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National War labor Board (NWLB)
1. who created it


1. President Wilson

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National War labor Board (NWLB)
2. when was it created

2. 1918

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National War labor Board (NWLB)
3. why was it created

3. settle disputes between workers and employers

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National War labor Board (NWLB)
4. what did it ensure

4. production wouldn't be interrupted by strikes

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why did position of workers and unions improve

increased demand for products
more opportunity to increase profits
more conciliatory towards workers

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what did the government do to ensure production was maintained

recognised and negotiated with unions through National War Labor Board NWLB

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what happened as a result of negotiations through NWLB

length of working hours limited to 8
in return workers agree to no-strike policy