Conference on

TURKEY AND THE EU:

Work, Employment and Trade Unions



Middle East Technical University
Conference and Convention Hall
1 June 2007

Session 1 .:. 14:00-16:00

Trade Unions, Capital and the EU
Theo Nichols (Cardiff University)

Trade Unions and New Migrants - Organizing Challenges in an Enlarged EU
Sonia McKay (WLRI)

Arms, Employment and the EU
J Paul Dunne (Bristol Business School)

The Eurozone and Financial Integration: The Industrial Relations Issues
John Grahl (Middlesex University)

Convenor: Cem Somel (METU)


16:00-16:30 Coffee break


Session 2 .:. 16:30-18:30

Agricultural Prices, Employment and Productivity in Turkey
Korkut Boratav (Ankara University)

Democratization Process in Turkey and the Conditions of the Working Class
Galip Yalman (METU) and Ali Murat Özdemir (Hacettepe University)

Economic Growth and Employment Generation in Developing Countries: Problems and Paradoxes
Ebru Voyvoda (METU)

Convenor: Steve Jefferys (WLRI)

Organized by

Economic Research Center


Working Lives Research Institute