América Latina en la historia económica
On-line version ISSN 2007-3496
CAMOU, María Magdalena. Desempeño económico y relaciones de trabajo en la industria uruguaya: la empresa Campomar, 1900-1960. Am. Lat. Hist. Econ [online]. 2012, vol.19, n.1, pp.67-97. ISSN 2007-3496.
The article discusses the relationship between economic performance and changes in labour institutions such as work organization, as well as the characteristics of jobs along the Uruguayan industrialization process based on a study of companies. The case considered is the textile mill Campomar created in 1900, which closed its doors in the late nineties. This article examines the period between the creation of the company and the crisis of industrialization in the mid-fifties.
Keywords : Labour relations; textile industry; Uruguay; business history.