(previously the International Industrial Relations Association (IIRA)

5th IIRA European Regional Congress

The employment relationship on the eve of the twenty-first century

Dublin, Ireland, 26-29 August 1997

  • Continuity and change in the employment relationship in the twenty-first century
  • The European Union and the Employment Relationship
  • The role of the state in industrial relations
  • The search for competitiveness and its implications for employment in the twenty-first century
  • Legal perspectives - the juridification of the employment relationship
  • Bargaining in diversity: Colour, gender; and ethnicity
  • Collectivism and individualism: trends and prospects
  • Central and Eastern Europe - Industrial relations and the market economy