Seniority in union contracts

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** The name of the book is: Labor Relations, Striking a Balance, 5th Edition. Author: John Budd.

** The ISBN is: 978-1-259-41238-7

In a minimum of 300 words, answer the following discussion question.  You may use any authoritative resources you find helpful, including our textbook.

Here is your question:

Explain the importance of seniority in union contracts and discuss the various ways in which seniority is used in making job-related decisions. Why is seniority preferable to other methods of making these same decisions?