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Public Sector Collective Bargaining

This course examines unionization and collective bargaining for employees in the public, and para-public sectors. The topics covered include the origin and growth of public sector unions, models of public sector bargaining, legal aspects of bargaining rights and impasse resolution, bargaining issues and bargaining outcomes, and empirical studies of the effectiveness of dispute resolution procedures.


Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): IV Term(s): Winter Offered?: Yes Language?: No


Prerequisite(s): COMMERCE 4BC3 recommended. Registration in Level III or IV of a Labour Studies program Cross-list(s): COMMERCE 4BG3 This course is administered by the DeGroote School of Business.