Case Studies

 

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Policy Conundrums: Women and IT, Learning and Work

Presentation by Shauna Butterwick, Kaela Jubas & Hong Zhu of the WALL case study group "Women’s Alternate and Informal Learning Pathways to Jobs in the IT Sector"

 

The Role of Social Capital in the Learning Process: A Study of Low Wage Workers

Presentation by Anil Verma, Sara Mann and Jorge Garcia-Orgales of the WALL case study group "Skill Acquisition and Labour Market Experience of At-Risk Workers in Steel, Light Manufacturing and Nursing Homes"

 

Do High-Performance Work Practices Predict Training Culture?

Presentation by Sara Mann and Anil Verma of the WALL case study group "Skill Acquisition and Labour Market Experience of At-Risk Workers in Steel, Light Manufacturing and Nursing Homes"

 

Economic Security for Women with Precarious Immigration Status: Ensuring Labour Rights for All

Presentation by Jill Hanley and Eric Shragge of the WALL case study group "Immigrant Workers Learning to Labour in Canada: Rights and Organizing Strategies"

 

 

 

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