The payments could be characterised by the legal recognition of the ‘three preparations for labour market flexibility’ in return for the abolition of the ‘three prohibitive measures in labour relations’. However, while a temporary suspension was granted to union pluralism, at least till 2000, the bills would enable collective dismissals with an immediate effect. This sparked the largest basic strike in Korean history. Facing such sturdy resistance from labour unions, the government launched amendments to the labour regulation in March 1997 in order that collective dismissals for pressing managerial reasons were suspended for two years. A central thesis within the Nordic negotiated political financial system tradition is that strains of co-operation and battle in industrial regulation don’t run along institutional boundaries like market, politics and administration, as is largely assumed in liberal state theory, but reduce right through every of these institutions.
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