The closed shop is a prime target in Jeff Kennett and John Hewson’s industrial revolution. They see it as a cornerstone of union power. But, as Gianni Zappala reports, the evidence is far from being clear-cut. Maybe unions should give the closed shop away.
Recommended CitationZappala, Gianni, Shutting Up Shop, Australian Left Review, 1(146), 1992, 20-23.