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Board Level Employee Representation in Europe: Priorities, by Jeremy Waddington,Aline Conchon

By Jeremy Waddington,Aline Conchon

Board point worker illustration in Europe analyses the function, actions and networking of board point worker representatives in 16 ecu international locations and their opposite numbers working in businesses that experience followed ecu prestige. Board point worker illustration is considered as a key part of employee participation in Europe, yet there was merely constrained overseas comparative study that establishes what board point worker representatives do and the way their actions differ among international locations.

Based on a large-scale survey dispensed to board point worker representatives (circa more than 4,000 respondents), this learn identifies the non-public features and commercial situation of board point worker representatives, what they do and the way they have interaction with different events inside and out of doors of the corporation. This learn fills in a data hole at a time while coverage debates are contemplating stakeholder versions of company governance as a method at the approach out of the situation and the fulfillment of sustainable economies.

The e-book permits direct comparisons among clusters of nations for the 1st time, because the similar survey device has been hired in the entire engaging international locations. The examine findings display a wide version in what constitutes board point worker illustration in perform, together with the family members among board point worker representatives and events inside and exterior to the corporate, and the development of impression of board point worker representatives on strategic corporation decision-making.

Aimed at practioners, researchers and policymakers alike, this e-book makes an essential contribution to the sector, and may be the definitive paintings on board-level worker illustration for the foreseeable future.

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