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Labour market evolution : the economic history of market integration, wage flexibility, and the employment relation / edited by George Grantham and Mary MacKinnon
Bib ID 1845393
Format BookBook
Description London ; New York : Routledge, 1994 
xiv, 322 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0415108659
Full contents
  • 1. Economic History and the History of Labour Markets / George Grantham
  • 2. Bridging the Gap Between Labour Economics and Economic History: A Labour Economists Perspective / David A. Green
  • 3. How Did Pre-Industrial Labour Markets Function? / Jan de Vries
  • 4. The Dis-Integration of Traditional Labour Markets in France from Agriculture and Industry to Agriculture or Industry / Gilles Postel-Vinay
  • 5. Regional Labour Market Integration in England and Wales, 1850-1913 / George R. Boyer and Timothy J. Hatton
  • 6. Real Incomes in the English Speaking World, 1879-1913 / Robert C. Allen
  • 7. Did Labour Flow Uphill? International Migration and Wage Rates in Twentieth Century Ireland / Kevin O'Rourke
  • 8. The Decline in Hours of Work in US Labour Markets, 1890-1903 / Joshua L. Rosenbloom and William A. Sundstrom
  • 9. Job Tenure in the Gilded Age / John A. James
  • 10. The Great War and the Canadian Labour Market: Railway Workers 1903-39 / Mary MacKinnon.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 292-316) and index.

Subjects Labor market -- History.  |  Labor -- History.  |  Industrial relations -- History.
Other authors/contributors MacKinnon, Mary  |  Grantham, George, 1941-

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