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  Workshop 1.1: Unions as Developers, Enablers and Entrepreneurs in Regional Economies
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  Chair: Claude Rioux (CRIMT)
 
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Ruth Barton
(RMIT University)

Peter Fairbrother
(RMIT University)

Barriers to Unions as Regional Development Actors: Deindustrialisation and Industrial Regeneration in Australia

Language: English
Duration: 18:12

PowerPoint: Barton
 
Ian Thomas MacDonald
(Cornell University)

Placing Labour in the New Urban Economy: An Agenda for Research

Language: English
Duration: 18:16
PowerPoint: MacDonald

 
Antonio Marcos Gomes
(University of Montreal)

Le syndicalisme face aux enjeux socio-environnementaux : le cas de l’exploitation minière à  Malartic

Language: French
Duration: 17:23
PowerPoint: Gomes
 
André Sobczak
(Audencia - PRES LUNAM)
Christelle Havard
(ESC Dijon)

L'engagement des organisations syndicales Frenchs dans la RSE : quelles innovations?

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Duration: 20:51
PowerPoint: Sobczak
 
 
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Q&A

Language: Bilingual
Duration: 27:56
         
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  Workshop 1.2: Learning from Union Renewal in the Global South  
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  Chair: Mona-Josée Gagnon (University of Montreal)  
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Yanick Noiseux
(University of Montreal)

Kimberly Desormeaux
(University of Montreal)

Organisation collective et travail informel : le cas des “Shipbreakers” de Mumbai

Language: French
Duration: 14:08
PowerPoint: Noiseux
 
Carole Yerochewski
(University of Montreal)


Identité des travailleurs de l'économie solidaire au Brésil : l'impact des interactions délibératives

Language: French
Duration: 15:51
 
Mritiunjoy Mohanty
(Indian Institute of Man. Calcutta)


Emerging trends in unionisation and labour organising in India

Language: English
Duration: 16:08
PowerPoint: Mohanty
 
Malcolm MacIntosh
(RMIT University)


Trade Unions under a communist regime: Pressure for change in structure and focus of the Vietnamese trade Union movement

Language: English
Duration: 15:09
PowerPoint: MacIntosh
 
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Jeffrey Hilgert
(University of Montreal)


Envisioning New Models of Worker Protection in a Hazardous, Precarious World

Language: English
Duration: 16:39
 
Q&A

Language: Bilingual
Duration: 28:40
     
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  Workshop 1.3: Unions in the Political Arena  
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  Chair: Jeffrey Hilgert (University of Montreal)  
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Steven Tufts
(York University)


Union Strategy, Populism and the Struggle to Regulate Liquor Distribution: OPSEU and BCGEU Anti-Privatization Campaigns

Language: English
Duration: 15:58
PowerPoint: Tufts
 
Mark Thomas
(York University)

Steven Tufts
(York University)


Union Power and the Populism-Austerity-Labour Nexus

Language: English
Duration: 14:43
PowerPoint: Thomas
 
José Ricardo Ramalho
(Universidade Federal do Rio da Janeiro)

Marcelo Sampaio Carneiro
(Universidade Federal do Marannhão)


Action syndicale, contestation politique et  sidérurgie dans l’Amazonie brésilienne

Language: French
Duration: 14:09
PowerPoint: Ramalho

 
Suzanne Dansereau
(Saint Mary's University)


Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) and the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) in the Global Political Agreement

Language: English
Duration: 15:27
 
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Paul Secunda
(Marquette University Law School)


The Wisconsin Public-Sector Labor
Dispute of 2011


Language: English
Duration: 16:56
 
Q&A

Language: Bilingual
Duration: 23:15
     
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  Workshop 1.4: Labour's Voice in Pension Capital  
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  Chair: Johanne Weststar (Western University)  
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Peter Chapman
(Executive Director, SHARE)


Sustainable markets, sustainable pensions: how are trade unions making the link?

Language: English
Duration: 12:47
 
Larry Beeferman
(Project Director, Pensions and Capital Stewardship Project, LWP, Harvard University)


Managing (?) Labor’s (?) – Pension (?) – Capital (?): Revisiting Stanford

Language: English
Duration: 16:55
PowerPoint: Beeferman
 
Daniel Simard
(General Coordinator, Bâtirente, CSN)


Promouvoir le “S” de “ESG”: le rôle des fonds syndicaux / Fostering the “S” in ESG: the role of labour funds

Language: French
Duration: 15:03
 
Daniel Bourcier
(Development Agent, Relations avec les travailleurs dans les entreprises, Fonds de solidarité FTQ)


La présence syndicale, un atout de développement / Trade union influence: an asset for development

Language: French
Duration: 13:57
 
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Q&A

Language: Bilingual
Duration: 47:17
       
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  Workshop 1.5: High-performance Workplaces and the Governance of the Firm: New roles for unions?  
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  Chair: Jacques Bélanger (Université Laval)    
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Valeria Pulignano
(Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)
Paul Stewart
(Strathclyde University)


Understanding union strategic responses to the management of change in Europe

Language: English
Duration: 20:07
PowerPoint: Pulignano
 
Pierre-Eric Tixier
(Sciences Po Paris)
Corinne Dequecker
(Sciences Po Paris)


It Takes Two to Tango. Comment améliorer les relations de travail dans les entreprises contemporaines ?

Language: French
Duration: 14:47
PowerPoint: Tixier
 
Christian Lévesque
(HEC Montréal)
Hao Hu
(Macao University)


Understanding management strategies towards trade unions in China: from avoidance to accommodation

Language: French
Duration: 17:43
PowerPoint: Lévesque
 
Q&A

Language: Bilingual
Duration: 32:25
 
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  Workshop 1.6: Labour Standards, Labour Law, Collective Bargaining and Unions: What is to be done?  
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  Chair: Harry Arthurs (York University)  
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Gerhard Bosch
(University Duisberg-Essen)
Claudia Weinkopf
(University Duisberg-Essen)


Minimum wages, collectively negotiated wages and wage inequality

Language: English
Duration: 15:03

PowerPoint: Bosch
 
Leah F. Vosko
(York University)
Mark Thomas
(York University)


Expanding the Terrain of Union Activity: Alternative Approaches to Employment Standards Enforcement

Language: English
Duration: 16:19
PowerPoint: Vosko
 
Laurence Léa Fontaine
(UQAM)
Jean Bernier
(Université Laval)


Un régime d’extension juridique renouvelé : un moyen de favoriser la syndicalisation dans des secteurs de PME soumis à une vive concurrence

Language: French
Duration: 12:59
PowerPoint: Fontaine
 
Matthew Dimick
(SUNY Buffalo Law School)

Labor Law and Union Futures: What Do Labor Laws Do?

Language: English
Duration: 14:56
PowerPoint: Dimick
 
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Q&A

Language: Bilingual
Duration: 39:43
       
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