Recent & Upcoming Talks

2019

What motivates or discourages employees to take up company-level union roles?

Impact on workers of e-commerce and self-checkout: truly disruptive or part of a long-running trend?

Hoeveel inspraak willen werknemers op hun werk, hoeveel hebben ze, en wat zijn de gevolgen van het verschil daartussen?

Wat is de impact van werknemersinspraak, werkgeverssteun, en de preventieadviseur op psychosociale risico’s?

The most direct routes in R to get your data on a (interactive) map.

2018

A virtual tour of Leuven, illustrating core sociological concepts.

Why trading labor and apples is something different.

Italian city-sized labor-capital compromises, in both progressive-humanist and Fascist flavours.

Where is the bargaining space in times of competitive corporatism?

A descriptive dive into (self-)exclusion mechanisms at play for female shop stewards.

Having a voice at work is linked to civic behaviour and attitudes. What does this mean for trade unions and democracy?

2017

How can social dialogue-mechanisms contribute to realising the Sustainable Development Goals?