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The 2nd European Labour History Network Conference will be held in Paris on November 2nd, 3rd and 4th, 2017, following the 1st Conference which was successfully held in Turin in 2015.This conference ... [Event]
In its multi-annual research program WAGE develops three main research areas:1. Global convergence of regional wage Wages and economy/technologyWages and migration2. The issue of a decent wage/wage... [Event]
Start:19:30 uurAmsterdam is de meest multiculturele stad ter wereld, zo luidt de website van de Gemeente Amsterdam. Met 180 nationaliteiten in Amsterdam zijn we statistisch gezien erg multicultureel... [Event]
Over nieuwe kansen op de arbeidsmarkt en de rol van technologieDinsdag 27 september: 20:00 uur Pakhuis de Zwijger, AmsterdamHelp, de robots komen!' of 'Robots pikken banen in': de media staan vol met... [Event]
LATIN AMERICAN LABOR CONGRESS Work and Labourers – Past and Present La Paz, Bolivia – 3-6 May 2017INSTITUTIONS:  IISH -AmsterdamCentro de Investigaciones Sociales (CIS) de la Vicepresidenciadel... [Event]
The German Trade-union Confederation DGB will organize a debate on Global Labour History and its relevance for current trade-union policies.IISH researcher Marcel van der Linden has been invited to... [Event]
"Informalizing Economies:The Present and Past of the Social Question at a Global Level" [Event]
The second General Labour History of Africa (GLHA) conference will be held from 10 to 12 December 2015 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The purpose of this initiative is to publish a seminal work on... [Event]
Dit najaar zendt de VARA de serie De Strijd uit, over de geschiedenis van de arbeider in Nederland. Hiervoor is veel onderzoek gedaan bij het IISG.  Het instituut organiseert daarom drie ‘De Strijd-... [Event]
International Institute of Social HistoryDepartment of History, University of PittsburghEarly modern globalization depended on the mobility and work of millions of workers who performed work that was... [Event]