Neoliberal Industrial Relations Policy in the UK: How the Labour Movement Lost the Argument

  • Conor Cradden

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Conor Cradden
    Pages 41-58
  3. Conor Cradden
    Pages 59-83
  4. Conor Cradden
    Pages 105-120
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 121-133

About this book


From attempts to control inflation in the 1970s, through the reforms of the Thatcher years, to the rise and fall of New Labour, this book shows how different theories and conceptual models have been critical to the development of industrial relations in the UK.


Industrial relations neoliberalism trade unions Labour Party Trades Union Congress Conservative Party Donovan Report Bullock Report industrial democracy democracy Institution Policy reforms

Authors and affiliations

  • Conor Cradden
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut d’études politiques et internationalesUniversity of LausanneSwitzerland

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