I think there is a consensus that the unions will try to maintain as much of the status quo as they can by convincing members to stay with the union. However, what if the workers for whatever reason choose a different course in large numbers?
Michael Fiorillo sent me this long discussion from In These Times with three labor experts. Some thought provoking ideas for me came from Shaun Richman, a former AFT organizer.
Here is an excerpt: