The Robot, Unemployment, and Immigrants
  • For every industrial robot introduced into the workforce, six jobs are eliminated. – Since a few days, Amazon has started Amazon Go. The idea is simple: a shop where you go in, take whatever you want from the shelves, and the cost goes automatically to a magnetic card that you carry.
    Labour and Technology
  • On the first Friday of October the Institute of Labour Studies, Ljubljana in collaboration with Zavod Bunker, RLS Southeast Europe and transform! europe organized a conference on the topic of the relation between labour and technology in the 21st century.
    Migrant_innenrechte stärken in der Post-Brexit-Ära
  • Auch nach der Finanzkrise behalten Migrant_innen und Flüchtlinge ihren Status als Sündenböcke der Nation. Von Massenmedien, Politik und gewöhnlichen Menschen gleichermaßen werden die „Anderen“ für die Probleme Europas verantwortlich gemacht.
    European Labour Rights at a Crossroads
  • The dismantling of labour and social rights has gained in strength on the EU political agenda ever since the crisis broke out. This phenomenon, if more acute in the so-called periphery countries, is however to be witnessed everywhere in Europe.