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Public Sector Labour Management Issues (IRE 1625)

This subject guide is meant to assist students, particularly those enrolled in IRE1625, with research papers and assignments.

Suggested Search Terms

austerity AND (labour unions or public sector) AND canada

recession AND labour unions AND canada

recession AND labour unions AND canada AND (wages OR pensions OR retirement OR public sector)


Databases for searching:

Summons     ProQuest     Google Scholar (articles available through the UofT catalogue)

Selected Articles & Websites

Canadian Foundation for Labour Rights

Canadian Foundation for Labour Rights, March 27, 2013: Unions Matter: How the Ability of Labour Unions to Reduce Income Inequality and Influence Public Policy has been affected by Regressive Labour Laws (26 pages, PDF)

Economic Downturn on Work and Collective Bargaining - Selected Books in the CIRHR Library