Publications

Williams, G., Davies, S. and Chinguno, C. (2013 online), "Subcontracting and labour standards: Reassessing the potential of International Framework Agreements”, British Journal of Industrial Relations.

Davies, S., Hammer, N. and Williams, G. (2011) ‘Organising networks and alliances - International unionism between the local and the global’, pp. 201-219 in K. Papadakis (ed.) Practices and Outcomes of an Emerging Global Industrial Relations Framework. Geneva: Palgrave Macmillan.

Williams, G., Davies, S. and Chinguno, C. (2011) ‘Translating words into action: International framework agreements and subcontractors in the South African construction industry’. Juridikum, nr 3, 2011.

Fairbrother, P., O’Brien, J., O’Donnell, M., Junor, A. and Williams, G. (2011) Unions and Globalization: Governments, Management, and the State at Work. London: Routledge.

Davies, S., Hammer, N., Williams, G., Raman, R., Ruppert, C. and Volynets, L. (2011) ‘Labour capacity in global commodity chains: evidence from a construction MNC’, Industrial Relations Journal 42(2): 124-138.

Hammer, N., Davies, S. and Williams, G. (2010) ‘Construction subcontracting and international trade union cooperation: What role for European industrial relations?’, pp. 567-585 in F. Garibaldo and V. Telljohann (eds.) The Ambivalent Character of Participation: New Tendencies in Worker Participation in Europe. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

Hammer, N., Davies, S. and Williams, G. (2009) ‘International union strategies in construction: voluntary agreements vs regulation in the global value chain’, Proceedings of the 15th World Congress of the International Industrial Relations Association IIRA, ‘The new world of work, organisations and employment’, Sydney, Australia, 24-26.

Williams, G. (2008) 'Managing by Insecurity: Work and Managerial Control under Outsourcing', Competition and Change 12(3): 245-261.

Williams, G. (2008) Book Review of Aguiar, L. and Herod, A. (eds.) The dirty work of neoliberalism: Cleaners in the global economy, Work, Employment and Society 22(3).

Fairbrother, P., Williams, G., Barton, R., Gibellieri, E. and Tropeoli, A. (2007) ‘Unions Facing the Future: Questions and Possibilities, Labor Studies Journal 31 (4): http://lsj.sagepub.com/content/31/4/31.abstract

Williams, G. (2007) ‘Offshoring’, in A. Mooney and B. Evans (eds.) Globalisation: The Key Concepts. London: Routledge.

Williams, G. (2007) ‘Post-Fordism’, in A. Mooney and B. Evans (eds.) Globalisation: The Key Concepts. London: Routledge.

Williams, G. (2007) ‘World Works Councils’, in A. Mooney and B. Evans (eds.) Globalisation: The Key Concepts. London: Routledge.

Williams, G. (2004) ‘Virtual organisations? Unions in the outsourced workplace’, in Chandler, J. and Barry, J. (2004) Dilemmas Facing the Public Sector: Issues for Professionals, Managers and Users. University of East London.

Williams, G. (2004) ‘The Welsh Water Experiment and the True Cost of Outsourcing’, Report for Unison Cymru-Wales Region Water Service Group, January.

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