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Chapter 28—Wages, Unions, and LaborMULTIPLE CHOICE1.Which of the following is a possible objective of labor unions?a.employment for all union membersb.maximizing the total (union) wage billc.maximizing income for a limited number of union membersd.a and be.a, b, and cANS: EPTS:1DIF:EasyNAT:Analytic
LOC:Labor markets2.If a union seeks to maximize the total wage bill received by its members, then it shouldnegotiate thePTS:1DIF:ModerateNAT:Analytic
LOC:Labor markets3.If a union seeks to maximize the total wage bill received by its members, then itPTS:1DIF:ModerateNAT:Analytic
LOC:Labor markets4.Unions generally call for __________ the barriers against foreign trade, as a way of __________ theelasticityof demand for union labor.PTS:1DIF:ModerateNAT:Analytic
LOC:Labor markets5.Unions often encourage the buying public to "look for the union label" primarily becausea.they feel that only U.S. and/or union-made goods are of high quality.b.they feel that it is un-American to buy goods from foreign producers.c.doing so may increase demand for the product they produce, which in turn may increasethe wage rate paid to union employees.d.they realize that Americans are too busy to take time to gather all the importantinformation about a product and these labels are a way of informing the buying public thatunion-made goods are well made.
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ANS: CPTS:1DIF:ModerateNAT:Analytic
LOC:Labor markets6.Labor unions generally favorPTS:1DIF:ModerateNAT:Analytic
LOC:Labor markets7.Union training programs are meant to shift the __________ labor to the __________.PTS:1DIF:ModerateNAT:Analytic
LOC:Labor markets

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Term
Spring
Professor
CaraTucker
Tags
Supply And Demand, Trade union, labor union

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