Posts by Andreas Bieler

Andreas Bieler, Professor of Political Economy and Fellow of the Centre for the Study of Social and Global Justice in the School of Politics and International Relations at Nottingham University

Trade unions, free trade and the problem of transnational solidarity

Andreas Bieler

Successfully contesting neoliberal globalisation will require more transnational solidarity between trade unions Tensions between European trade unions and unions from the Global South over international free trade developed into open confrontation during talks over the revival of the Doha round of World Trade Organization (WTO) talks in 2008. The European Metal Workers Federation (EMF) and the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association … Continue reading

11 April 2013 by Andreas Bieler
Categories: Global South, SPERI Comment, Trade Unions Tags: