Thomas Kochan

George Maverick Bunker Professor of Management
Professor of Work and Employment Research and Engineering Systems
Co-Director, MIT Sloan Institute for Work and Employment Research

Biography | Selected Publications

Labor Relations in a Globali​zing World. Katz, Harry C., Thomas A. Kochan and Alexander J. S. Colvin. Ithaca, NY: Cornell/ILR Press, 2015.

“Tapping the Frontier of Theory in Industrial Relations: The Contested Role of Worker Representation.” Maite, Tapia,Thomas A. Kochan and Christian Isben. Socio-Economic Review Vol. 13, No. 1 (2015):157-184. (2015)

"The Fissured Workplace: Why Work Became So Bad for So Many and What Can Be Done to Improve it." Kochan, Thomas A. Review of The Fissured Workplace, by David Weil. Industrial and Labor Relations Review, May 2014.

“Training Programs that Work—for Business, Workers, and the Economy.” Kochan, Thomas A. Harvard Business Review On-Line Forum, January 2014.

“The Volkswagen Way to Better Labor Management Relations." Kochan, Thomas A. Los Angeles Times, January 2014.

Which Way America: Labor Management Partnership or Back to the Labor Wars?” Kochan, Thomas A. The Blog. The Huffington Post, December 2013.

3 Things we can Learn from the Boston Red Sox.” Kochan, Thomas A. Cognoscenti. WBUR, October 2013.

Back to School with a Fresh Approach to Improving Student Outcomes.” Kochan, Thomas A. Boston Globe Online, September 2013.

Capitalism in Question.” Kochan, Thomas A. Cognoscenti. WBUR, August 2013.

Marching Again to Realize the American Dream.” Kochan, Thomas A. Boston Review, August 2013.​

We are One MIT, One Society as we Pay Tribute to Officer Sean.” Kochan, Thomas A. Cognoscenti. WBUR, April 2013.

The American Jobs Crisis and its Implication for the Future of Employment Policy: A Call for a New Jobs Compact.” Kochan, Thomas A. ILR Review Vol. 66, No. 2 (2013): 291-314. (2013)

“Addressing the Problem of Stagnant Wages.” Levy, Frank and Thomas A. Kochan. Comparative Economics Journal Vol. 54, No. 4 (2012): 739-764. (2012)

“Who can fix the Middle Skills Gap?” Kochan, Thomas A., David Finegold and Paul Osterman. Harvard Business Review, December 2012.

80 CEO Call for Deficit Reduction: How the President Should Respond.” Kochan, Thomas A. Cognoscenti. WBUR, October 2012.

The New Great Debate about Unionism and Collective Bargaining in US. State and Local Governments.” Lewin, David, Jeffrey Keefe and Thomas A. Kochan. ILR Review Vol. 65, No. 4 (2012): 749-778. (2012)

The Workforce.” Kochan, Thomas A. Harvard Magazine, September 2012.

“Collective Bargaining: Crisis and its consequences for American society.” Kochan, Thomas A. Industrial Relations Journal Vol. 43, No. 4 (2012): 302-316. (2012)

A Jobs Compact for America's Future.” Kochan, Thomas A. Harvard Business Review, March 2012.

Rethinking and Reframing U.S. Policy on Worker Voice and Representation,” Kochan, Thomas A. ABA Law Journal Vol. 26, No. 2 (2012): 231-248. (2012)

“Building a New Social Contract at Work: A Moral and Economic Imperative.” Kochan, Thomas A. Journal of Catholic Social Thought Vol. 9, No. 1 (2012): 1-16. (2012)

“Building a Sustainable Employment System in the U.S.: Lessons from the Financial Crisis.” Kochan, Thomas A. and Ryan Hammond. Korean Labor Institute Journal (2011.) (2011)

“Work and Employment Policy and Practice: Lessons from a Failed State.” Kochan, Thomas A. In Work and Employment Relations in an Era of Change, edited by Marian Baird, Keith Hancock and Joe Isaac, 178-195. Sydney, Australia: The Federation Press, 2011.

Toward a New Grand Bargain: Collaborative Approaches to Labor-Management Reform in Massachusetts. Bluestone, Barry and Thomas A. Kochan. Boston, MA: The Boston Foundation, October 2011.

Toward a New Grand Bargain: Collaborative Approaches to Labor-Management Reform in Massachusetts. Bluestone, Barry, and Thomas A. Kochan. Edited by Theresa Dolan. Boston, MA: October 2011.

Beyond Labor Day: The Year for a Jobs Compact.” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, September 2011

“Labor, Business Can Unite as Economic Heroes.” Kochan, Thomas A. Boston Globe, September 2011.

“Hawaii Well Poised to Offer an Alternative to Wisconsin Public Sector Unions.” Kochan, Thomas A. and Dick Pratt.  Honolulu Star Advertiser, May 2011.

“An Anniversary Worth Remembering.” Kochan, Thomas A. Madison Capital Times, May 2011.

The Future of Human Capital: An Employment Relations Perspective.” Kochan, Thomas A. and Adam Seth Litwin. In Oxford Handbook of Human Capital, edited by Alan Burton-Jones and J.C. Spender, 647-671. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2012. (2011)

A Transformational Strategy for American Labor.” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, April 2011

“Review Essay: Collective Bargaining for the 21st Century,” Kochan, Thomas A., Susan Hayter and Tayo Fashoyin. Journal of Industrial Relations Vol. 53, No. 2 (2011): 225-247. (2011)

“Non-political Solution: Business, Labor Can Solve the Crisis." Kochan, Thomas A. Herald Times Reporter, March 2011.

"Getting it Right: Empirical Evidence and Policy Implications from Research on Public-Sector Unionism and Collective Bargaining." Lewin, David, Thomas A. Kochan,  Joel Cutcher-Gershenfeld, Teresa Ghilarducci, Harry Katz, Jeff Keefe, Daniel J.B. Mitchell, Craig Olson, Saul Rubinstein and Christian Weller, Working Paper. 2011.

Protective Bargaining: How to Prevent Labor Wars.” Kochan, Thomas A. Boston Review Online, February 2011.

“Legislators Please Make us Proud." Kochan, Thomas A. Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, February 2011.

“Use Evidence Based Approach to Public Sector Challenges.” Kochan, Thomas A. Madison Capital Times, February 2011.

The Long Haul Effects of Interest Arbitration: The Case of New York State's Taylor Law.” Kochan, Thomas A., David Lipsky, Mary Newman and Alan Benson. Industrial and Labor Relations Review Vol. 63, No. 4 (2010): 565-584. (2010)

"Will Workers Benefit from this Economic Recovery?" Kochan, Thomas A. Review of The State of Working America: 2008-09, by Larry Mishel, Jared Bernstein and Heidi Shierholtz. Work and Occupations, December 2009. (2010)

Introduction to the Special Research Forum— Public Policy and Management Research: Finding the Common Ground.” Kochan, Thomas A., Larry Hunter, Mauro Guillen and Siobhan O'Mahoney. Academy of Management Journal Vol. 52, No. 6 (2009): 1088-1100. (2009)

“Will Workers Share in the Economic Recovery?” Kochan, Thomas A. Work and Occupations Vol. 37, No. 1 (2009): 37-44. (2009)

The Jobs Summit: Opportunity to Forge a New Social Contract.” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, November 2009.

Contrasting Management and Employment Relations Strategies in European Airlines.” Bamber, Greg J., Jody Hoffer Gittell, Thomas A. Kochan and Andrew Von Nordenflycht. Journal of Industrial Relations Vol. 51, No. 5 (2009): 635-652. (2009)

“Industrial Relations and Collective Bargaining.” Kochan, Thomas A. and Greg Bamber. In Sage Handbook on Human Resource Management, edited by Adrian Wilkinson, Nicolas Bacon, Tom Redman and Scott Snell, 308-321. London, England: Sage Publications, 2009. (2009)

Making Workers the Catalyst for Economic Recovery.” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, October 2009.

Learning from Down Under: Where Labor Policy is Center Stage.” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, September 2009. (2009)

Bringing the Workforce into Health Care Reform.” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, August 2009.

"Negotiations, Mediation Key to First Contract Arbitration." Kochan, Thomas A. and Arnold Zack. In Opinion. Roll Call, June 2009. 

Healing Together: The Kaiser Permanente Labor Management Partnership. Kochan, Thomas A., Adrienne Eaton, Robert McKersie and Paul Adler. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2009.

Main Street’s Agenda: Give Workers the Tools to Lead and Sustain a Recovery.” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, October 2008.

Workers: The Backbone and the Brains of Today’s Economy.” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, October 2008.

Labor at the Crossroads: Frank Talk about What’s at State in this Election.” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, September 2008.

It’s All About Jobs and Wages: How Obama can get ‘All Boats Rising.’” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, September 2008.

Staying the Course for  Working Families: Kennedy and Obama (Michelle this time).” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, September 2008.

How to Renew the American Dream for Working Families.” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Blog. The Huffington Post, September 2008.

“Industrial Relations.” Kochan, Thomas A. In Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, edited by Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave MacMillan, 2008. (2008)

Up in the Air: How Airlines can Improve Performance by Engaging Their Employees. Bamber, Greg J., Jody Hoffer Gittell, Thomas A. Kochan and Andrew Von Nordenflycht. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2008.

“Balancing Acts: Dynamics of a Union Management Coalition in a Labor Management Partnership.” Eaton, Adrienne E., Saul A. Rubinstein and Thomas A. Kochan. Industrial Relations Vol. 47, No. 1 (2008): 10-35. (2008)

Bargaining Theory Meets Interest Based Negotiations: A Case Study.” McKersie, Robert, Theresa Sharpe, Thomas A. Kochan, Adrienne Eaton, George Strauss and Marty Morgenstern. Industrial Relations Vol. 47, No. 1 (2008): 66-96. (2008)

“Introduction to Symposium on the Kaiser Permanente Labor Management Partnership.” Kochan, Thomas A. Industrial Relations Vol. 47, No. 1 (2008): 1-9. (2008)

The Potential and Precariousness of Partnership: The Case of the Kaiser Permanente LaborManagement Partnership.” Kochan, Thomas A., Paul Adler, Adrienne Eaton, Paul Gerhart, Robert McKersie and Phyllis Segal. Industrial Relations Vol. 47, No. 1 (2008): 36-65. (2008)

“Updating American Labor Law: Taking Advantage of a Window of Opportunity.” Kochan, Thomas A. Comparative Labor Law and Policy Journal Vol. 28, No. 2 (2007): 101-124. (2007)

"Symposium on Restoring the American Dream." Phelan, Craig,  Marian Baird, Russell Lansbury, William Brown, Lisa M. Lynch and Thomas A. Kochan. Labor History Vol. 48, No. 3 (2007): 365-70. (2007)

“Collective Bargaining in the Twenty-First Century: A Negotiation Institution at Risk." Cutcher-Gershenfeld, Joel, Thomas A. Kochan, John-Paul Ferguson and Betty Barrett. Negotiation Journal Vol. 23, No. 3 (2007): 249-265. (2007)

“Modernizing Labor Law.” Ferguson, John Paul, and Thomas A. Kochan. The Boston Globe, June 2007

“Employer-Employee New Social Contracts: Fashioning a New Compact.” Uchitelle, Louis, J.T. Battenberg III and Thomas A. Kochan. Academy of Management Perspectives Vol. 21, No. 2 (2007): 13-16. (2007)

"Wages and the Social Contact." Kochan, Thomas A. The American Prospect, May 2007.

“Beyond Corporate Codes of Conduct: Work Organization and Labor Standards at Nike's Suppliers.” Locke, Richard, Thomas A. Kochan, Monica Romis and Fei Qin. International Labour Review Vol. 146, No. 1 (2007): 21-40. (2007)

“Restoring Voice at Work and in Society.” Kochan, Thomas A. In America at Work: Choices and Challenges, edited by Edward E. Lawler and James O’Toole, 37-52. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan. (2006)

"The American Worker: Disposable or Indispensable?" Kochan, Thomas A. Review of The Disposable Americans, by Louis Uchitelle. Work and Occupations, November 2006.

“Moving Beyond Labor vs Health Care Industry.” Kochan, Thomas A. The Boston Globe, August 2006.

Restoring the American Dream: A Working Families’ Agenda for America. Kochan, Thomas A. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2005. (2006)

“Social Legitimacy of the Human Resource Management Profession.” Kochan, Thomas A. Oxford Handbook of Human Resource Management, edited by Peter Boxall, John Purcell and Patrick Wright, 559-620. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2005.

“Airborne distress: How can labor recover in the airline industry?" Kochan, Thomas A., Andrew Von Nordenflycht, Robert McKersie and Jody Hoffer Gittell. New Labor Forum Vol. 14, No. 2 (2005): 39-50. (2005)

“Options for Rebuilding Airline Labor Relations.” Kochan, Thomas A. Perspectives on Work (2004.) (2004)

“Out of the Ashes: Building an Effective Labor Relations System in Airlines.” Kochan, Thomas A., Andrew Von Nordenflycht, Robert McKersie, and Jody Hoffer Gittell. Perspectives on Work (2004.) (2004)

“Education, Families, and Workplace Policies: Their Role in a Knowledge-Based Economy.” Kochan, Thomas A. Challenge Vol. 47, No. 6 (2004): 69-81. (2004)

Choose a President to Turn America Around.” Kochan, Thomas A. The Madison Capital Times, October 2004.

“Taking Stock: Collective Bargaining at the Turn of the Century.” Cutcher-Gershenfeld, Joel and Thomas A. Kochan. Industrial and Labor Relations Review Vol. 58, No. 1 (2004): 3-26. (2004)

“A Message to Wisconsin’s Working Families.” Kochan, Thomas A. The Herald Times Reporter, September 2004.

Unions in the 21st Century. Verma, Anil and Thomas A. Kochan. Toronto, Canada: Palgrave, 2004.

“Bringing Family Values to the Workplace.” Kochan, Thomas A. The Boston Globe, August 2004.

“Restoring Trust in the Human Resource Management Profession,” Kochan, Thomas A. Journal of Industrial Relations Vol. 42, No. 2 (2004): 132-146. (2004)

“Forward.” Kochan, Thomas A. In The Paradox of American Unionism, edited by Seymour Martin Lipset, Noah Meltz, Rapael Gomez and Ivan Katchanovski, vii-X. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University ILR Press, 2004.

Managing for the Future: Organizational Behavior and Processes. Deborah G. Ancona, Thomas A. Kochan, Maureen Scully, John Van Maanen and D. Eleanor Westney. Cincinnati, OH: South-Western College Publishing, 2004.

“A Silver Anniversary not worth Celebrating: The Impasse over American Labor and Employment Policies.” Kochan, Thomas A. Comparative Labor Law and Policy Journal Vol. 25, No. 1 (2004.) (2004)

“Collective Actors and Industrial Relations: What Future?" Kochan, Thomas A. The German Journal of Industrial Relations Vol. 11, No. 1 (2004): 6-14. (2004)

“Mutual Gains or Zero Sum: Labor Relations and Firm Performance in the Airline Industry.” Gittell, Jody Hoffer, Andrew Von Nordenflycht and Thomas A. Kochan. Industrial & Labor Relations Review Vol. 57, No. 2 (2004): 163-180. (2004)

“Government Policies for a Knowledge Based Economy.” Kochan, Thomas A. Economic and Social Research Council (2003.) (2003)

“Needed: American Leadership for a Global Work and Employment Policy,” Kochan, Thomas A. Journal of Industrial Relations (2003.) (2003)

A New Deal for Labor Day.” Kochan, Thomas A. The Boston Globe, September 2003.

“Restoring Trust in American Corporations: Root Causes.” Kochan, Thomas A. Journal of Management and Governance Vol. 7, No. 3 (2003): 223-231. (2003)

“The Future of British Unions: A Perspective from the U.S.” Kochan, Thomas A. In Representing Workers: Trade Union Recognition and Membership in Britain, edited by Howard Gospel and Stephen Wood, 166-177. London, England: Routledge, 2003.

Labor Contract Negotiations in the Airline Industry.” Von Nordenflycht, Andrew and Thomas A. Kochan. Monthly Labor Review Vol. 126, No. 7 (2003): 18-28. (2003)

Beyond McGregor’s Theory Y: Human Capital and Work in the 21st Century Corporation.” Kochan, Thomas A., Wanda Orlikowski and Joel Cutcher-Gersenfeld. In Management: Inventing and Delivering the Future, edited by Thomas A. Kochan and Richard Schmalensee, 85-114. Cambridge MA: The MIT Press, 2003. (2003)

Management: Inventing and Delivering Its Future. Kochan, Thomas A. and Richard L. Schmalensee. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2003.

“Putting the Wisconsin Idea to Work.” Kochan, Thomas A. The Madison Capital Times, May 2003.

“The Effects of Diversity on Business Performance: Report of the Diversity Research Network.” Kochan, Thomas A., Katerina Bezrukova, Robin Ely, Susan Jackson, Aparna Joshi, Karen Jehn, Jonathan Leonard, David Levine and David Thomas (Spring 2003). Human Resource Management Journal, 42(1): 3–21.

Working in America: A Blueprint for the New Labor Market. Osterman, Paul, Thomas A. Kochan, Richard M. Locke and Michael J. Piore. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2002.

"Reforming Labor Law is Still a Work in Progress.” Kochan, Thomas A. The Boston Globe, August 2002.

“Addressing the Crisis in Confidence in Corporations: Root Causes, Victims, and Strategies for Reform.” Kochan, Thomas A. Academy of Management Executive Vol. 16, No. 3 (2002): 139-141. (2002)

“The Impact of Visible Diversity on Organizational Effectiveness: Disclosing the Contents in Pandora's Black Box.” Richard, Orlando C., Thomas A. Kochan and Amy McMillan-Capehart. Journal of Business and Management Vol. 8, No. 3 (2002): 265-291. (2002)

“Celebrating Work: A Job Unfinished.” Kochan, Thomas A. In Managerial Laureates: A Collection of Autobiographical Essays, edited by Arthur G. Bedieian, 199-243. Greenwich CT: Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2002.

Learning from Saturn: Possibilities for Corporate Governance and Employee Relations. Rubinstein, Saul A. and Thomas A. Kochan. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2001.

"Integrating Work and Family Life: A Holistic Approach." Bailyn, Lotte, Robert Drago and Thomas A. Kochan. Cambridge, MA: MIT Sloan School of Management, 2001.

“Can the U.S. Industrial Relations System be Transformed? The Role of Ideas, Reform Efforts and Social Crisis.” Kochan, Thomas A. In Sourcebook on Labor Markets, edited by Ivar Berg and Arne L. Kalleberg, 83-100. New York, NY: Plenum Publishers, 2001.

"FDR Knew the Key to National Unity: Workers." Kochan, Thomas A. The Los Angeles Times, September 2001.

Facilitating Conflict Resolution in Union-Management Relations: A Guide for Neutrals. Chaykowski, Richard, Joel Cutcher-Gershenfeld, Thomas A. Kochan and Christina Sickles Merchant. Ithaca, NY: Cornell/Perc Institute on Conflict Resolution, January 2001.

“In Whose Interest? A First Look at National Survey Data on Interest-Based Bargaining in Labor Relations.” Cutcher-Gershenfeld, Joel, Thomas A. Kochan and John Calhoun Wells. Industrial Relations Vol. 40, No. 1 (2001): 1-21. (2001)

“Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination Alternative Dispute Resolution Program Evaluation." Kochan, Thomas A., Brenda A. Lautsch and Corinne Bendersky. Harvard Negotiations Law Review Vol. 5 (2000): 233-278. (2000)

“An Agenda for the President.” Kochan, Thomas A. Challenge Vol. 43, No. 6 (2000): 5-14. (2000)

“On the Paradigm Guiding Industrial Relations Theory and Research.” Kochan, Thomas A. Industrial and Labor Relations Review Vol. 53 No. 4 (2000): 704-711. (2000)

“Toward a Stakeholder Theory of the Firm: The Saturn Partnership.” Kochan, Thomas A. and Saul A. Rubinstein, Organization Science Vol. 11, No. 4 (2000): 367-386. (2000)

Rebuilding the Social Contract at Work: A Call to Action." Thomas A. Kochan. In Proceedings of the Industrial Relations Research Association 52nd Annual Meetings, edited by Paula B. Voos. Champaign, IL:January 2000.

The New Relationship: Human Capital in the American Corporation. Blair, Margaret M. and Thomas A. Kochan. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2000.

“Reconstructing America's Social Contract in Employment: The Role of Policy, Institutions, and Practices.” Kochan, Thomas A.Chicago-Kent Law Review Vol. 75, No. 1 (1999): 137-52. (1999)

The Changing Nature of Work: Implications for Occupational Analysis. Kochan, Thomas A. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1999.

“How to Update Employment and Labor Policies for the 21st Century." Kochan, Thomas A. Perspectives on Work Vol. 3, No. 2 (1999): 12-17. (1999)

“Beyond Myopia: Human Resources and the Changing Social Contract.” Kochan, Thomas A. In Research in Personnel and Human Resources Management, Gerald R. Ferris, 199-212. Greenwich, CT: Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 1998.

“How Do Labor and Management View Collective Bargaining?” Cutcher-Gershenfeld, Joel, Thomas A. Kochan, and John Calhoun Wells. Monthly Labor Review Vol. 121, No. 10 (1998): 23-31. (1998)

“What Is Distinctive about Industrial Relations Research?” Kochan, Thomas A. In Researching the World of Work: Strategies and Methods in Studying Industrial Relations, edited by George Strauss and Keith Whitfield, 31-50. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1998.

“Crossroads in Employment Relations: Approaching a Mutual Gains Paradigm.” Kochan, Thomas A. In Through a Glass Darkly: Building the New Workplace for the 21st Century, edited by James A.Auerbach. Washington, DC: National Policy Association, 1998.

“Labor Policy for the Twenty-First Century.” Kochan, Thomas A. University of Pennsylvania Journal of Labor and Employment Law Vol. 1, No. 1 (1998): 117-131. (1998)

“Human Capital and the American Corporation.” Kochan, Thomas A. Perspectives on Work Vol. 2, No. 1 (1998): 7-12. (1998)

After Lean Production: Evolving Employment Practices in the World Auto Industry. Kochan, Thomas A., Russell D. Lansbury and John Paul MacDuffie. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1997.

"Book Review." Thomas A. Kochan. Review of Organizations in America: Analyzing Their Structures and Human Resource Practices, by Arne L. Kalleberg, David Knoke, Peter V. Marsden and Joe L. Spaeth. American Journal of Sociology, July 1997.

“Rebalancing the Role of Human Resources.” Kochan, Thomas A. Human Resource Management Journal Vol. 36, No. 1 (1997): 121-127. (1997)

“Changing Employment Relations and Governance in the International Auto Industry.” Kochan, Thomas A. and Russell D. Lansbury. The Journal of Management and Governance Vol. 1, No. 1 (1997): 85-102. (1997)

“Dispute Resolution and Team-Based Work Systems.” Cutcher-Gershenfeld, Joel and Thomas A. Workplace Dispute Resolution – Directions for the 21st Century, edited by Sandra E. Gleason. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Press, 1997.

"The American Corporation as an Employer: Past, Present, and Future." Kochan, Thomas A. The Corporation in Modern Society: A Second Look, edited by Carl Kaysen, 242-268. New York, NY: Oxford University Press,1996. (1996)

“What Works at Work: Overview and Assessment.” Ichniowski, Casey, Thomas A. Kochan, David Levine, Craig Olson and George Strauss. Industrial Relations Vol. 35, No. 3 (1996): 299-333. (1996)

“A Grass-Roots Experiment to Resolve Workplace Problems.” Eaton, Susan C. and Thomas A. Kochan. Negotiation Journal Vol. 12, No. 2 (1996): 175-179. (1996)

“New Ideas on Resolving Workplace Disputes: Examples from the U.S. and Abroad.” Kochan, Thomas A. and Susan C. Eaton. Negotiation Journal Vol. 12, No. 2 (1996): 113-117. (1996)

"Launching a Renaissance in International Industrial Relations Research." Kochan, Thomas A. Relations Industrielles Vol. 51, No. 2 (1996): 247-263. (1996)

Human Resource Management in Asian Economies. Verma, Anil, Thomas A. Kochan and Russell Lansbury. London, England: Routledge, 1995.

Culture, Module 10: Managing for the Future. Ancona, Deborah, Thomas Kochan and Maureen Scully. Cincinatti:, OH South-Western Publishing Co., 1995.

Employment Relations in a Changing World Economy. Locke, Richard M., Thomas A. Kochan and Michael Piore. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1995.

"The Limits of Diffusion: Recent Developments in Industrial Relations and Human Resource Practices." Kochan, Thomas A. and Marc Weinstein. In Employment Relations in a Changing World Economy, edited by Richard Locke, Thomas A. Kochan and Michael Piore, 359-384. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, September 1995.

"Using the Dunlop Report to Achieve Mutual Gains." Kochan, Thomas A. Industrial Relations Vol. 34, No. 3 (1995): 350-366. (1995)

"Total Quality Management and Human Resource Systems: An International Comparison." Kochan, Thomas A., Jody Hoffer Gittell and Brenda A. Lautsch. The International Journal of Human Resource Management Vol. 6, No. 2 (1995): 201-222. (1995)

"Do U.S. Firms Invest Less in Human Resources? Training in the World Auto Industry." MacDuffie, John Paul and Thomas A. Kochan. Industrial Relations Vol. 34, No. 2 (1995): 147-168. (1995)

"Book Review: `White-Collar Blues: Management Loyalties in an Age of Corporate Restructuring.'"  Kochan, Thomas A. Review of White-Color Blues: Management Loyalties in an Age of Corporate Restructuring, by Charles Heckscher. Publishers Weekly, Febuary 6, 1995. 

"Reconceptualizing Comparative Industrial Relations: Lessons from International Research." Locke, Richard, Thomas A. Kochan and Michael Piore. International Labour Review Vol. 134, No. 2 (1995): 139-161. (1995)

"Recent Developments in U.S. Industrial Relations." Kochan, Thomas A. and Marc Weinstein. The British Journal of Industrial Relations Vol. 32, No. 4 (1994): 483-504. (1994)

The Mutual Gains Enterprise: Forging a Winning Partnership Among Labor, Management, and Government. Kochan, Thomas A. and Paul Osterman. Boston, MA: Harvard Business School Press, 1994.

"Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management in Korea: Implications for Further Reforms." Kochan, Thomas A. In Korea's Political Economy, Jay-Cho Lee and Yoon H. Kim. San Francisco, CA: Westview Press, 1994.

"Human Resource Strategies and Contingent Workers: The Case of Safety and Health in the Petrochemical Industry." Kochan, Thomas A., Michael Smith, John C. Wells and James B. Rebitzer. Human Resource Management Vol. 33, No. 1 (1994): 55-77. (1994)

"Labor and Employment Policies for a Global Economy." Kochan, Thomas A. Industrial Law Journal Vol. 15 (1994): 689-707. (1994)

"HRM: An American View." Dyer, Lee and Thomas A. Kochan. In Human Resource Management, edited by John Storey, 332-351. London, England: Routledge, 1994.

"Principles for a Post New Deal Employment Policy." Kochan, Thomas A. In Labor Economics and Industrial Relations: Markets and Institutions, Clark Kerr and Paul D. Staudohar. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1993.

"Canadian Labor Policy and Research at a Crossroads." Thomas A. Kochan. In Proceedings of the Canadian Industrial Relations Association. ​Quebec, Canada: 1993.

"The Saturn Partnership: Reinventing the Local Union." Rubinstein, Saul, Michael Bennett and Thomas A. Kochan. In Employee Representation: Alternatives and Future Directions, edited by Bruce E. Kaufman and Morris M. Kleiner, 339-370. Madison, WI: Industrial Relations Research Association, 1993.

"Managing Transformational Change: The Role of Human Resource Management Professionals." Kochan, Thomas A. and Lee Dyer. The International Journal of Human Resource Management Vol. 4, No.3 (1993): 569-590. (1993)

"Toward a Mutual Gains Paradigm for Labor-Management Relations." Kochan, Thomas A. Labor Law Journal Vol. 44, No. 8 (1993): 454-464. (1993)

"Teaching and Building Middle Range Industrial Relations Theory." Kochan, Thomas A. In Industrial Relations Theory, edited by Roy J. Adams and Noah M. Meltz, 353-380. New Brunswick, Canada: Scarecrow Press, 1993.

"Trade Unionism and Industrial Relations: Notes on Theory and Practice for the 1990s." Kochan, Thomas A. In 45th Annual Proceedings of the Industrial Relations Research Association. Champaign, IL: 1993. 

"Crossroads in Employment Relations: Approaching a Mutual Gains Paradigm." Kochan, Thomas A. Looking Ahead (1993.) (1993)

An Introduction to Collective Bargaining and Industrial Relations. Katz, Harry C., Thomas A. Kochan and Alex Colvin. New York, NY: McGraw Hill, 1992.

"International Human Resource Studies: A Review and Critique." Kochan, Thomas A., Lee Dyer and Rosemary Batt. In Research Frontiers in Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management, edited by David Lewin, Olivia S. Mitchell and Peter D. Sherer, 309-340. Madison, WI: Industrial Relations Research Association, 1992.

"The Consequences of a Failed IR System: Contract Workers in the Petrochemical Industry." Kochan, Thomas A. John C. Wells and Michael Smith. Sloan Management Review, July 1992.

"The Management of Contract Workers and the Risks of Accidents: Evidence from the Petrochemical Industry." Thomas A. Kochan and James Rebitzer. 44th Annual Proceedings of the Industrial Relations Research Association. Champaign, IL: 1992. 

"Human Resources, Organizational Governance, and Public Policy: Lessons from Experimentation in the 1980s." McKersie, Robert and Thomas A. Kochan. In Transforming Organizations, edited by Thomas A. Kochan and Michael Useem, 169-187. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1992.

"Systems Thinking and Organizational Learning: Acting Locally and Thinking Globally in the Organization of the Future." Senge, Peter M. and John D. Sterman. In Transforming Organizations, edited by Thomas Kochan and M. Useem, 353-371. New York, NY: Oxford University Press,1992.  (1992)

Transforming Organizations. Kochan, Thomas A. and Michael Useem. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1992.

"Bringing Research to the Classroom: The MIT Auto Case." Kochan, Thomas A. and Ben Whipple. MIT Sloan Management Review, January 1992.

"Employee Participation, Work Redesign and New Technology: Implications for Manufacturing and Engineering Practice." Kochan, Thomas A. In Handbook of Industrial Engineering, edited by Gavriel Salvendy. New York, NY: John Wiley, 1991.

"American Unions and the Future of Worker Representation." Kochan, Thomas A. and Kirsten Wever. In The State of Unions, edited by George Strauss, Daniel Gallagher and Jack Fiorito. Madison, WI: Industrial Relations Research Association, 1991.

"Internal Labor Markets and Employment Security." Kochan, Thomas A. and Paul Osterman. In New Developments in Labor Markets, edited by Katherine Abraham and Robert McKersie. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1991. (1990)

"Comparison of Changes in U.S. and Canadian Industrial Relations." Kochan, Thomas A. and Anil Verma. Labor Law Journal (1990.) (1990)

"Collective Bargaining and New Technology." Kochan, Thomas A. and Boaz Tamir. In New Technology: Perspectives on Human Resources and Industrial Relations, edited by Greg Bamber and Russell Lansbury. London, England: Allen and Unwin, 1989.

"Computer-Aided Monitoring: Its Influence on Employee Job Satisfaction and Turnover." Chalykoff, John and Thomas A. Kochan. Personnel Psychology Vol. 42, No. 4 (1989): 807-834. (1989)

“Beware of the Return to the Labor Wars.” Kochan, Thomas A. The Boston Globe, March 1989.

"Future Directions for American Labor and Human Resources Policy." Kochan, Thomas A. and Robert B. McKersie. Relations Industrielles Vol. 44, No. 1 (1989): 224-244. (1989)

"Enhancing Industrial Relations Innovations in the United States." Thomas A. Kochan. In New Departures in Industrial Relations: Developments in the U.S., the U.K., National Planning Association, 5-10, 1988.

"Looking to the Year 2000: Challenges for Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management." Thomas A. Kochan. In Perspective 2000. Proceedings of a Conference Sponsored by the Economic Council of Canada, edited by Keith Newton, Thomas T. Schweitzer and J.P. Voyer. Ottawa, Canada: December 1988.

"On the Human Side of Technology." Kochan, Thomas A. ICL Technical Journal (1988): 391-400. (1988)

"Recent Developments in U.S. Employee Involvement Activities: Erosion or Transformation?" Cutcher-Gershenfeld, Joel, Thomas A. Kochan and Anil Verma. In Advances in Industrial Relations, edited David Lipsky and Donna Sockell. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, 1988.

"Book Review" Kochan, Thomas A. Review of Innovating to Compete, by Richard Walton. Human Resource Management Journal, September 1988.

"Industrial Relations Agenda for Change: The Case of the United States." Kochan, Thomas A. and Kristen Wever. Labour Vol. 2, No. 2 (1988): 21-56. (1988)

"Employment Security at DEC: Sustaining Values Amid Environmental Change." Kochan, Thomas A., John Paul MacDuffie and Paul Osterman. Human Resource Management Journal Vol. 27, No. 2 (1988): 121-143. (1988)

“Human Resources, Technology, and Economic Performance: Evidence from the Automobile Industry." Thomas A. Kochan and John Paul MacDuffie. In 40th Annual Proceedings of the Industrial Relations Research Association. Champaign, IL: May 1988. 

"The Adaptability of the U.S. Industrial Relations System." Kochan, Thomas A. Science Vol. 240, No. 4850 (1988): 287-292. (1988)

"The Future of Worker Representation: An American Perspective." Kochan, Thomas A. Labour and Society Vol. 13, No. 2 (1988): 184-201. (1988)

"Book Review: The Economics of Collective Bargaining." Kochan, Thomas A. Review of The Economics of Collective Bargaining, by Craypo, Charles. Labor Studies Journal, 1987.

"Labor Arbitration and Collective Bargaining in the 1990s: An Economic Analysis." Kochan, Thomas A. In Gershenfeld, Walter J. (ed.), Arbitration 1986: Current and Expanding Roles. Washington, DC: Bureau of National Affairs, 44-59, 1987.

“Accepting Labor as a Legitimate Partner.” Kochan, Thomas A. The New York Times, July 1987.

"Book Review: Employing Bureaucracy." Kochan, Thomas A. Review of Employing Bureaucracy: Managers, Unions, and the Transformation of Work in American Industry, 1900-1945, by Sanford Jacoby. Industrial and Labor, Relations Review, July 1987.

"Human Resource Management and Business Life Cycles: Some Preliminary Propositions." Kochan, Thomas A. In Human Resource Management in High Technology Firms, edited by Archie Kleingartner and Carolyn S. Anderson, 183-200.  Lexington: Lexington Books, 1987.

"Industrial Relations and Productivity in the U.S. Automobile Industry." Katz, Harry, Thomas A. Kohan and Jeffrey H. Keefe. Brookings Papers on Economic Activity Vol. 1987, No. 3 (1987): 685-715.

"Strategies for Sustaining Innovations in U.S. Industrial Relations." Kochan, Thomas A. Journal of State Government Vol. 60 (1987): 30-35. (1987)

"Macro Determinants of the Future of the Study of Negotiations in Organizations." Kochan, Thomas A. and Anil Verma. In Research on Negotiations in Organizations, edited by Roy J. Lewicki, Blair H. Sheppard and Max H. Bazerman, 287-310. Greenwich, CT: 1986.

The Transformation of American Industrial Relations. Kochan, Thomas A., Harry C. Katz and Robert B. McKersie. New York, NY: Basic Books, 1986. 

"The Effects of Corporate Strategy and Workplace Innovations on Union Representation." Kochan, Thomas A., Robert B. McKersie and John Chalykoff. Industrial and Labor Relations Review Vol. 39, No. 4 (1986): 487-501. (1986)

Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations: Text, Readings and Cases. Kochan, Thomas A. and Thomas A. Barocci. Boston, MA: Little Brown, 1985.

"Comment on What Do Unions Do?" Thomas A. Kochan. In 37th Annual Proceedings of the Industrial Relations Research Association. Champaign, IL: 1985.

"Assessing the Effects of Industrial Relations and Quality of Working Life Efforts on Organizational Effectiveness." Katz, Harry C., Thomas A. Kochan and Mark R. Weber. Academy of Management Journal Vol. 28, No. 3 (1985): 509-527. (1985)

"The Growth and Nature of the Nonunion Sector Within a Firm." Kochan, Thomas A. and Anil Verma. In Challenges and Choices Facing American Labor, edited by Thomas A. Kochan. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1984.

"U.S. Industrial Relations in Transition." Kochan, Thomas A. and Michael Piore. In Challenges and Choices Facing American Labor, edited by Thomas Kochan. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1984.

"Worker Participation and American Unions." Katz, Harry C., Thomas A. Kochan and Nancy Mower. In Challenges and Choices Facing American Labor, edited by Thomas A. Kochan. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press,1984.​ (1984)

Challenges and Choices Facing American Labor. Kochan, Thomas A. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1984.

Worker Participation and American Unions: Threat or Opportunity? Kochan, Thomas A., Harry C. Katz and Nancy R. Mower. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, 1984.

"Will the New Industrial Relations Last? Implications for the Labor Movement." Kochan, Thomas A. and Michael J. Piore. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Vol. 473 (1984): 177-189. (1984)

"The Transformation of the Industrial Relations and Personnel Function."  Kochan, Thomas A. and Peter Cappelli. In Internal Labor Markets, edited by Paul Osterman. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1984.

"Strategic Choice and Industrial Relations Theory and Practice." Kochan, Thomas A., Robert B. McKersie and Peter Cappelli. Industrial Relations Vol. 23, No. 1 (1984): 16-39. (1984)

"Book Review." Kochan, Thomas A. Review of Industrial Democracy in Europe, by Industrial Democracy in European Study Group. Administrative Science Quarterly, December 1983.

"Book Review: The Art and Science of Negotiations." Thomas A. Kochan. Review of The Art and Science of Negotiations, by Howard Raiffa. MIT Sloan Management Review, December 1983.

"Collective Bargaining: Pressures for Change." Kochan, Thomas A. and Robert B. McKersie. Sloan Management Review, 1983.

"European Industrial Relations." Kochan, Thomas A. Review of European Industrial Relations, by Industrial Democracy in Europe Study Group. Organization Studies, December1983. (1983)

"Negotiations in Organizations: Blending Industrial Relations and Organizational Behavior Approaches." Kochan, Thomas A. and Anil Verma. In Negotiating in Organizations, edited by Max H. Bazerman and Roy J. Lewicki. New York, NY: Sage Publications, 1983.

"Industrial Relations Performance, Economic Performance and Quality of Working Life Efforts: An Inter-Plant Analysis." Katz, Harry C., Thomas A. Kochan and Kenneth R. Gobeille. Industrial and Labor Relations Review Vol. 37, No. 1 (1983): 13-17. (1983)

"Collective Bargaining and Income Policies in a Stagflation Economy." Thomas A. Kochan. In Proceedings of the Sixth World Congress of the International Industrial Relations Association. Geneva, Switzerland: 1983.​

"Collective Bargaining, Work Organization, Worker Participation: The Return to Plant Level Bargaining." Kochan, Thomas A. and Harry C. Katz. Labor Law Journal Vol. 34 (1983): 524-529. (1983)

"Worker Participation and American Unions: A Case Study." Thomas A. Kochan. In 1983 McGill Industrial Relations Conference Proceedings, edited by Frances Bairstow. Montreal, Quebec: 1983.

"Step by Step in the Middle East from the Perspective of the Labor Mediation Process." Kochan, Thomas A. In Dynamics of Third Party Intervention: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on International Conflict, edited by Jeffrey Z. Rubin. New York, NY: Praeger, 1981. (1983)

"Canadian Management Policies, Structures and Practices under Collective Bargaining." Kochan, Thomas A. and John Godard. In Union Management Relations in Canada, edited by John C. Anderson, Morley Gunderson and Allen Ponak. Toronto, Canada: Addison Wesley, 1982.

Industrial Relations Research in the 1970s: Review and Appraisal. Kochan, Thomas A., Daniel J.B. Mitchell and Lee Dyer. Madison, WI: Industrial Relations Research Association, 1982.

"Toward a Behavioral Model of Management Under Collective Bargaining." Kochan, Thomas A. In Conflict Management and Industrial Relations, edited by Gerald B. J. Bomers and Richard B. Peterson, 194-211. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer Netherlands, 1982. (1982)

"Review Symposium: Collective Bargaining and Industrial Relations." Kochan, Thomas A. Industrial Relations Vol. 21, No.1 (1982): 73-78.​ (1982)

"An American Perspective on the Integration of the Behavioral Sciences Into Industrial Relations." Kochan, Thomas A. In Industrial Relations and the Behavioral Sciences in Britain, edited by Andrew W. J. Thomson. London, England: Saxon House, 1981.

"Empirical Research on Labor Law: Lessons from Dispute Resolution in the Public Sector." Kochan, Thomas A. Illinois Law Review (1981): 161-81. (1981)

"The Effects of Collective Bargaining on Economic and Behavioral Job Outcomes." Kochan, Thomas A. and David E. Helfman. In Research in Labor Economics, Vol. III. , edited by Ronald G. Enrenberg. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, 1981.

"Estimating the Narcotic Effects: Choosing Techniques that Fit the Problem." Kochan, Thomas A. and Jean Baderschneider. Industrial and Labor Relations Review Vol. 35, No. 1(1981): 21-28. (1981)

Collective Bargaining and Industrial Relations: From Theory to Policy and Practice. Kochan, Thomas A. and Harry C. Katz. Homewood: Irwin, 1980. Second Edition, 1987.

"Industrial Relations Research: An Agenda for the 1980s." Kochan, Thomas A. Monthly Labor Review Vol. 103, No. 9 (1980): 20-25.

"Labor Management Relations Research: The Role of the Department of Labor." Thomas A. Kochan. In 32nd Annual Proceedings of the Industrial Relations Research Association. Champaign, IL: 1980. 

"Collective Bargaining and Organizational Behavior Research." Kochan, Thomas A. In Research in Organizational Behavior, edited by Barry Staw and Larry L. Cummings. Waltham, MA: Elsevier Limited, 1980. (1980)

Dispute Resolution Under Factfinding and Arbitration: An Empirical Analysis. Kochan, Thomas A., Mordechai Mironi, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Jean Baderschneider and Todd Jick. New York, NY: American Arbitration Association, 1979.

"The Dynamics of Dispute Resolution in the Public Sector." Kochan, Thomas A. In Public Sector Bargaining, edited by Benjamin Aaron, Joseph Grodon and James Stern, 150-190. New York, NY: 1979.

"How American Workers View Trade Unions." Kochan, Thomas A. Monthly Labor Review Vol. 102, No. 4 (1979): 23-31. (1979)

"Dependence on Impasse Procedures: Police and Firefighters in New York State." Kochan, Thomas A. and Jean Baderschneider. Industrial and Labor Relations Review Vol. 31, No. 4 (1978): 431-449. (1978)

"The Public Sector Mediation Process: A Theory and Empirical Examination." Kochan, Thomas A. and Todd Jick. Journal of Conflict Resolution Vol. 22, No. 2(1978): 209-240. (1978)

"The Politics of Interest Arbitration." Kochan, Thomas A. The Arbitration Journal Vol. 33, No. 1 (1978): 5-9. (1978)

Public Sector Labor Relations: Analysis and Readings. Lewin, David, Peter Feuille, Thomas A. Kochan and John Delaney. Sun Lakes, AZ: Thomas Horton and Daughters Publishers, 1977.

The Effectiveness of Union-Management Safety Committees. Kochan, Thomas A., Lee Dyer and David Lipsky. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, 1977.

"The Impact of Unionization of Public Sector Supervisors." Wheeler, Hoyt N. and Thomas A. Kochan. Monthly Labor Review Vol. 100, No. 12 (1977): 44-48. (1977)

"An Interindustry Analysis of Bargaining Outcomes: Preliminary Evidence from 2-Digit Industries." Kochan, Thomas A. and Richard N. Block. Quarterly Journal of Economics Vol. 91, No. 3 (1977): 431-452. (1977)

"Interorganizational Relations: Patterns and Motivations." Schmidt, Stuart M. and Thomas A. Kochan. Administrative Science Quarterly Vol. 22, No. 2 (1977): 220-234. (1977)

"Union Attitudes Toward Management Cooperation." Dyer, Lee, David B. Lipsky and Thomas A. Kochan. Industrial Relations Vol.16, No. 2 (1977): 163-172. (1977)

"An Examination of the Dual Impasse Procedures in the Federal Public Service of Canada." Kochan, Thomas A. and John Anderson. Industrial and Labor Relations Review Vol.30, No. 3 (1977): 228-301. (1977)

"Collective Bargaining in the Public Service of Canada: An Evaluation of Some Policy Recommendations." Kochan, Thomas, A. and John Anderson. Relations Industrielles Vol. 32, No. 2 (1977): 234-249. (1977)

"Book Review." Kochan, Thomas A. Review of Bargaining: Formal Theories of Negotiation, by Oran Young. Industrial and Labor Relations Review, October 1976.

"Operationalizing the Concepts of Goals and Goal Incompatibilities in Organizational Behavior Research." Kochan, Thomas A., L.L. Cummings and George P. Huber. Human Relations Vol. 29, No. 6 (1976): 527-554. (1976)

"Theory, Methodology and Policy Evaluation in Collective Bargaining Research." Thomas A. Kochan. In 29th Annual Proceedings of the Industrial Relations Research Association. Champaign, IL: 1976.

"A Model of Organizational Change in the Context of Union-Management Relations." Kochan, Thomas A. and Lee Dyer. Journal of Applied Behavioral Science Vol. 12, No. 1 (1976): 58-78. (1976)

"An Application of a Political Economy Approach to Effectiveness: Employment Service-Employer Exchanges." Schmidt, Stuart M. and Thomas A. Kochan. Administration and Society Vol. 7, No. 4 (1976): 455-475. (1976)

"Municipal Collective Bargaining: A Model and Analysis of Bargaining Outcomes." Kochan, Thomas A. Industrial and Labor Relations Review Vol. 29, No. 1 (1975): 46-66. (1975)

"Book Review." Kochan, Thomas A. Review of Managing Organizational Conflict: A Non-traditional Approach, by Stephen R. Robbins. Administrative Science Quarterly, September 1975.

"Determinants of Power of Boundary Units in an Inter-organizational Bargaining Relationship." Kochan, Thomas A. Administrative Science Quarterly Vol. 20, No. 3 (1975): 434-452. (1975)

"Superior-Subordinate Relations: Leadership and Headship." Kochan, Thomas A., Stuart M. Schmidt and Thomas A. DeCotiis. Human Relations Vol. 28, No. 3 (1975): 279-294. (1975)

"City Government Bargaining: A Path Analysis." Kochan, Thomas A. Industrial Relations Vol. 14, No. 1(1975): 90-101. (1975)

"A Theory of Multilateral Bargaining in City Governments." Kochan, Thomas A. Industrial and Labor Relations Review Vol. 27, No. 4 (1974): 525-542. (1974)

"Book Review." Kochan, Thomas A. Review of The Resolution of Conflict, by Morton Deutsch. Administrative Science Quarterly, June 1974.

Resolving Management Conflict for Labor Negotiations. Kochan, Thomas A. Chicago, IL: International Personnel Management Association, 1973.

"Correlates of Public Sector Bargaining Laws." Kochan, Thomas A. Industrial Relations Vol. 12, No. 3(1973): 322-337. (1973)

"The Concept of Conflict: Toward Conceptual Clarity." Schmidt, Stuart M. and Thomas A. Kochan. Administrative Science Quarterly Vol.17, No. 3(1972): 359-370. (1972)

City Employee Bargaining with a Divided Management. Kochan, Thomas A. Madison, WI: Industrial Relations Research Institute, 1971.

"Interplant Transfer and Terminated Workers: A Comment." Kochan, Thomas A. Industrial and Labor Relations Review Vol. 24, No. 3(1971): 442-446. (1971)

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