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Collective Bargaining

Do you support the following argument? Because of differences in the nature and consequences of public and private sector collective bargaining, unions in the public sector should not be given the same rights to strike and organize as private sector unions. Please provide specific reasons as to why or why not, and defend your answer.

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I do not support this argument. This is because both public and private sector bargaining should have the opportunity for equality when it comes to having unions. For example, most aircraft industries have unions, such as Hawker Beechcraft or Boeing. These are both public companies. If for some reason, they did not have that opportunity to actually have a union, then trouble would occur. The employees that feel that their voice is not heard through management before a union is formed is more likely to quit. Also, when a company ...

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This solution provided reasons on why to not support the following argument: Because Because of differences in the nature and consequences of public and private sector collective bargaining, unions in the public sector should not be given the same rights to strike and organize as private sector unions.

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