Sherman Carmell, Bernard Cushman, Alex Elson, Willis S. Ryza
January 1, 1967 Proceedings Database
The author recommends the voluntary arbitration of disputes over new contract terms, but only after collective bargaining and mediation have failed, as a preferable alternative to strikes or government imposed compulsory arbitration. Objections such as the risk of an extreme award are addressed. Alternative methodologies are described for the avoidance of unreasonable awards.