Class, Labour Migration and Globalization

7.5 credits

Class, Labour Migration and Globalization, 7.5 credits

Autumn 2023, Full-time, Norrköping

The course addresses international migration, emerging labour regimes and transnational class formations in globality. Against the background of the global economic crisis and neoliberal policy responses, the course introduces contemporary problems of increasing inequalities between and within countries and the role of migration in meeting these challenges.  The course will also address the demographic challenges and the question on how migration regimes interact with welfare and gender regimes around issues of global production chains, distribution, recognition and representation.