collective bargaining

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Etymology[edit]

Coined by Beatrice Webb in 1891.[1]

Noun[edit]

collective bargaining (uncountable)

  1. A method of negotiation in which employees negotiate as a group with their employers, usually via a trade union

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  1. ^ “A Timeline of Events in Modern American Labor Relations”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1], Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (United States), accessed 2010-08-18: “1891: The term “collective bargaining” is first used by Mrs. Sidney Webb, a British labor historian.”