Globalization, Labor Flexibility, and Inequalities

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: 418
RC09 Social Transformations and Sociology of Development (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Tamara HERAN, École Hautes Études Sciences Sociales, Chile
Precariousness in Mexico: Labor Trajectories and Meanings of Work (Oral Presentation)
Rocio GUADARRAMA, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico; Alfredo HUALDE, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Mexico; Silvia LOPEZ, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Mexico

The Embedded Economy and National Income Inequality (Oral Presentation)
Anthony ROBERTS, University of California-Riverside, USA

Domestic Workers As Agents for Development? the Migration-Development Nexus Debate Revisited Though the Decent Work Agenda (Oral Presentation)
Nicola PIPER, The University of Sydney, Australia; Sohoon LEE, The University of Sydney, Australia

The Business Case For Labour Broking In South Africa (Oral Presentation)
Tinashe KUSHATA, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Globalisation, Technology Transfer and Growing Inequalities in India (Distributed Paper)
Dr. N.H PATIL, HKES College, Aland, India

“Hypercitizenship” and the Evolution of a Global Identity (Distributed Paper)
Andrea PITASI, Gabriele D'Annunzio University, Italy