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Paul Marginson

The Changing Nature of Collective
Employment Relations
 (PDF Document)

Presentation at Manchester IR Society 50th Anniversary Conference, November 2014

Paul Marginson and [Christian Welz]

Between the Crisis and the EU’s economic governance regime: European wage-setting mechanisms under pressure (PDF Document)

Paper presented at IREC, September 2014, Dublin

Paul Marginson

Coordinated bargaining in Europe: From incremental corrosion to frontal assault? (PDF Document)

Paper presented at IREC, September 2013, Bucharest

Guglielmo Meardi and Paul Marginson

Global Labour Governance: Potential and Limits of an Emerging Perspective (PDF Document)

Paper presented at WES, September 2013, Warwick

Dimitrinka Stoyanova

and [Nick Butler]

The Working Lives of Comedy Performers (PDF Document)

Paper presented at WES, September 2013, Warwick

Guglielmo Meardi

Unions between national politics and transnational migration: A comparison of Germany, UK and France (PDF Document)

Paper presented at SASE, June 2013, Milan

Paul Marginson and Manuela Galetto

Engaging with flexibility and security: rediscovering the role of collective bargaining (PDF Document)

Paper prepared for the Symposium ‘Collective bargaining and the flexibility-security agenda’, European ILERA Conference, June 2013, Amsterdam,

Linda Dickens

The Role of Conciliation in the Employment Tribunal system (PDF Document)

Paper presented at the University of Bristol, November 2012 as part of the seminar ‘Access to Justice in the Employment Tribunal’. Papers from the seminar are being published by Institute of Employment Rights.

Orestis Papadopoulos

Greek and Irish trade unions responses to youth unemployment  (PDF Document)

Paper presented at IREC, September 2012, Lisbon

Guglielmo Meardi and [Antonio Martín Artiles, Oscar Molina Remo and Axel van den Berg]

Migration and Labour Market Uncertainty in the Light of the Crisis Segregation and Social Sustainability in Three European Countries and Two Sectors (PDF Document)

Paper presented at ILERA (IIRA) World Congress, July 2012, Philadelphia

Manuela Galetto, Paul Marginson and [Catherine Spieser]

Collective bargaining and the changing governance of hospitals:A comparison between United Kingdom, Italy and FranceA comparison between United Kingdom, Italy and France (PDF Document)

Paper presented at the SASE Conference, June 2012, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge
Guglielmo Meardi Peripheral convergence in the crisis? Southern and Eastern European labour markets and industrial relations (PDF Document)

 

Paper presented at the SASE Conference, June 2012, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge

Paul Marginson

(Re)assessing the shifting contours of Britain’s collective industrial relations (PDF Document)

Paper presented at Industrial Relations Conference in Honour of Professor William Brown, June 2012, University of Cambridge

[Tony Edwards], Paul Marginson and [Anthony Ferner]

Multinational Companies in Cross-National Context: Integration, Differentiation and the Interactions between MNCs and Nation States (PDF Document)

Paper presented at International conference on 'Methods and methodologies in social science', April 2012, Louvain-la-Neuve / Leuven

Guglielmo Meardi

Employment relations under external pressure: Italian and Spanish reforms in 2010-12(PDF Document)

Paper presented at International Labour Process Conference, March 2012, Stockholm

Orestis Papadopoulos

Debates about the European Employment Strategy and the Greek and Irish employment policies (PDF Document)

Paper presented at European Doctoral Workshop in Industrial Relations, September 2011, London

Manuela Galetto, Paul Marginson and [Catherine Spieser]

Collective bargaining and the changing governance of hospitals: A comparison between United Kingdom, Italy and France A comparison between United Kingdom, Italy and France (PDF Document)

Paper presented at IREC conference, September 2011, Barcelona

Guglielmo Meardi

Flexicurity & State Traditions: The Europeanisation of Employment Policies before and after the Economic Crisis (PDF Document)

 

Paper presented at European Sociological Association Conference, September 2011, Geneva

Guglielmo Meardi, [Mariona Lozano Riera and Antonio Artiles Martín]

International Migration of Health Workers: Can Spain Follow the British Steps? (PDF Document)

Paper presented at IREC conference, September 2011, Barcelona


Juan López-Cotarelo

HR Discretion: Understanding Line Managers’ Role in Human Resource Management Resource Management (PDF Document)

Paper presented at Academy of Management, August 2011, San Antonio

 

Heather Connolly, [Stefania Marino and Miguel Martinez Lucio]

Justice for Janitors goes Dutch: The Possibilities and Limitations of an Organising Approach in the Netherlands for a Sustained Union Renewal (PDF Document)

Paper presented at BUIRA conference, July 2011, Greenwich

 

Heather Connolly, [Miguel Martínez Lucio and Stefania Marino]

Comparing and Contrasting Trade Union Responses to Questions of Migration: A Comparison of Union Strategies for Decent Work in the Netherlands, Spain and the United Kingdom (PDF Document)

Paper presented to the 2nd Regulating Decent Work Conference, ILO, July 2011, Geneva

Michel Goyer and [Dong Kwan Jung]

Diversity of Institutional Investors and Foreign Blockholdings in France: The Evolution of an Institutionally Hybrid Economy (PDF Document) Paper presented at SASE Annual Meeting, June 2011, Madrid
Guglielmo Meardi, [Antonio Martín Artiles and Axel Van den Berg] Labour Market Uncertainty and Migration Policy: Canadian, German and Spanish experiences compared Canadian, German and Spanish experiences compared (PDF Document)  Paper presented at SASE Annual Meeting, June 2011, Madrid

Paul Marginson and [Maarten Keune]

European social dialogue as multi-level governance: towards more autonomy and new dependencies (PDF Document)

Paper presented at the 18th Council of European Studies conference, June 2011, Barcelona

Melanie Simms Young workers in crisis: social partner responses around the European Union (PDF Document)

Paper presented to the International Labour Process Conference, April 2011, Leeds

Juan López-Cotarelo HR discretion: understanding line managers’ role in Human Resource Management(PDF Document) Paper presented at European Doctoral Workshop in Industrial Relations, September 2010, Aix-en-Provence
Emma Stringfellow

The responses of German trade unions to ‘Diversity Management’ strategies: A strategy strengthened by Co-determination or a strategy to undermine it? (PDF Document)

Paper presented at European Doctoral Workshop in Industrial Relations, September 2010, Aix-en-Provence

[Vera Glassner, Maarten Keune] and Paul Marginson

Collective Bargaining in a Time of Crisis (PDF Document)

Paper presented at Governance of Uncertainty and Sustainability (GUSTO) Project Annual Meeting, September 2010, Paris

[Tony Edwards] and Paul Marginson

Multinational Companies in Cross-National Context (PDF Document)

Paper presented at the Conference on employment practice in multinational companies, September 2010, ILR School, Cornell University

[J. Ryan Lamare, Patrick Gunnigle], Paul Marginson and [Gregor Murray]

Employee Representation, Multinational Companies and Institutional Context: Union Recognition in Canada, Ireland, and the United Kingdom (PDF Document)

Paper presented at the Conference on employment practice in multinational companies, September 2010, ILR School, Cornell University

Paul Marginson, [Jonathan Lavelle, Javier Quintanilla, Rocío Sanchez Mangas], Duncan Adam

Variations in Transnational Employee Voice: social dialogue through European Works Councils (PDF Document)

Paper presented at the Conference on employment practice in multinational companies, September 2010, ILR School, Cornell University

Melanie Simms Union identities in post‐industrial society: evidence from the UK industrial society: evidence from the UK (PDF Document) Paper presented at the 25th Employment Research Unit (ERU) annual conference, September 2010, Cardiff
Deborah Dean Acting Up? What the election of the first woman General Secretary of Equity can tell us about gendered disadvantage in the trade union movement (PDF Document)

Presentation at Leverhulme Trust UK-US International Network on Gender, Unions and Leadership, September 2010, Queen Mary, University of London

Paul Edwards Illicit Practices and ‘Fiddles’ in the Contemporary World of Work: Mars-ism Revisited (PDF Document) Paper presented at the Work, Employment & Society Conference, September 2010, Brighton
Melanie Simms and [Jane Holgate] Organising under New Labour: Evaluating Union Renewal Initiatives since 1997 (PDF Document) Paper presented at the BUIRA conference, July 2010, Manchester
Christina Niforou Multi-level dynamics and compliance in global labour governance: the case of International Framework Agreements (PDF Document) Paper presented at the IIRA European Congress, June 2010, Copenhagen
Linda Dickens

Legal Regulation and HR Practice (PDF Document)

 

Presentation to Symposium on Equality and Diversity Issues in the Workplace, June 2010, organised by Oxford Brookes University. Worcester College, Oxford

Mark Hall , John Purcell, Michael Terry, [Sue Hutchinson and Jane Parker]

Assessing the impact of the UK’s new regulatory framework for employee consultation(PDF Document)

Paper presented at the Annual CIRA Meeting / International CRIMT Conference, June 2010, Quebec

Melanie Simms

 

Workplace representatives in service sector organising campaigns: roles and tensions (PDF Document)

 

Paper presented at the Annual CIRA Meeting / International CRIMT Conference, June 2010, Quebec

 

[Simon Deakin] and Aristea Koukiadaki

Systemic Deliberation, Social Dialogue and Contractual Learning: The Case of Terminal 5 (PDF Document)

Paper presented at Reflexive Governance in the Public Interest (REFGOV) & Democratic Governance and Collective Action (DEMOGOV) conference, May 2010, Brussels

Deborah Dean

Contingent power in contingent work: must the show go on? (PDF Document)

Paper presented at International Labour Process Conference, March 2010, Rutgers University, New York

Anne-marie Greene and [Gill Kirton]

The value of investigating stakeholder involvement in diversity management (PDF Document)

Paper presented at ESSEC Diversity and Performance Chair Academic Conference, April 2010, Paris

[Franz Traxler†, Sonja Strohmer] and Guglielmo Meardi

 The barriers to effective EWCs in Central Eastern Europe: An analysis of sector effects in the Czech Republic An analysis of sector effects in the Czech Republic (PDF Document)

Paper for the Conference: ‘Perspectives for industrial relations in Europe’, April 2010, Parma

Guglielmo Meardi

Labour mobility, union immobility? Trade unions & migration in the EU (PDF Document)

 

Paper presented at Sociological Workshop: Social Inequalities and Migration in Post-Communist Societies, September 2009, Poznań, Poland

[J. Ryan Lamare, Patrick Gunnigle], Paul Marginson and [Gregor Murray]

 

 

Multinationals’ union avoidance practices at new sites: Transatlantic variations (PDF Document)

Paper for MNCs Symposium at the IIRA World Congress, August 2009, Sydney

Paul Marginson, [Jonathan Lavelle, Javier Quintanilla and Rocío Sanchez Mangas]

 

Transnational Employee Voice in Multinational Companies: variable dialogue in European Works Councils (PDF Document)

Paper for MNCs Symposium at the IIRA World Congress, August 2009, Sydney

Mike Terry, John Purcell, Mark Hall, [Sue Hutchinson and Jane Parker]

 

Towards a ‘legislatively-prompted voluntarism’?: the impact of the UK Information and Consultation of Employees Regulations. (PDF Document)

Paper presented at the IIRA World Congress, August 2009, Sydney

Linda Dickens

Delivering fairer workplaces through statutory rights? Enforcing employment rights in Britain. (PDF Document)

 

Paper presented at the IIRA World Congress, August 2009, Sydney

[Tony Edwards], Paul Marginson, Paul Edwards, [Anthony Ferner and Olga Tregaskis]

A Transnational Logic in the Management of Labour in Multinational Companies? Understanding Variation by Nationality and International Integration (PDF Document)

Paper prepared for the SASE conference, July 2009, Paris
Paul Marginson and Guglielmo Meardi

Big players, different rules? Multinationals and collective bargaining in Europe (PDF Document)

Paper prepared for the SASE conference, July 2009, Paris
Melanie Simms

Appropriating the brand: union organising in frontline service work (PDF Document)

 

Paper presented at the 27th International Labour Process Conference, April 2009, Edinburgh
Linda Dickens The point of industrial relations. Rising to the Challenges (PDF Document)

A shorter version of this paper was presented at a BUIRA one-day conference ‘In Defence of Critical Social Science: The continuing value of Industrial Relations’ December 2008, Manchester

Guglielmo Meardi, [Sonja Strohmer and Franz Traxler] Lights and shadows of direct participation in foreign companies in the Czech Republic (PDF Document)

 

 

Paper presented at the 3rd European Congress of the Work and Labour Network, European Workplace Participation Forum, September 2008, Rome

 

Guglielmo Meardi Capital mobility, labour mobility, union immobility? Trade unions facing multinationals and migration in the EU (PDF Document) Paper presented at the 1st Forum of the International Sociological Association, September 2008, Barcelona

 

Linda Dickens  Regulating for equality in employment – is Britain on the right road with the Single Equality Bill? (PDF Document)

 

Paper presented at the Third International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, July 2008, Prato, Italy

[Juliusz Gardawski] and Guglielmo Meardi

 

Explaining failures and chances of Polish 'social pacts' (PDF Document) Paper prepared for the SASE conference, July 2008, Costa Rica
Anne-marie Greene and [Gill Kirton] Diversity management needs downsizing: The case of a government department (PDF Document) Paper presented at the BUIRA conference, June 2008, Bristol
Melanie Simms and [Jane Holgate] Is there an organising ‘model’? An empirical critique (PDF Document) Paper presented at the BUIRA conference, June 2008, Bristol
[Tony Edwards], Paul Edwards, [Anthony Ferner], Paul Marginson and [Olga Tregaskis] Multinational Companies and the Diffusion of Employment Practices from Outside the Country of Origin: Explaining Variation across Firms (PDF Document) Paper presented at the IREC (Industrial Relations in Europe) conference, June 2008, Greenwich
Emma Stringfellow

Egalité, liberté, fraternité… et diversité ? The views of French trade unions (PDF Document)

 

Paper presented at the IREC (Industrial Relations in Europe) conference, June 2008, Greenwich
Mark Hall

EU regulation and the UK employee consultation framework (PDF Document)

 

Paper presented at LSE workshop on economic democracy, May 2008
Paul Edwards, [Sukanya Sengupta and Chin-Ju Tsai] Reproducing but Potentially Challenging the Low-skills Equilibrium: A Study of Small Food Manufacturing Firms in the UK (PDF Document) Paper presented at the International Labour Process Conference, Dublin, March 2008
Paul Edwards Workplace Regimes and the Governance of the Employment Relationship: Re-establishing the Connections in Liberal Market Economies (PDF Document) Paper presented at the International Labour Process Conference, Dublin, March 2008
Jane Parker The TUC and civil alliance building: towards social movement unionism? (PDF Document) Paper presented at the AIRAANZ (Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand) conference, Melbourne, February 2008
Paul Marginson The transnational dimension to collective bargaining in a European context (PDF Document)

Paper presented at an ETUI/GURN/ILO Workshop on 'Collective Bargaining in Global Context', January 2008, Brussels