In labor disputes, management’s leverage on the rise

September 30, 2012 at 4:00 am in Grand Forks Herald

Once upon a time, the notion of booting employees off the job in a lockout was so rare it was closer to myth than reality, according to UND business professor Bruce Byars. Today, the tactic is a well-honed weapon in the corporate arsenal, readily deployed against everyone from sugar beet processors to professional hockey players. Continue Reading