Geraint Harvey and Andy Hodder, the Capitalism Group
"What Do Unions Do... to Ensure Corporate Social Performance? Or Saving Capitalism by Making it Good"
Room 204, 2.00pm
Dr Krzysztof Stachowiak, Institute of Socio-Economic Geography and Spatial Management, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland
'Examining the interplay of the global and the local dimensions in the creative economy'
Room 105, 12.00-1.00pm
Wang Xueyuan, visiting scholar, BBS, Enterprise R&D alliance innovation resources optimal management research.
Andy Hodder , BBS, Organising for what? A case study of the Public and Commercial Services union
Tom Coogan, The dark side of the rules of humour.
Pete Dawson School of Economics University of East Anglia, Olympic news and attitudes towards the Olympics: A compositional time-series analysis of how sentiment is affected by events.
Gill Bentley, BBS, The Changing Geography of the European Auto Industry.
Olivier Choiniere, visiting scholar BBS, Austerity measures in response to public finance crises: the historical trajectories of administrative and financial reforms in Canada.
Sangeeta Khorana, Aberystwyth University, Tariff Escalation, Export Shares and Economy-wide Welfare: A Computable General Equilibrium Approach.
Esin Yoruk, SSEES, Entrepreneurial Propensity of Innovation Systems: Theory, Methodology and Evidence.
Bert Clough - Research and Strategy Manager, Unionlearn, TUC
Maki Umemura - University of Cardiff
Thursday 8th November
Lisa De Propris - Birmingham Business School
"Rebalancing the economy: it is all about content"
Alex Bryson - Centre for Economic Performance, National Institute of Economic and Social Research
"Are You Happy While You Work?" (with George MacKerron)
Randolph Bruno - University College London
"Institutional Quality and MNC Investment: Evidence from Russia"
Francis Greene - Birmingham Business School
"Does Failure Breed Entrepreneurial Success? Evidence from the KfW/ZEW-Start-Up-Panel"