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January 15, 2013

How Global Migration Changes the Workforce Diversity Equation

Call for Papers
How Global Migration Changes the Workforce Diversity Equation

May 31-June 1, 2013
UCLA

Sponsored by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment and ADAPT, an Italian research center on workforce issues.

Web announcement: www.irle.ucla.edu/documents/Call-Globalmigration-Workforcediversity-DeadlineJan2013.pdf

IRLE and ADAPT invite professors, researchers, doctoral students, experts, practitioners and all those interested in the conference topics, from the perspectives of multiple disciplines - including, but not limited to, economics, history, sociology, political science, labor and employment law, industrial relations, and human resource studies - to submit papers focused on the issues of this conference. Deadline for abstract submission is January 31, 2013 via website moodle.adaptland.it/course/view.php?id=22. (You will need to go to the Login page and click on "Create a New Account"). We particularly encourage graduate students to submit papers, and anticipate organizing one or more panels especially for graduate students.

It is expected that the best papers among those selected for the conference will be published in a volume of ADAPT Labour Studies Book Series edited by Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

Six scholarships of up to $1,500 for those traveling from outside the USA, $500 for those traveling within the USA, will be granted to abstract authors based on excellence of the abstract, representation of various regions of the world, and representation of doctoral students as well as more senior researchers.

For more information, write to uclairle@irle.ucla.edu with questions.

Posted by katemw at January 15, 2013 07:14 AM

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