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|
|Basic income||31 July 2019|
|Better Regulation||08 February 2017|
|Blue card||20 September 2011|
|Blue economy||27 November 2017|
|Brexit and labour standards||18 June 2021|
|Broad Economic Policy Guidelines||09 April 2014|
|Burden of proof||11 March 2007|
|BUSINESSEUROPE||11 June 2015|