Research on Unions.
MDRC prides itself on following the facts. We aim to produce rigorous evidence for policymakers to use in making decisions. There is extensive research into the value of unions, which we encourage you to review.
Having a unionized workforce improves wages, benefits, and working conditions. It does this because the workers create a democratic workplace that values workers' input. Below are several studies that came to these conclusions.
Articles about Unionizing
Here are some articles about non-profit and mission-driven organizations unionizing.
Research from Brookings
Brookings United, the union of staff at the Brooking Institute, has compiled a helpful set of resources their organization has published on the values of a union: