Big Squeeze: Tough Times for the American Worker

Big Squeeze: Tough Times for the American Worker

By: Greenhouse, Steven

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Why, in the world's most affluent nation, are so many corporations squeezing their employees dry? In this fresh, carefully researched book, New York Times reporter Steven Greenhouse explores the economic, political, and social trends that are transforming America's workplaces, including the decline of the social contract that created the world's largest middle class and guaranteed job security and good pensions. We meet all kinds of workers--white-collar and blue-collar, high-tech and low-tech, middle-class and low-income--as we see shocking examples of injustice, including employees who are locked in during a hurricane or fired after suffering debilitating, on-the-job injuries.

With pragmatic recommendations on what government, business and labor should do to alleviate the economic crunch, The Big Squeeze is a balanced, consistently revealing look at a major American crisis.

Title: Big Squeeze: Tough Times for the American Worker

Author Name: Greenhouse, Steven

Categories: Labor Studies,

Publisher: ANCHOR:

ISBN Number: 1400096529

ISBN Number 13: 9781400096527

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Used - Good

Seller ID: 378850