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Accreditation and the Construction Industry : Five Approaches to Countervailing Employer Power

Document type Article
Author Rose, Joseph B.
Journal Relations Industrielles / Industrial Relations
Volume 28
Date 1973
ISSN 0034-379X, 1703-8138
Pages 565-582


In this paper, the author aims at describing the various legislative approaches to accreditation which have been adopted and at evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of different efforts to reduce employer fragmentation and redress the imbalance of power within the industry.