Big Business, Workers and Unions in the Transformation of North America (Fernwood)
by Richard Roman and Edur Velasco Arregui
7:00pm, Saturday April 20, 2013
Ryerson Student Centre, 55 Gould Street, Toront
- SAM GINDIN, Packer Chair in Social Sciences, York University and former chief economist and Assistant to the President of the Canadian Auto Workers
- LEO PANITCH, Canada Research Chair in Comparative Political Economy and Distinguished Research Professor of Political Science, York University
- CHRIS SCHENK, teaches in the Department of Industrial Relations, University of Toronto and is former Research Director of the Ontario Federation of Labour
- KATHERINE SCIACCHITANO is a former labour lawyer and organizer and presently a professor at the National Labor College, Washington, D.C.
- RICHARD ROMAN, Associate Professor Emeritus, Sociology, University of Toronto, and Fellow, Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean, York University
Moderated by TERESA HEALY, Visiting Professor, Institute of Political Economy, Carleton University and Senior Researcher, Canadian Labour Congress
Music by Healy and Juravich
Co-sponsored by Fernwood Publishing and Ryerson Student Union
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