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microeconomic theory of the trade union union responses to changes in non-labour input prices. by James Pemberton

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Published by University of Reading in Reading .
Written in English

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SeriesDiscussion papers in economics. Series A / University of Reading -- No.167
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Open LibraryOL13776639M

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analysis of trade unions and has surely contributed to its decline in relative attention." Pencavel () draws a similar conclusion. Many reputable textbooks, notably Ehrenberg & Smith (), treat the macroeconomic theory of the union in a rather simple way.2 The existence of a trade union is thought of as shifting the competitive labour supply. Oswald, Andrew J, "The Microeconomic Theory of the Trade Union," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 92(), pages , : RePEc. This article argues that the predictions of standard trade union models and the tests for distinguishing between these models are not robust to quite small and reasonable changes in the conventional assumptions. In particular, it considers the effect of assuming that the ex post substitutability between labor and capital is less than the ex ante by: Microeconomics literature and books indicated that The Microeconomic Theory of the Trade Union. Article. Professional interest in the economics of trade unions seems to be re-awakening.

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