Symposium on the Politics of Labour Market Inequality

Silja Häusermann, David Rueda and Achim Kemmerling just edited a symposium debate in Political Science Research Methods on the Politics of Labour Market Inequality. They discuss the relevance of research on labour market stratification, segmentation, insider-outsider theories and dualization for broader discussions in political science: mobilization, voting behaviour and public policy making. Please find the Symposium on the Politics of Labour Market Inequality

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