BJIR Annual Lecture 2013 with Professor Ruth Milkman (CUNY)
Professor Ruth Milkman of the City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Center (Sociology) gave the BJIR Annual Lecture on 21st January 2013. The lecture was chaired by Professor Craig Calhoun, Director of the LSE.
The title of the lecture was 'U.S. Labour in the New Gilded Age’. Against the background of the relentless decline of union density and power, and the growth of inequality and precarious forms of work, Professor Milkman explored the recent proliferation of new forms of labour organization, with illustrations from the United States, and the challenges these forms of organization are facing.
Please note Prof Milkman Lecture will be published as an article at the BJIR.
You can download Prof Milkman's Presentation here.