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Costing Collective Agreement Proposals: An Instructional Guide

cover: Costing Collective Agreement Proposals, by Queen's researcher Dr. Robert HickeyThis Guide covers all of the essential steps and issues associated with costing, including collecting and analyzing information about compensation and benefits. 

Costing Collective Agreement Proposals is designed to provide a practical, step-by-step approach for employers and unions to determine current compensation costs and to estimate the impact of collective bargaining proposals on those compensation costs. The guide presents a systematic method for using a costing template which can be tailored to specific collective bargaining situations. (Read More)