This Global Policy Special Issue on public and private protections of labor and social standards in the global economy, edited by Luc Fransen and Brian Burgoon, explores whether public and private regulations of such standards develop in harmony or tension with one another.
Special Issue: Public and Private Labor Standards Policy in the Global Economy
Global Policy’s May 2017 issue contains research articles on AI development, tax and multinational companies, the global economy, and planning in intergovernmental organizations. It has a special section on ‘Sustainability in Oceans Governance: The High Stakes of Blue Growth’.
Vol 8, Issue 2, May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as policy analysts with Sheffield University's Global Learning Opportunities in the Social Sciences (GLOSS) initiative. Catch up with all their blogs and papers here.

 


Catch-up with the serialisation of Global Policy’s next e-book ‘The Future of the Middle East’. Produced in collaboration with the Arab Digest and Guest Edited by Hugh Miles and Alastair Newton, it examines the breakdown of the region’s old order and what may come next. Click here to read the free chapters.

Spotting the Difference? The G7 and “Anti-Protectionism” GLI G7 Team - 29 May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as policy analysts with...

Why use One Word when Two will do? The Length of the Summit Communiqué GLI G7 Team - 28 May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as policy analysts with...

Add Facebook as a Friend to Fight Terror GLI G7 Team - 28 May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as policy analysts with...

Spotting the Difference? The G7 and “Anti-Protectionism” GLI G7 Team - 27 May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as policy analysts with...

The Universe Stops at Land’s End: The Parochial British Media GLI G7 Team - 27 May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as policy analysts with...

Is the Glass Half Full or Half Empty for G7 Gender Equality? GLI G7 Team - 27 May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as policy analysts with...


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