phoebevmoore

Global judgements and ideas.

CPERN and IIPPE join forces

Call for Papers and Activist Proposals International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE) Critical Political Economy Research Network (CPERN) Berlin Institute for International Political Economy (IPE) September 13-15, 2017 Berlin … Continue reading

December 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

As jobs are replaced by machines, workers are treated as fungible data sets

Some notes on machinery working and measuring work Research on the capability of machinery to carry out human-like activities started in the 1950s when a researcher at Dartmouth College at … Continue reading

October 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Quantified Worker

I was priviledged to be invited by Ghislaine Boddington and Ruth Amos to FutureFest 2016. I can confidently say that the weekend was one of the most interesting of 2016 … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Digitalised work and impact on workers

My talk at the International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE) conference in Lisbon, 7 – 9 September, looked at the contemporary problem of surveillance at work. We are at … Continue reading

September 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Freedom of movement V Freedom of contract

Britain voted to leave the European Union in a momentous referendum held on 23rd June 2016. This was the second time Britain has held a European Union related referendum. The … Continue reading

August 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

New materialism, political economy and the (re)productive body

Debates in New Materialisms III: New materialism, political economy and the (re)productive body. Conference for Socialist Economists (CSE) and Critical Political Economy Research Network (CPERN) Hosted by Dr Phoebe Moore … Continue reading

July 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Open letter to UCU on freedom of movement

We have sent the letter to our new UCU President, asking the UCU to explicitly stand up for freedom of movement. See below for the letter and over 350 signatories. … Continue reading

July 20, 2016 · Leave a comment