hw5are - company lost $ in their liquor business so did not...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
1) Structure of farm employment changed? After the labor law was passed we saw the creation of intermediates like labor contractors and other intermediates. Instead of the employee directly dealing with the employer, the employee dealt with contracts. For example, the united farm workers union got a 40% wage increase for liquor after they had a boycott around thanksgiving for liquor. The
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: company lost $ in their liquor business so did not care if they paid 1.25 an hour or 1.75 an hour. Right now, fresh express and dole have 80% of the salad market and they do not hire farmworkers. It would be hard to have a boycott since they do not actually hire their own people....
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 11/24/2011 for the course ARE 150 taught by Professor Martin during the Spring '08 term at UC Davis.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online