EurWORK European Observatory of Working Life

European Industrial Relations Dictionary

Designed as an easy-to-use online reference tool, the European industrial relations dictionary is a comprehensive collection of the most commonly used terms in employment and industrial relations at EU level today. It contains over 350 entries, featuring concise definitions and relevant contextual information, with hyperlinks to EU legislation and case law.
The product of a collaborative effort between acknowledged experts in the field, the dictionary is aimed at policymakers, practitioners and all those interested in the history and evolving structure of the European Union.
Background information is provided on the industrial relations context, institutional framework, legal framework, collective industrial relations, individual employment relations, the enterprise, free movement of workers, discrimination and equality in employment, health and safety and movement towards an EU system of employment and industrial relations.

A (20) B (8) C (49) D (24) E (81) F (17) G (8) H (7) I (16) J (5) L (14) M (14) N (12) O (10) P (23) Q (2) R (20) S (48) T (28) U (4) V (6) W (16) Y (5) Z (1)
Title Date of publication
Labour costs 11 Márta 2007
Labour force participation 24 Samhain 2017
Labour market segmentation 31 Iúil 2019
Labour market slack 25 Márta 2020
Labour standards 31 Eanáir 2013
Language requirements for employment 11 Márta 2007
Laval case 29 Samhain 2010
LGBTIQ Equality Strategy 18 Nollaig 2020
Liaison Forum 02 Deireadh Fómhair 2007
Lifelong learning 15 Feabhra 2017
Lisbon Strategy 18 Márta 2007
Living wage 02 Márta 2020
Luxembourg compromise 11 Márta 2007
Luxembourg process 02 Nollaig 2010