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The contradictions of pension fund capitalism /
edited by Kevin Skerrett, Johanna Weststar, Simon Archer, Chris Roberts.
edition
First edition.
imprint
Champaign, IL : Labor and Employment Research Association, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, [2017]
description
vi, 282 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
ISBN
0913447145, 9780913447147
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Champaign, IL : Labor and Employment Research Association, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, [2017]
isbn
0913447145
9780913447147
contents note
Introduction : the contradictions of pension fund capitalism / Kevin Skerrett, Johanna Weststar, Simon Archer, and Chris Roberts -- 1. Financialization, labor, and pensions : the UK experience / Andrew Pendleton and Howard Gospel -- 2. The labor consequences of financializing pensions / Teresa Ghilarducci and Amanda Novello -- 3. Financialization and the stewardship of workers' capital in Australia / Bernard Mees -- 4. The financial responsibilities of our grandparents : toward a political economy of pension restructuring / Dick Bryan and Mike Rafferty -- 5. Politics as a market force : ESG investing and the class politics of financial flows / Michael A. McCarthy -- 6. Canada's public pension funds : the new "Masters of the (neoliberal) universe" / Kevin Skerrett -- 7. Fiduciary law, ESG, and financialization / Simon Archer -- 8. Protector or activist? : consistency and contradiction in labor's voice on pension boards / Johanna Weststar and Anil Verma -- 9. Critical perspectives from the field of pension fund education / Johanna Weststar -- 10. Stakeholder capitalism, corporate organization, and class power / Stephen Maher -- 11. The failure of Canada's financialized pension system : an alternative proposal for retirement with dignity / Kevin Skerrett and Sam Gindin.
catalogue key
11615422
 
Includes bibliographical references.

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