The past two decades have seen a transformation, in most countries, from a traditional Industrial Relations system to a contemporary Employment Relations one.
Discuss whether this statement is correct in Australia. Then argue whether the changes of the past 20 years have resulted in one of the actors in the employment relationship becoming more powerful than the others.
When discussing the ER actors (employers, workers, trade unions, employer associations, the state) you may like to touch on issues including wage levels, work hours, job security and job autonomy. You must also include a theoretical framework, unitarism, pluralism, radicalism or corporatism.
• It is suggested that the writer uses:
one body paragraph for theoretical frameworks explanations, integrate ER actors
one body paragraph for Wage levels, integrate ER actors;
one body paragraph for Working hours, integrate ER actors;
one body paragraph for Job security , integrate ER actors;
one body paragraph for Job autonomy, integrate ER actors;