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Author DiSalvo, Daniel, author.

Title Government against itself : public union power and its consequences / Daniel DiSalvo.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    331.8811 DIS    Available
Description x, 289 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: -- Introduction. The Battle over Collective Bargaining in Government -- Chapter 1. Government Unions: Democracy, Equity, Efficiency, and Purpose -- Chapter 2. The Unseen Rights Revolution -- Chapter 3. Electing Your Own Boss -- Chapter 4. Distorting Direct Democracy -- Chapter 5. Government Lobbies Itself -- Chapter 6. Public Employee Compensation and the Costs of Government -- Chapter 7. Spending More, Getting Less -- Chapter 8. Shelter from the Storm -- Chapter 9. A Day of Reckoning?.
Summary "Daniel DiSalvo contends that the power of public sector unions is too often inimical to the public interest"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Government employee unions -- United States.
ISBN 9780199990740 hardback
0199990743 hardback

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