Affected the 1975 strike by pressmen against the Washington Post. Demonstrates the importance of the past practice of the parties and collective bargaining. Also shows problems with the implementation of the new technologies as well as problems with the management of a newspaper during a strike assigned. The decision point is in the tenth week of the strike, when the pressure from a variety of sources increases.

Affected the 1975 strike by pressmen against the Washington Post. Demonstrates the importance of the past practice of the parties and collective bargaining. Also shows problems with the implementation of the new technologies as well as problems with the management of a newspaper during a strike assigned. The decision point is in the tenth week of the strike, when the pressure from a variety of sources increases.
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William E. Fulmer,
Paul J. Lawrence
Source: Harvard Business School
14 pages.
Release Date: 1 Oktober in 1976. Prod #: 677 076 PDF-ENG
Washington Post (A) HBR case solution