Labor Unions

  1. What Is the Labor Market Conditions Index?

    The Labor Market Conditions Index is a new Fed indicator to track labor statistics. ...
  2. Company Policies you Did Not Know Might Be Illegal

    While you need an employee handbook to maintain law and order, trying to enforce ...
  3. 5 Developed Countries without Minimum Wages

    Find out about five developed nations that have no federally regulated minimum wage ...
  4. The Top 5 Most Unionized Industries

    Unions don't have the membership numbers that they once did, but they are still a ...
  5. Most Successful Unions

    Labor unions have existed in the U.S. for quite some time, but not all have been ...
  6. Are Labor Unions Effective?

    This article examines some of the pros and cons associated with organized labor.
  1. The 10 Biggest Strikes In U.S. History

    American workers have striked to demand better pay, working conditions and benefits. ...
  1. Do businesses in states with right-to-work laws have demonstrably less deadweight ...

    Learn more about the economic impact of right-to-work laws and how unions impact production and purchase levels. Explore ...
  2. What are the major expenses that affect companies in the airline industry?

    Discover the major expenses that airlines must pay. The two largest are labor costs and fuel costs. Fuel costs are the biggest ...
  3. What inputs are considered to be factors of production?

    Learn what the economic term "factors of production" means, what the four categories of factors of production are and what ...
  4. How does someone commit featherbedding?

    Featherbedding describes the practice where businesses hire more workers than are necessary to carry out particular tasks. ...
  1. The 10 Biggest Strikes In U.S. History

    American workers have striked to demand better pay, working conditions and benefits. ...
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