Welcome to Globalization & the Workplace, a collection of material on the effects of globalization on workers and working conditions, labor relations, and social movements.

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Manuscripts from 2015

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China tackles pollution, but has long way to go on labor, Matthew Wheeland and China Labor Watch

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China Strike Update: Company Making Shoes For Nike, Timberland, Kenneth Cole Agrees To Pay Workers Their Housing Fund Money, Angelo Young and China Labor Watch

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Hunger Strike At Uniqlo Clothing Supplier In China Highlights Industry's Search For Lower Labor Costs, Angelo Young and China Labor Watch

Manuscripts from 2014

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With the Wages That Have Been Stolen From Them, Apple Factory Workers Could Buy 1,460 iPhone 6s a Month, Michelle Chen and China Labor Watch

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1,000-worker IBM strike wins workers more fair compensation deal, China Labor Watch

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13-Year Old Boy Dies at Shoe Factory in Dongguan, China Labor Watch

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6,000 Chinese workers strike over drastically reduced wages at a Crocs and New Balance factory, China Labor Watch

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75 dead, 186 injured. Tell GM to take responsibility!, China Labor Watch

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A Homicide Case Took Place in Foxconn’s Shenzhen Guanlan Facility., China Labor Watch

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Another Samsung supplier factory exploiting child labor, China Labor Watch

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Another Samsung supplier factory exploiting child labor: An Investigation of Shinyang Electronic Co. Ltd., China Labor Watch

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Apple's Unkept Promises on Working Conditions Continue, China Labor Watch

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Barbie, Mickey Mouse, Optimus Prime, Thomas the Tank Engine: Who Else Continues to Exploit Toy Workers?, China Labor Watch

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BBC Says Apple Suppliers Continue to Violate Labor Standard, China Labor Watch

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Call On Apple to Ensure Workers Safety!, China Labor Watch

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China Labor Watch Receives $36,609 from CREDO for Strengthening the Rights of Chinese Workers, China Labor Watch

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China Labor Watch to lead a street protest against McDonald’s, Intertek, China Labor Watch

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China Labor Watch to Provide Testimony at Congressional Hearing on Labor Violation in Toy Factories, China Labor Watch

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CLW and Green America carry out street protest demanding safer conditions for Apple workers, China Labor Watch

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CLW Labor News Brief (Aug 22 - Sept 12, 2014), China Labor Watch

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CLW Labor News Brief (Nov. 13 - Jan. 6), China Labor Watch

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CLW Labor News Brief (Oct. 10 - Nov. 10), China Labor Watch

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CLW News Brief (Sept 14 - Sept 25, 2014), China Labor Watch

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CLW Statement on Lawsuit by Samsung Supplier HEG, China Labor Watch

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Dongguan union releases response to Yue Yuen workers’ demands, China Labor Watch

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Female strike participant jumps to death after being fired, China Labor Watch

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House Bill Would Improve Labor Conditions in Chinese Toy Factories, Advocates Tell Panel, China Labor Watch

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iExploitation: Apple Supplier Jabil Exploits Workers to Meet iPhone 6 Demands, China Labor Watch

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Investigative report of Quanta Shanghai Manufacturing City, China Labor Watch

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Investigative Report on HEG Technology (Huizhou) Co., Ltd., China Labor Watch

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iPhone and iPad Supplier Exploits and Endangers Safety of 20,000 Workers, China Labor Watch

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Labor Rights Violations Continue in the Toy Industry, China Labor Watch

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Li Qiang Testimony for Congressional Hearing on Labor Violations in Toy Industry, China Labor Watch

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Major labor violations in a Quanta Computer factory, China Labor Watch

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Mattel’s supplier factory investigation, China Labor Watch

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Nike supplier factory’s unpaid social insurance prompts strike, China Labor Watch

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Plea for Help From Man Claiming to Be Chinese Prisoner Found in Saks Bag, China Labor Watch

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Samsung, HEG, and Vocational School Cover-up Truth About Child Labor, China Labor Watch

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"Socially Responsible" Capitalism Still Feeds the Disease, China Labor Watch

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Statement in response to Samsung, China Labor Watch

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Statement on explosion at GM auto parts factory in Kunshan, China Labor Watch

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Statement on large strike at the Yue Yuen shoe factory, China Labor Watch

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Statement on Samsung suspending business with Shinyang Electronics, China Labor Watch

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Supplier factory of Samsung, Lenovo violates rights of children and students, China Labor Watch

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Tech manufacturer Hon Hai says resolved strike at China factory, China Labor Watch

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Tens of thousands of striking shoe workers persevere: Yue Yuen work stoppage continues, China Labor Watch

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Thousands of Foxconn Workers Strike Again in Chongqing for Better Wages, Benefits, China Labor Watch

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Update on Shi Zhaokun case: Shi family receives compensation, China Labor Watch

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Update: Shenzhen Female Child Workers, China Labor Watch

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Worker Blacklist in Zhongshan, China, China Labor Watch

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Worker Exploitation Continues at Apple Supplier Plant Jabil Circuit, China Labor Watch

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Worker representatives of strike detained by local officials in Shenzhen, China Labor Watch

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Workers at Apple Supplier Strike for Holiday Bonus, China Labor Watch

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Yue Yuen worker strike enters its second week, Adidas pulls out of factory, China Labor Watch

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Groups Accuse Apple Supplier in China of Labor Violations, China Labor Watch, Neil Gough, and Brian X. Chen

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Two Years of Broken Promises: An Investigative Report of Catch Technology Co. Ltd (Suqian), an Apple Parts Manufacturer, China Labor Watch and Green America

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Arrested union leader Vorn Pao speaks from prison, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Bata refuses to step up for the people who made their shoes, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Benetton's new CEO must pay up!, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Compensating the victims of Rana Plaza - what role for the OECD?, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Free the 23!, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Free the 23 verdict: 30th May, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Governments call on brands to pay up, Clean Clothes Campaign

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H&M's living wage roadmap needs concrete benchmarks, Clean Clothes Campaign

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H&M's response to Tailored Wages, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Indonesian wage trial: human rights violations 'systemic', Clean Clothes Campaign

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Join our action: Tell Bata to stop cut-and-run Sri Lanka, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Key findings Migrant report Thailand, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Less than 200 euros compensation for Kalpona, Clean Clothes Campaign

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New report CCC: Six months on from Rana Plaza, Clean Clothes Campaign

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New report looks at company progress towards a living wage, Clean Clothes Campaign

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New report to mark International Migrant Day, Clean Clothes Campaign

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News Flash: Cambodian trial adjourned, Clean Clothes Campaign

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News flash: Cambodian trial continues tomorrow, Clean Clothes Campaign

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News flash: violent crackdown of Tuba protest Bangladesh, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Public Eye Awards 2014: Gap receives 'award of shame', Clean Clothes Campaign

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Rana Plaza one year on, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Rana Plaza survivor begins European tour, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Stitched Up, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Stitched Up: Poverty Wages for Garment Workers in Eastern Europe and Turkey, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Take action: Make sure Benetton pays what they owe, Clean Clothes Campaign

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The strength of lobbying and advocacy, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Two more brands Pay Up!, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Two years after fatal fire - KIK still has to pay up, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Victory: All 23 released from jail in Cambodia, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Victory for 12 workers and trade unionists in Pakistan, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Victory: settlement with underwear factory Bratex, Clean Clothes Campaign

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"We need US$177", Clean Clothes Campaign

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Which brands need to Pay Up!, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Withdrawal Jack Wolfskin due to misconduct factory owner Busana, not union work, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Living Wage in Asia, Clean Clothes Campaign and Asia Floor Wage Alliance

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Tailored Wages: Are the big brands paying the people who make our clothes enough to live on?, Clean Clothes Campaign and Asia Floor Wage Alliance

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Labor Rights Group Keeps Focus on Worker Abuse, Ben DiPietro and China Labor Watch

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Assessment Report 2014 Electronic Arts, Mexico AA0000000475, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 KTC Limited, China AA0000000364, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 North West Company, China AA0000000561, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 Russell Brand, El Salvador AA0000000481, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 Russell Stover, China AA0000000504, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 s.Oliver Group, Bangladesh AA0000000582, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 s.Oliver Group, China AA0000000532, Fair Labor Association