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Academic Programme & Papers

12 September 2007

12.00 – 13.15 Registration and Lunch

13.15 – 13.30 Welcome and Conference Opening Remarks
Cathy Macaslan, Vice Principal, University of Aberdeen

13.30 – 13.40 Personal Statement
Remembering Richard Brown

13.40 – 14.00 WES Journal Plenary Session
Helen Rainbird and Mike Rose

14.00 – 15.00 Key Note Presentation
Allyson Pollock, Centre for International Public Health Policy
University of Edinburgh

15.00 – 15.30 Coffee

15.30 – 17.00 Parallel Session One

17.00 – 18.30 Parallel Session Two

18.45 – 19.15 Action Aid Presentation

19.30 Evening Meal

13 September 2007

09.00 – 10.30 Parallel Session Three

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee

11.00 – 12.30 Parallel Session Four

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 14.30 Keynote Presentation
Good Jobs, Bad Jobs, No Jobs: The Quality of Work and Employment in the Global Economy
Arne Kalleberg, Kenan Distinguished Professor of Sociology University of North Carolina Arne Kalleberg, Kenan Distinguished Professor of Sociology, University of North Carolina

14.30 – 15.00 Coffee

15.00 – 16.30 Parallel Session Five

16.30 – 18.00 Parallel Session Six

18.30 – 19.30 SAGE Stand Complementary Drinks

19.00 for 19.30 Conference Dinner and Prize Giving

14 September 2007

09.00 – 10.30 Parallel Session Seven

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee

11.00 – 12.30 Parallel Session Eight

12.30 – 13.30 Keynote Presentation
Willing Slaves: our overwork culture
Madeleine Bunting

13.30 – close Lunch