Global value chains and local labor conditions: making the connections?

Date: 29 April 2014

Venue: UAntwerp - Stadsampus - Building E - Room E207 - Grote Kauwenberg 2 - 2000 Antwerp

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Organization / co-organization: IOB

Short description: Guest Lecture by Jennifer Bair, University of Colorado

As a comparative sociologist and political economist of globalization, Bair's work is motivated by two main questions:

  • 1) How is economic globalization changing the geography of production and the organization of work across time and space?
  • 2) How do these processes affect the well-being of workers and their communities, particularly in the global South? 

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Entrance fee: Free

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Contact phone: +32 3 265 52 96