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How Productivity Can Benefit Labor Unions and Management

Political Economist Barry Bluestone and former United Auto Workers (UAW) Vice President and Barry's father, Irving Bluestone. Irving retired from his position at the UAW and as director of its General Motors department in 1980. Barry teaches economics at the University of Massachusetts. Together, they have written "Negotiating The Future," which offers suggestions for greater collaboration between labor and management.


Other segments from the episode on December 7, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 7, 1992: Interview with Barry Bluestone and Irving Bluestone; Interview with Wendell Berry; Review of the television show "Buy Me That 3!"


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