DEVELOPMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
DEVELOPMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Anno accademico 2023/2024
- Codice attività didattica
- Thibaud Deguilhem (Titolare dell'insegnamento)
- Corso di studio
- Master's Degree Course in Economic analysis and policy
- 2° anno
- Secondo semestre
- SSD attività didattica
- SECS-P/08 - economia e gestione delle imprese
- Tipologia esame
Emerging and developing countries have many distinctive features, particularly with regard to the forms of social organisation of labour and production. In this course, four researchers will offer you four different perspectives, drawn from their own research, on specific aspects,
experiences and approaches to understand the socio-economics and political economy of labour and organisation in some particular contexts in developing countries.
Risultati dell'apprendimento attesi
The course provides detailed knowledge on emerging countries and the transition in the global economy.
The course will be organised in four thematic sessions (2x3h for each session).
Each session will be structured around the research of one of the academics involved in the course:
Session 1. Organizations and labor relation strategies in the context of macroeconomic dependence in oil and gas: the case of agri-food and software industries in Russia Pascal GROUIEZ
Session 2. Understanding Corporate social responsibility (CSR) in emerging countries: actors and processes Petia KOLEVA
Session 3. Revisiting labour markets in Latin America: What is a good job and how to get it? Quality of employment and relational embeddedness in Colombia Thibaud DEGUILHEM
Session 4. Cooperativism, peasant organizations and rural development in Central America Renaud METEREAU
Modalità di insegnamento
The teaching methods are in the form of lecture courses and flipped classroom.
The classes will be taught in English.
Modalità di verifica dell'apprendimento
The evaluation will be in the form of a written report to be delivered by end of January 2024.
The expected date of final results is march 2024.
Attività di supporto
Testi consigliati e bibliografia
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Gimpelson, V., & Kapeliushnikov, R. (2016). Polarization or upgrading?
Evolution of employment in transitional Russia. Russian Journal of Economics, 2(2), 192-;218. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ruje.2016.06.004
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