ESRC Seminar 2 - Workplace Regulation, Employment and the State

ESRC Seminar Series: Regulation of work and employment: Towards a multidisciplinary, multilevel framework - supported by the Marie Curie ChangingEmployment ITN
Seminar 2 - Workplace Regulation, Employment and the State
Wednesday 16th April 2014. 9 am – 5pm
University of Strathclyde, Lord Hope Building – Room LH / 229a and 229b
141 St James Road, Glasgow G4 0LT

This seminar aims to explore the changing dynamics of workplace relations in the context of declining collective regulation and shifts towards individualistic HRM, the role of trade unionism in supporting and resisting regulation, the quest for mutual gains, and the suitability of the proposition to (re)theorise employment relations and HRM practices to account for the impact of supranational level regulations, as well as the reconfiguration of ‘rules’ at the national level.

Confirmed speakers include:
Brian Garvey (University of Strathclyde)
Nathan Lillie (University of Jyväskylä, Finland)
Robert Mackenzie (Leeds University)
Miguel Martinez Lucio (University of Manchester)
Phil Taylor (University of Strathclyde)
Rafal Tomasiak (Marie Curie Migrant Network association)

Registration: This event is FREE. Refreshments and lunch will be provided. To register, please go to:

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Seminar 2 Organising Team
Paul Stewart, Strathclyde University Business School
Stewart Johnstone, Newcastle University Business School
Claire Scott, ESRC Seminar 2 Administrator

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