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Trade Union Opposition to Longer Working Hours


Analyse why a trade union may oppose a rise in working hours.


Labor Market and Income Distribution

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I. 🍃Introduction
- Explanation of the topic
- Importance of the issue

II. Negative effects of a rise in working hours
- Reduced working conditions/quality of the job
- Increased stress and health problems
- More accidents
- Less leisure time

III. Impact on employment and trade unions
- Fewer workers needed
- Increased unemployment
- Reduced trade union membership

IV. Lack of compensation
- Workers not compensated by higher wages
- Negative impact on their financial situation

V. 👉Conclusion
- Summary of the main points
- Call to action for better working conditions and fair compensation.

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