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The Transformation of Labour RelationsRestructuring and Privatization in Eastern Europe and Russia$
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John Thirkell, Krastyu Petkov, and Sarah Vickerstaff

Print publication date: 1998

Print ISBN-13: 9780198289791

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198289791.001.0001

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Eastern European and Russian Labour Relations in Comparative Context

Eastern European and Russian Labour Relations in Comparative Context

Chapter:
(p.1) 1 Eastern European and Russian Labour Relations in Comparative Context
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The Transformation of Labour Relations
Author(s):

J. E. M. Thirkell

K. Petkov

S. A. Vickerstaff

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198289791.003.0001

This volume addresses the questions of change and development in Eastern European and Russian labour relations thematically. A key focus of this volume is processes of change at enterprise level. The enterprise was a key institution of the previous system of economic and political regulation and thus constitutes a very specific legacy. This opening chapter has three main functions. It begins by considering briefly how labour relations were viewed under the command system and introduces the concept of legacy which is used throughout the book. Secondly, it locates the discussion in the context of existing comparative labour or industrial-relations research. Thirdly, it establishes the structure for the discussion in the following chapters.

Keywords:   labour relations, enterprise level, comparative labour, regulation

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