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.
|Title||Date of publication|
|Wage drift||06 August 2019|
|Wage spillover||06 August 2019|
|Whistleblower protection||22 February 2019|
|White paper||31 August 2017|
|Women in the labour market||06 February 2012|
|Work-life balance directive||06 August 2019|
|Worker||22 November 2016|
|Worker’s right to remain||11 March 2007|
|Working conditions||20 September 2011|
|Working environment||20 September 2011|
|Working time||06 February 2012|
|Working time and collective agreements||11 March 2007|
|Workplace innovation||30 May 2013|
|Work–life balance||24 November 2017|
|Worldwide guarantees||16 December 2020|
|Written Statement Directive||20 February 2019|