Economic Flexibility and Social Stability<br />
in the Age of Globalization

Economic Flexibility and Social Stability
in the Age of Globalization

SASE's 19th Annual Meeting
University of Costa Rica - San Jose, Costa Rica
July 21-23, 2008

Best Paper Awards

SASE extends its warm congratulations to the recipients of this year’s travel grants and graduate student stipends.

Travel Grants

Jose-Luis Alvarez-Galvan (London School of Economics, UK),
“Workers’ Experiences in the Subcontracted Call Centre Industry in Mexico City”
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Daniel Friel (Universidad de San Andrés, Argentina),
“A Variety of Capitalism Approach for Latin America: Institutions and the Case of Arcor in Argentina”
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Graduate Students Stipends

Luciano Ciravegna (London School of Economics, UK),
“Multinationals, Technological Development and the Role of Social Ties: Evidence from the Costa Rican ICT Cluster”
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Charles Eesley (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA),
“Who Jumps Into the Sea and When? Entrepreneurship and Policy Change in China"
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Marcelo Mondelli (Dublin City University, Ireland),
“Small States in MERCOSUR and Regional Constraints for Integration”
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Adam Saunders (Oxford University, UK),
“New Perspectives on the Political Economy of Social Policy Change: The Case of British Earnings-related Unemployment Insurance”
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Heike Schroeder (Middlesex University Business School, UK),
“Comparative HRM and the Life-course Paradigm: A Discussion of Theoretical Approaches to Studying Employment Decisions in Later Life Across Countries”
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Antoine Vernet (Université de Nanterre, France),
“From a Competitive Labor Market to a Population of Organizations”
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Michael Vicente (Université de Technologie de Compiègne, France),
“La carrière des développeurs de logiciels libres, une analyse des réseaux sociaux”