Globalisation, Labour Markets and Communities in Contemporary Britain

MacKinnon, D., Cumbers, A. , Featherstone, D., Ince, A. and Strauss, K. (2011) Globalisation, Labour Markets and Communities in Contemporary Britain. Other. Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York.

MacKinnon, D., Cumbers, A. , Featherstone, D., Ince, A. and Strauss, K. (2011) Globalisation, Labour Markets and Communities in Contemporary Britain. Other. Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York.

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Abstract

Conventional approaches to globalisation assume that increased global connections are a source of opportunity and empowerment. Through interviews and focus groups with people in three UK communities (north-east Lincolnshire, Greater Glasgow and west London/'Heathrow Village'), this study examines experiences of, and responses to, globalisation in the aftermath of the recession.

Item Type:Research Reports or Papers (Other)
Status:Published
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:MacKinnon, Dr Daniel and Cumbers, Professor Andrew
Authors: MacKinnon, D., Cumbers, A., Featherstone, D., Ince, A., and Strauss, K.
College/School:College of Social Sciences > Adam Smith Business School > Management
College of Science and Engineering > School of Geographical and Earth Sciences
Publisher:Joseph Rowntree Foundation

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