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While making payments more convenient many FinTech solutions exploit our digital footprints. Opening the ‘black box’ of such technologies is crucial to ensure we benefit from their fusion into our lives.
When shopping is not feeding capitalism but the only way of fighting for freedom
While activist coalitions have forced the end of state-sanctioned forced labour in Uzbekistan, the rise of the private sector and continued undermining of political and social rights may mean exploitation in the cotton sector persists.
Despite drastic changes to the economy and labour market in recent decades, trade unions continue to be pivotal stakeholders in current social movements.
How is social contestation – driven by social movement coalitions, consumer organising, activists and trade unions – shaping (or not […]
We are delighted to announce the appointment of three new members of the leadership team of SPERI’s Doctoral Researchers Network.
SPERI’s Doctoral Researcher Network (DRN) has hosted its annual introductory event for the new semester, and has announced plans to host two further events this semester.
SPERI has launched a new network for doctoral researchers at the University of Sheffield.