Upcoming Lectures & Presentations
‘Steering CSR Through Home State Regulation: A comparison of the Impact of the UK Bribery Act and Modern Slavery Act on Global Supply Chain Governance.’ International Labour Organization Regulating Decent Work Conference, Geneva, 5-7 July 2017.
‘Steering CSR Through Home State Regulation: A comparison of the Impact of the UK Bribery Act and Modern Slavery Act on Global Supply Chain Governance.’ Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE) conference, Lyon, 29 June – 1 July 2017.
‘Big Audit Firms in Transnational Labour Governance.’ University of Amsterdam, 11 May 2017.
Recent Lectures & Presentations (selected)
‘Combatting the Business of Forced Labour in Global Supply Chains,’ Development Studies Lecture Series, SOAS, University of London, 25 October 2016.
‘Understanding Forced Labor in Domestic Supply Chains: the Role of Complexity, Coordination and Capacity,’ University of Amsterdam, 28 October 2016.
‘Protest Inc,’ Off the Shelf Literary Festival, 2 November 2016.
International Studies Association Annual Convention, Baltimore, February 2017.
‘Debt-Based Business Models of Forced Labour in GVCs,’ Geneaologies and Practices of Debt workshop, University of Milan-Bicocca, 29-30 September 2016.
‘Researching Forced Labour,’ British Academy for the Humanities and Social Sciences Summer Soiree, London, 28 June 2016.
”Understanding Forced Labour in Domestic Supply Chains: The Role of Complexity, Coordination, and Capacity,’ SPERI Conference, University of Sheffield, 4-7 July 2016.
‘The Trouble with Auditing Global Supply Chains,’ Liability of Social Auditors workshop, European Centre for Constitutional and Human Rights and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Berlin, 16 June 2016.
‘Combatting the Business of Forced Labour in Global Supply Chains.’ Yale University, 27 January 2016.
‘The Enforcement Industry: Power and Profits in Value Chain Governance.’ International Studies Association Conference, Atlanta, 16-18 March 2016.
‘Corporatizing Anti-Slavery Activism.’ ‘Challenges in Researching the Shadow Economy,’ Methods Symposium on Forced Labour. Sheffield Town Hall, 8-9 October 2015.
‘Linking Activism and the Academy: Lessons from Beyond Trafficking and Slavery,’ Historians Against Slavery conference, National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Cincinnati, 25 September 2015.
‘Benchmarking Global Supply Chains: The Power of the ‘Ethical Audit’ Regime.’ Review of International Studies sponsored 40th Anniversary Panel, British International Studies Association conference, 16-19 June 2015.
‘Corporatizing Activism: The Politics and (In)effectiveness of Market Based Labour Governance.’ London School of Economics, Rethinking Corporate Accountability After Rana Plaza, 23 June 2015.
‘Governance Gaps in Eradicating Forced Labour in Domestic Supply Chains: The Roles of Complexity, Coordination, and Corruption.’ Regulation for Decent Work Conference, International Labour Organization, Geneva, 8 July 2015.