This paper presents the first comparative analysis of the decline in collective bargaining in two European countries where that decline has been among the most pronounced. Overall, the decline in collective bargaining is more pronounced in Britain than in Germany, thus continuing a trend apparent since the 1980s.
John T. Addison,, J.T.; Bryson, A.; Teixeira, P.; Pahnke, A. (2011): Slip Sliding Away: Further Union Decline in Germany and Britain, Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Volume 58, Issue 4, pages 490–518, September 2011, Online: 14. Juni 2011, DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9485.2011.00556.x.