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The artistic precariat

Alison Bain and Heather McLean.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

March 2013; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour Standards: National and International; Economic Sociology; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining. 10679 words.

This article examines how some artists have collectively negotiated precarity in Toronto’s cultural sector during the last 2 decades through two arts experiments: the Waterfront Trail...

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Beyond firm-centrism: re-integrating labour and capitalism into global commodity chain analysis

Ben Selwyn.

in Journal of Economic Geography

January 2012; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; International Relations and International Political Economy; Labour and Demographic Economics; Economic Development. 10406 words.

Since the mid-1990s, global commodity chain (GCC) analysis has contributed much to our understanding of processes of globalization and development. It has however, broadly failed to...

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Can Agricultural Cooperatives Reduce Poverty? Heterogeneous Impact of Cooperative Membership on Farmers' Welfare in Rwanda

Ellen Verhofstadt and Miet Maertens.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

March 2015; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Agricultural Economics. 7667 words.

We analyze the inclusiveness and effectiveness of agricultural cooperatives in Rwanda. We estimate mean income and poverty effects of cooperative membership using propensity score matching...

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Capital account openness and the labour share of income

Arjun Jayadev.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

May 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment; General Aggregative Models; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; International Finance. 8695 words.

This paper investigates the relationship between capital account openness and the share of labour in national income. Employing a new index of financial openness and a cross-country panel...

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Co-determination and innovation

Kornelius Kraft, Jörg Stank and Ralf Dewenter.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

January 2011; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 11905 words.

This paper examines the effect of the German co-determination law of 1976 (MitbestG) on the innovative activity of German firms. Co-determination applies to firms with 2,000 employees or...

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Contradictions and misalignments in the EU approach towards the gender pay gap

Marco Peruzzi.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

March 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour Standards: National and International; Employment and Labour Law; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Labour Discrimination. 15508 words.

The aim of this paper is to highlight the tensions within the EU’s ‘governance architecture’ concerning pay equality. Specifically, after a preliminary outline of the theoretical discussion...

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Corporate Governance Objectives of Labor Union Shareholders: Evidence from Proxy Voting

Ashwini K. Agrawal.

in The Review of Financial Studies

January 2012; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Corporate Governance; Mergers and Acquisitions; Corporate Regulation; Law and Economics. 18191 words.

Labor union pension funds have become increasingly vocal in governance matters; however, their motives are subject to fierce debate. I examine the proxy votes of AFL-CIO union funds around...

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Corporate social responsibility and labour agency: the case of Nike in Pakistan

Peter Lund-Thomsen and Neil M. Coe.

in Journal of Economic Geography

March 2015; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour Standards: National and International; International Factor Movements and International Business; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Manufacturing. 11339 words.

This article examines the circumstances under which corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives facilitate and/or constrain labour agency in global production networks (GPNs). Using a...

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The Determinants of Earnings Inequalities: Panel Data Evidence from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Andrew Kerr and Francis Teal.

in Journal of African Economies

August 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Particular Labour Markets; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Economic Development. 11515 words.

In this article we analyse the relative importance of individual ability and labour market institutions, including public sector wage setting and trade unions, in determining earnings...

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Determinants of Producers' Participation in Agricultural Cooperatives: Evidence from Northern China

Shi Zheng, Zhigang Wang and Titus O. Awokuse.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

March 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economywide Country Studies; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Agricultural Economics. 6892 words.

Agricultural producer cooperatives are of great significance to the development of agricultural productivity and can provide improved economic welfare benefits to farmers. However, such...

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