Read Carlo Fanelli's The Hill Times op-ed "Profiting from the pandemic" co-authored with Heather Whiteside.
Work and Labour Studies Trek-to-Ottawa, 06-08 March 2020. View the slideshow video on YouTube.
Join WKLS program coordinator Professor Carlo Fanelli and others on January 23 to help celebrate their books published this past year. Light refreshments will be served. More information at this link.
Read the Yfile story.
Work and Labour Studies Students are invited to come out to form this year's Work and Labour Studies Student Association (WLSSA). We will be meeting on Monday, November 4 at 13:00 in North Ross 829. The meeting will run for approximately 30-45 mins. The purpose of the meeting is to elect students to serve on […]
The Global Labour Speaker Series welcomes one and all to their latest book launch on Wednesday, October 23 from 16:30-18:30 at Kaneff Tower 519. Links to the event poster and Eventbrite registration.
Join us for our annual Meet & Greet on September 30 from 11:30-13:00 in 701 Ross South. See poster for more information.
Read Carlo Fanelli's Huffington Post op-ed "Leaders Serious About Tackling Low-Wage Work Should Embrace Unions".
‘This inequality is not accidental’: Canadian workers stuck in temporary jobs earn $6 per hour less than permanent workers. More than one-in-eight Canadian employees worked a temporary job in 2018, earning on average $6 per hour less than those working permanent jobs. According to a report by Statistics Canada, published Tuesday, the percentage of Canadian workers […]
So much for ‘austerity-light’ in Ontario - The Ford government’s punishing first budget aligns with the global trend of authoritarian right-wing populism. It’s more like ‘permanent austerity.’ One eminent conservative scholar of public budgeting characterized annual budgets as a record of “victories, defeats, bargains and compromises.” Ontario’s 2019 Budget, the first of the new Conservative government of […]