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Forthcoming Books

  1. New Technology (Routledge Revivals)

    International Perspective on Human Resources and Industrial Relations

    Edited by Greg J. Bamber, Russell D. Lansbury

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1989, this book presents a unique comparative perspective on the relationship between technological change and human resource management. Following a detailed introduction, chapters deal with a variety of issues, including managing change, industrial democracy and employee...

    To Be Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Employee Ownership, Participation and Governance

    A Study of ESOPs in the UK

    By Dr Andrew Pendleton

    This volume is an examination of the origins, characteristics and performance of employee-owned firms. It focuses on firms that have converted to either partial or full employee ownership using recent institutional, fiscal and legal innovations. Based on five years of empirical research, this is a...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Parties, Elections, and Policy Reforms in Western Europe

    Voting for Social Pacts

    By Kerstin Hamann, John Kelly

    Social pacts – policy agreements between governments, labor unions and sometimes employer organizations – began to emerge in many countries in the 1980s. The most common explanations for social pacts tend to focus on economic factors, influenced by industrial relations institutions such as highly...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. European Works Councils and Industrial Relations

    A Transnational Industrial Relations Institution in the Making

    By Jeremy Waddington

    The creation of European Works Councils is arguably the most important measure taken in global industrial relations in recent years. Adopted with the primary goal of facilitating European-level workers’ participation in information-sharing and consultation in multinational companies, EWCs have also...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Reshaping the North American Automobile Industry

    Restructuring, Corporatism and Union Democracy in Mexico

    By John P. Tuman

    This work examines the responses of unions and workers to regional integration and restructuring in the automobile industry in North and Central America. The focus is on the automobile industry in Mexico, which, because of its size and importance, is viewed as a strategic sector of the Mexican...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Retirement Security in the Great Recession

    Edited by Christian Weller

    Few events have posed as many challenges for retirement and retirement policy as the crisis of the late 2000s. At the end of the last decade, the United States experienced the Great Recession—a combination of unprecedented wealth losses and historically high unemployment increases that marked the...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Changes in Working Time (Routledge Revivals)

    An International Review

    By Paul Blyton

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1985, this book examines the major components of working time from an international perspective, considering the individual aspects of working time, with particular emphasis on the argument that work should be shared to alleviate unemployment and the case for further increasing...

    To Be Published July 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Globalization, Industrialization and Labour Markets in East and South Asia

    Edited by Rajah Rasiah, Bruce McFarlane, Sarosh Kuruvilla

    Among the key debates fought in developing economies is whether globalization through liberalization is the means by which economies can industrialize and provide their labour forces with tangible improvements in the material conditions of living. This book addresses this issue head on, using...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Issues in Pension Funding (Routledge Revivals)

    By David Blake

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1992, this book explains how pension funds work in order to highlight their impact on the economy as a whole. David Blake explores the different systems in operation at the time of writing, both state run and private sector, and describes policy initiatives such as personal...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge