The Effect of Collective Bargaining on Teacher Pay: A Review of the Evidence
Lipsky, David B.
This analysis examines the effect of collective bargaining on teacher pay in the light of an early theory of teacher bargaining power. Trends in the salaries of teachers are discussed, and the methodology and results of major studies are critically analyzed. The problems with existing research are noted and suggestions for researchers and all partisans are presented.
collective bargaining; teacher pay; public education
Required Publisher Statement: © SAGE. Reprinted with permission. All rights reserved. Final version published as: Lipsky, D. B. (1982). The effect of collective bargaining on teacher pay: A review of the evidence. Educational Administration Quarterly, 18(1), 14-42. doi: 10.1177/0013161X82018001003