The Effect of Unionization on Wages in the Public Sector: The Case of Fire Fighters
AbstractExamination of the effects of public-sector union, the International Association of Fire Fighters, on the wages of the association's constituent membership. Reasons for expecting demand inelasticity in the case of firemen; Conceptual framework used in the study; Effect of unionism; Significance of the results. (Abstract copyright EBSCO.)
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. in its series Working Papers with number 394.
Date of creation: 1970
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- Orley Ashenfelter, 1971. "The effect of unionization on wages in the public sector: The case of fire fighters," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 24(2), pages 191-202, January.
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