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- University of Nottingham, Centre for the Study of Social and Global Justice (CSSGJ)

Dates:December 02-03, 2011
Description:Trade Unions, Free Trade and the Problem of Transnational Solidarity Workshop
Location:Nottingham, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
Subject:We invite papers by academics, trade union researchers and social movement activists in the following areas: - basic analyses of what a ??proper?? free trade system is; - analyses of current free trade policies, the implications of neo-liberalism as well as the concrete results of free trade policies for the populations affected. Can we call the current system a free trade system? - analyses of free trade policies and the relationships with other policies of neo-liberal restructuring; - implications of countries?? structural location in the global economy as well as sectoral specificities for trade unions?? positions on free trade; - analyses of resistance movements to concrete free trade agreements with a specific emphasis on co-operation and/or non ?? co-operation between trade unions and social movements; - analyses of the position of specific trade unions and/or social movements on free trade. [gem?_?? den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]
JEL Code:F


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