Write a two-page essay that investigates the ways in which a union can increase employment for its members. For example, when unions pay television time to urge consumers to buy certain products, they are helping themselves and the companies with which they work. Be sure to discuss the possibility that unions are not always adversarial with management. Course Textbook McEachern, W. A. (2015). ECON microeconomics (4th ed.). Stamford, CT: Cengage Learning. Striking out in a new direction? Strikes and the displacement thesis. The state and class discipline: European labour market policy after the financial crisis.