|Title||Trade Unions in Western Europe Since 1945|
|Year of Publication||2000|
|Authors||Ebbinghaus, B., and Visser, Jelle|
|Keywords||collective bargaining, Europe, globalization, organizing, trade unions|
This comparative data handbook offers an empirical base to a long-term and comparative understanding of changes and variations in European union movements. It provides information on the context and history of union development, the changes in the structure of post-war unionism until today, the long-term trends in union membership and union density, and the shifts in the cross-sectional composition of union membership.