Economic Restructuring and the Politics of Low-Paid and Unwaged Work

Toronto — 27 March 2015. Introductions by Carlo Fanelli and John Shields (Ryerson University), co-editors of Alternate Routes. Presentations by: Stephen McBride and Jacob Muirhead (McMaster University): “Challenging the Low Wage Economy: Living and Other Wages.” Bryan Evans (Ryerson University): “The Living Wage Movement in Canada: Community-based Responses to the expansion of Low Waged Work.” … Watch video »

Toronto — 27 March 2015.

Introductions by Carlo Fanelli and John Shields (Ryerson University), co-editors of Alternate Routes. Presentations by:

  • Stephen McBride and Jacob Muirhead (McMaster University): “Challenging the Low Wage Economy: Living and Other Wages.”
  • Bryan Evans (Ryerson University): “The Living Wage Movement in Canada: Community-based Responses to the expansion of Low Waged Work.”
  • Charity-Ann Hannan (Ryerson University): “Towards Equitable Employment for Illegalized Migrant Workers in Canada: The Role of Unions, NGOs and Community Activists.”

These presentations are part of the Alternate Routes conference “Labour Pains, Capital Gains: The Paradox of Low-Wage, No-Wage Work.”