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Union Organizing and Membership Growth : Why Don't They Organize?
This study analyzes U.S. union organizing activity and membership growth from 1990-2004, a period in which an overall pattern of union decline continued and in which organizing achieved renewed prominence as both a union ...
Contextualising Organised Labour in Expansion and Crisis : The Case of the US
While, as Marx argued, periods of expanded accumulation present the best conditions for increasing working-class living standards, the expansion that began in 1982 was based in large part on the rapid fall in the value of ...
A different approach to university rankings
Educationalists are well able to find fault with rankings on numerous grounds and may reject them outright. However, given that they are here to stay, we could also try to improve them wherever possible. All currently ...
The Nature of Project Management : A Reflection on the Anatomy of Major Projects
The purpose of this paper is to review the content and contributions of the book by Morris and Hough entitled The Anatomy of Major Projects: A Study of the Reality of Project Management. The paper explores the major findings ...
Sustaining livelihoods under a changing climate : the case of urban agriculture in Lusaka, Zambia
The deterioration of national and local economies in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), many in the urban areas are increasingly resorting to a wide range of informal sector activities to alleviate food insecurity and generate ...
Toward Better Theory on the Relationship between Commitment, Participation and Leadership in Unions
Purpose – The aim of this paper is to give a critique of the extant literature on union commitment and participation in order to develop remedies to identified weaknesses Design/methodology/approach – The paper uses a ...
Η φορολόγηση των επιχειρήσεων εν μέσω κρίσης – Επικαιροποιημένο πόρισμα 2012
(Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 2012)
A rejoinder on the new Keynesian Phillips curve in the United States
(University of Hertfordshire, 2012)
This paper examines the nexus between money, output and inflation in the United States during the period from 1974 to 2010. The theoretical framework is underpinned by a new Classical–Keynesian synthesis view of inflation, ...
Customer-Centric Project Management
(Gower Publishing, 2012)