§ 15. Mr. Dalyell
asked the Secretary of State for Employment and Productivity if she will negotiate a research contract with the Economics Faculty of an appropriate university, with a view to general studies, involving the social and economic consequences of a number of mergers in industry.
§ Mr. Hooley
Could my hon. Friend's Department bring some pressure to bear on the Industrial Reorganisation Corporation to have consultations with the trade unions as well as with private employer interests when involved in far-reaching measures which may result in substantial redundancies?