Research project

Expert group: Workers’ voice and good corporate governance in transnational firms in Europe 

This research project led by Anke Hassel seeks to promote the level of knowledge of the role of workers’ voice in transnational European companies. An expert group composed of academics, stakeholders and company practitioners is to discuss the following themes: the extent and forms of workers’ voice and its role in corporate restructuring and employment protection, as well as the investment in skills, diversity, sustainability approaches and investment for long-term orientation of business models and corporate governance reform. The project is also looking at institutional trajectories and functional equivalents of workers’ voice, and it is funded by the Hans Böckler Foundation.

Duration

2015-2018

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