Part 1: Visit the Web Site of the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA). Click on the Latest News Icon. Review the releases going back to July 2014. Prepare an essay on the Labor Negotiations between the PMA and the Long Shoremanâ€™s Union (ILWU).
Part 2: Comment on the process. How much economic loss was estimated due to the labor issues and associated labor actions? (You can also visit the ILWU website for their perspective).