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 (19) B (7) C (46) D (23) E (76) F (16) G (6) H (7) I (15) J (5) L (10) M (13) N (11) O (9) P (21) Q (2) R (19) S (49) T (28) U (4) V (5) W (16) Y (5) Z (1)
Title Date of publication
Economic and Monetary Union 12 January 2011
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights 19 October 2008