Neutrality Agreements: Innovative, Controversial, and Labor’s Hope for the Future

TitleNeutrality Agreements: Innovative, Controversial, and Labor’s Hope for the Future
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsHurd, Richard
JournalNew Labor Forum
Volume17
Issue1
Pagination35 - 45
Keywordslabor movement, labor rights, neutrality agreements, organization, unions, UNITE-HERE
Abstract

[Excerpt] In spite of the criticisms, there can be little doubt that labor’s campaigns to achieve and enforce neutrality agreements offer hope that the long-term decline in union density actually can be reversed. A high-profile example of a strategic blend of bargaining and organizing demonstrates the potential of this approach.

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