private sector employers and unions. Through extensive pre-class readings and podcasts, and during four 3 hour classes, we will trace key developments that have set the table for today's bargaining environment, eg., the deindustrialization of the American economy, the decline of union workforce density, and the rise of defensive collective bargaining; examine resultant wage stagnation and troubled health care and defined benefit pension plans; investigate the effects and intersection of employment law and legislation on collective bargaining and dispute resolution; and consider the emerging arena of unionization in higher education.

When Offered Fall.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second.  Combined with: ILRLR 6189

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17425LAW 7189  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person