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.

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Title Date of publication
ICT-based mobile work 16 June 2015
Immigration 05 September 2017
Inclusive labour markets 04 May 2011
IndustriAll Europe 14 April 2014
Information and consultation 25 May 2009
Information in the enterprise 18 September 2018
Infringements of EU law 29 November 2010
Insolvency 04 May 2011
Integrated guidelines 04 May 2011
Intermittent work 12 June 2015
International Framework Agreement 07 February 2013
International Labour Organization 19 September 2018
International labour standards 11 March 2007