Mitbestimmung

Mitbestimmung

A concept in German law whereby employees are given a significant role in the management of a corporation. Under Mitbestimmung, almost half the representatives on most supervisory boards must be elected by employees and/or unions. The word translates as co-determination.
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Although the French gaze across the Rhine and ogle German success, they recognize that essential ingredients of the German formula are missing in France: For instance, Germans have built trust between employers and unions through decades of what they call Mitbestimmung, or co-determination, whereas France is better-known for "boss-nappings" and wildcat strikes than for boardroom confabs between workers and supervisors.
Lastly, elements of the "German Model' such as Mitbestimmung, Mittelstand and the German apprenticeship system can have important structural and policy implications as China continues to grow and experiment with reforms aiming at combining stability, harmony and competitiveness.
2011): Das kapitalmarktorientierte Unternehmen: Externe Erwartungen, Unternehmenspolitik, Personalwesen und Mitbestimmung, edition sigma, Berlin.
This is the prevailing economic system in Germany: a market economy which is corrected by elements of concertation, Mitbestimmung and centralist interventions" (Forte 2008, p.
In a first step, a solution for representative participation would be the progressive and timely generalisation of the German Mitbestimmung governance structure.
Mitbestimmung Modernisieren--Bericht der Kommission Mitbestimmung.
Den Esten fehlte die langste Zeit jegliche Mitbestimmung auf Ebenen standischer und stadtischer Verwaltung, der Religionsausubung, der Kultur und Bildung, sogar in Bereichen des Handels, im Gewerbe und in der Agrarwirtschaft mangelte es an notigen Eigenfreiheiten.
2003), Zeitarbeit-neu geregelt", Mitbestimmung, 49: 34-37.
243) GESETZ UBER DIE MITBESTIMMUNG DER ARBEITNEHMER [MITBESTG], May 4, 1976, BGB1 I 1153 (Ger.
Adorno, Theodor, Hans-Jurgen Krahl y otros (1967), "Uber Mitbestimmung RegelverstoRe und Verwandtes", en Theodor W.
See Arbeitskreis Unternehmerische Mitbestimmung [Working Group on Employee Participation], Entwurf einer Regelung zur Mitbestimmungsvereinbarung sowie zur Grosse des mitbestimmten Aufsichtsrats [Draft Rules for Participation and Agreement to the Size of the Codetermined Supervisory Board], 2009 ZIP, 885, 886-90; Theodor Baums, Reform der unternehmerischen Mitbestimmung in Deutschland [Reform of Codetermination in Germany], 2009 NEUE JURISTISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT SPEZIAL [NJW SPEZIAL] 410.