FAU Labor Relations Discussion

Many celebrities, such as Kathy Lee Gifford, and top manufacturers, such as Nike, have been accused of producing their wares in “sweatshops.” Define sweatshop. Would you buy a product if you knew it was made in a sweatshop?
Answer the following questions.

  1. Why do foreign auto companies focus on being union-free in the United State?
  2. Why do you think Honda implemented its restrictive hiring policy? Is it an anti-union tactic? Is it discriminatory?
  3. Should Honda’s restrictive hiring policy be illegal? Is it ethical?