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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 (21) B (8) C (51) D (25) E (83) 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 (49) T (29) U (4) V (6) W (16) Y (5) Z (1)
Tittel Date of publication
Macroeconomic dialogue 10 september 2012
Macroeconomic Imbalance Procedure 09 april 2014
Management and labour 04 mai 2011
Management prerogative 11 mars 2007
Manual handling of loads 31 august 2017
Maritime labour standards 02 desember 2010
Maternity leave 24 november 2017
Merger Control 18 mars 2007
Migration 06 februar 2012
Mobbing 09 oktober 2007
Mobility of workers 02 desember 2010
Mobility package 13 november 2020
Monti Regulation 19 desember 2016
Multi-sector agreement 02 desember 2010