A study of political activism in labour courts

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2014

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Booth, James
Freyens, Benoıt Pierre

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Elsevier

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We analyse 1234 judicial decisions to estimate political activism amongst judges arbitrating dismissal disputes in Australian labour courts. The political colour of the appointing political party and judges' work background affect probability of employee

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Economics Letters

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Journal article

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10.1016/j.econlet.2014.03.024

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2037-12-31