Andreas Bieler is Professor of Political Economy and Fellow of the Centre for the Study of Social and Global Justice in the School of Politics and International Relations at Nottingham University. His general expertise is in the area of International Relations/International Political Economy theories and the analysis of European integration as well as resistance to neo-liberal globalisation with a particular emphasis on the possible role of trade unions.
Latest online publications
‘Why was the TUC demonstration a failure?‘, CEASEFIRE, 30 October 2012.
‘Trade unions, free trade and the problem of transnational solidarity’, Global Labour Column, 13 November 2012.
‘Why we need People’s Assemblies’, CEASEFIRE, 15 May 2013.
BISA-HEU Teaching Award
Both Adam Morton and myself were jointly awarded the 2012/13 BISA-HEA Award for Excellence in Teaching International Studies.
Research fellowship at CAS in Oslo.
I have been awarded a Research Fellowship (£45000) by the Centre for Advanced Studies (CAS) in Oslo/Norway. I will spend the academic year 2013/14 in Oslo to work on the project ‘Globalization and the possibility of transnational actors – the case of trade unions‘ as part of a Norwegian and international research team, led by Professor Knut Kjeldstadli, University of Oslo.
ESRC Research Grant on Chinese labour
Andreas Bieler has been awarded a grant of £275k by the ESRC for a project on ‘Globalisation, national transformation and workers’ rights: an analysis of Chinese labour within the global economy’ (RES-062-23-2777). [Abstract] [Full proposal][Blog on Chinese labour]