The Introduction of Works Councils in German Establishments Rent Seeking or Rent Protection?

Some recent empirical studies seem to suggest that German works councils engage in rent-seeking activities rather than in the creation of joint establishment surplus. However, those cross-sectional studies do not address the issue of causation. We address this issue by investigating the factors that...

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Volume: 47
Main Author: Jirjahn, Uwe
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: Oxford, UK Blackwell Publishing 01.09.2009
Blackwell Publishing Ltd
WILEY
Blackwell
Wiley Subscription Services, Inc
published in: British journal of industrial relations Vol. 47; no. 3; pp. 521 - 545
Data of publication: September 2009
ISSN: 0007-1080
1467-8543
EISSN: 1467-8543
Discipline: Economics
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CODEN: BJIRAV
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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