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strike-threat system

Hutt, W. H.

strike-threat system

the economic consequences of collective bargaining

by Hutt, W. H.

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Published by Arlington House in New Rochelle, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collective bargaining,
  • Strikes and lockouts,
  • Wages

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6483 H78
    The Physical Object
    Pagination290p.
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19418698M

    Labor's Bitter Struggle, Chapter 4 from The Strike Threat System While the power to strike can redistribute income in favour of the members of particular unions, it cannot redistribute income in favour of labour in general at the expense of capital in general.   Thousands of nurses at three big hospital systems in New York City have threatened to strike, saying they are stretched too thin to fully support patients and their families.

      Your word “recent” throws me. The classic work on trade unions, the harm “Collective Bargaining” does over time, is W.H. Hutt’s “The Strike Threat System” - but that is hardly “recent”. However, there is another side to unions - they are NOT just.   A complete explanation for union support of mandated benefits must recognize that (1) unions promote the interests of their members primarily by restricting entry into labor markets and (2) those restrictions reduce the competitive advantage which unionized firms realize from efficiently providing fringe benefits. Only by exerting pressure on unionized firms to Cited by: 1.

      Discover Book Depository's huge selection of W H Hutt books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.   Once it is clearly recognized that the strike-threat gains of each union are at the expense of all other unions in forcing their members to pay higher prices for products, the whole myth of “labor solidarity” collapses. It is this myth that has kept the strike-threat system going.


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The strike-threat system;: The economic consequences of collective bargainingCited by: The great labor economist W.H. Hutt argues in The Strike-Threat System that it is not the strike but the threat of a strike that makes unions so incredibly costly to American prosperity.

It hangs over unionized companies like the sword of Damocles, intimidating property owners into giving into labor demands at the expense of : W.H.

Hutt. The Strike Threat System Paperback – January 1, by William Hutt (Author) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — Author: William Hutt. The strike-threat system has created a species of continuous aggression and resistance to aggression; and union policymakers have felt it essential to keep alive an undampened suspicion of and lurking hostility toward management and investors.

The classic from the great labor economist W.H. Hutt argues that it is not the strike but the strike threat that makes unions so incredibly costly to American prosperity. It hangs over unionized companies like the sword of Damocles, intimidating property owners into giving into demands at the expense of profitability.

The Strike-Threat Buy Now from Mises Store The classic from the great labor economist W.H. Hutt argues that it is not the strike but the strike threat that makes unions so incredibly costly to American prosperity. Futility of Strike Threat. The reference to the "futility" of strike-threat determination of wage rates may easily be misunderstood or misrepresented.

The private use of coercive power can win sectionalist gains for unionists retaining employment after labor costs have been forced up. But the gains are at the expense of. laid-off comrades. While the book primarily concerns itself with the economic consequences of the strike-threat in our labor market, it presents an equally devastating argument for the superiority of the free market in the determination of the wage rates of labor.

The book shows. In the chapter on trade unions there is a lot on the differences of opinion within the movement, between the Continental approach to get the unions "inside the tent" compared with those who saw a need to confront and control the "strike threat system"/5(9).

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It provides a mnemonic for security threats in six categories. The STRIDE was initially created as part of the process of threat modeling. STRIDE is a model of threats, used to help reason and find threats to a system. The Strike Threat System is the name of a book by the English economist William Harold Hutt ().He also wrote The Theory of Collective Bargaining on the history of the trade union movement and the principles and practice of collective bargaining.

He examined several of the historical claims which support trade union demands for special privileges, especially the use.

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As far as I understand it was oringinally published before sept 11th so most of the book is unbiased by the great acts the mayor performed on that day and afterword/5(11). The Strike-Threat System by William H.

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Sennholz; The Use of Knowledge in Society by Friedrich A. Hayek; The Value of Money by. In a later work, Hutt rigorously demonstrated that, contrary to prevailing belief, collective bargaining, or "the strike-threat system" as he labelled it, cannot succeed in increasing the aggregate income share of labour at the expense of the share of capital.

Rather, as Hutt showed, the wage gains of unionised labourers come at the expense of Author: Peter Cresswell.

Hutt was an economist of the classical tradition who identified himself with the Austrian School. He studied at the London School of Economics and became a professor at the University of Cape Town.

He is particularly known for his works "The Factory System of the Early Nineteenth Century" (), The Theory of Collective Bargaining (), and The Strike-Threat System. ‘A recipe for chaos’: Teachers federation issues strike threat over lack of coronavirus protection Three frontrunners emerge in the race to buy Virgin Australia NBN coping with its biggest test.

A major justification for enacting the Wagner Act and encouraging collective bargaining was that in the wage-determination process individual workers suffer from an Cited by: In the chapter “Labour’s Bitter Struggle” in his book The Strike Threat System (), Hutt sketched the history of the relevant legislation from the Middle Ages to the nineteenth century.

The aim was to control what we would nowadays call restrictive trade practices. Union officials routinely claim that the strike-threat system makes unionized workers much better off than nonunion workers.

On the basis of the recent EPF data it appears that a more apt distinction would be between workers that are union-impaired and those that are union-free. The Strike Threat System: The Economic e.g., by collecting garbage, planting flowers, or filing books, etc., then do so for the relevant private groups, whether charitable or profit seeking, it matters not one whit.

3. Can a libertarian join a union? Several members of asked if it is proper, if it is even logically possible.William Harold "Bill" Hutt (3 August – 19 June ) was an English economist who described himself as a classical economist.

Early life. Hutt was born into a working-class, but educated family in London, where his father was a he completed high school during the height of the First World War, he began training as a pilot, but abandoned his .