The Swedish Trade Union System: Centralization and Decentralization

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  • Sociology (excluding Social Work, Social Psychology and Social Anthropology)


  • arbetsliv, arbetsmarknad, department of sociology, legitimacy, sociologiska institutionen, sociologi, collective bargaining, income policy, Scandinavia, self-regulation, professionalization, Sweden, government-regulation, industrial relations, LO, TCO, trade unions, SACO, union system, workplace organization, union strength, decentralization, centralization, employers, labour legilsation, labour law, union movement, VF, employers' association, SAF, Saltsjöbaden Agreement, union density, blue-collar, sociology, white-collar, works councils, balance of power, voting rules, Denmark, Norway
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages59
Publication statusUnpublished - 1990
Publication categoryResearch
EventXIIth World Congress of Sociology - Madrid, Spain
Duration: 1990 Jul 91990 Jul 13


ConferenceXIIth World Congress of Sociology

Bibliographic note

Anders Kjellbergs hemsida Working Group: Trade Unions in Industrial and State Arenas (Chair: Dr Jelle Visser)

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