Millward, N. (1993) Uses of the workplace industrial relations surveys by British labour economists. CEP discussion paper, 145. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.
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The huge growth of nationally representative survey datasets based upon individuals and households has not been matched in most industrialised countries by a similar development of establishment or enterprise-based surveys. In Britain the imbalance has been partially redressed by the Workplace Industrial Relations Survey series, started in 1980. A few other countries have initiated similar developments. The British series is now a core resource for institutional labour economists and has generated a substantial literature. This paper discusses some of the specifically economic data gathered in the surveys and some of their uses.
|Item Type:||Monograph (Discussion Paper)|
|Additional Information:||© 1993 N.Millward|
|Library of Congress subject classification:||H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor|
|Sets:||Collections > Economists Online
Research centres and groups > Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
|Date Deposited:||19 Aug 2008 13:49|
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