Tag Archives: Unions

Tweet of the Day: “Economists are Starting to Suspect that Unions Were a Better Deal than Textbooks Made Them Out To Be”

September 24 2018 This is my absolute new favourite headline on #IndustrialRelations and #LabourEconomists.   The accompanying article provides a nice, brief summary of the long-standing debates about What Unions Do and even links to the 1979 paper by Richard … Continue reading

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PRA 2018 assessment of category 5 credit unions

On 30 August 2018, the PRA published the following letters concerning its latest annual assessment of category 5 credit unions: letter for credit unions with total assets above £15 million or over 10,000 members; letter for credit unions with total … Continue reading

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The Beginning of the End for Public Sector Unions? U.S. Supreme Court Bans Mandatory Union Fees

By:  Alex Lee   The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent 5-4 decision on June 27, 2018 in Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, was a landmark decision finding that laws requiring non-union member public-sector employees to pay … Continue reading

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It’s All Political: Janus v. AFSCME and Union’s Future

On June 27, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31, et al., as one of the final opinions in a tumultuous end of term.  Notwithstanding Justice Anthony Kennedy’s … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Deals Major Blow to Unions by Rejecting Mandatory Fees

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