Karen O'Brien, one of the lead authors of the IPCC's next report, is an optimist. For it is we as a society that holds the key to making the changes that are needed.
The report of the Solar Transitions pilot project in Kenya is now available for download. Download the PDF
More than half of young adults in Norway regularly binge drink. Many of them copy their parents' drinking patterns, according to a new Norwegian study.
- Restructuring and socially managed flexibility in the Norwegian hotel industry Nov 10, 2014
Organizing capacities and union priorities in the hotel sector in Oslo, Dublin, and Toronto
Nov 6, 2014
In this article published in Nordic Journal of Working lIfe Studies, Ann Cecilie Bergene, David Jordhus-Lier and Anders Underthun draw international comparisons between industrial relations regimes in the hotel sector and compare relevant trade union experiences in the selected metropolitan areas of Oslo, Dublin, and Toronto.
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A Hospitable World? Organising Work and Workers in Hotels and Tourist Resorts
Nov 6, 2014
Denne antologien, redigert av David Jordhus-Lier og Anders Underthun, er i stor grad basert på hotellarbeiderstudien som UiO, NIBR og AFI har samarbeidet om siden 2009. I tillegg er det kapitler om arbeid og organisering i hotellbransjen i Goa, Irland, Las Vegas, London og Toronto.
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