Labour strikes cost the world economy billions of dollars per year. In 2014, South Africa experienced at least 88 labour strikes, costing the economy roughly $500 million according to government estimates .
CYTORA LABOUR STRIKE DATASET
We use a hybrid approach of machine learning paired with a rules-based methodology to objectively capture and structure labour strike events occurring globally. Available as a historical dataset and real-time news feed.
Our data includes:
- Location of labour strike
- Sectors and companies affected
GLOBAL LABOUR STRIKES
LIVE DATE: 01/04/2015