Equal Pay in Practice: Comparative Research on Policy Implementation
MONDAY, JUNE 20TH : COUNTRY ANALYSIS BY REGION
Short 10 minute presentations with 15 minutes of discussion after each regional grouping (s) and a question or two from the discussants to kick-off discussion.
- Jill Rubery (University of Manchester) (Day 1 Only)
- Iga Magda (Warsaw School of Economics)
9:00-9:30 Introductions: Goals, Framework and Agenda
Isabelle Engeli (Exeter University), Amy Mazur (Washington State University)
Sophie Pochic (CNRS Centre Maurice Halbwachs), Alexandra Scheele (Bielefeld University)
Ania Plomien (London School of Economics)
9:30-10:30 Southern Europe
Spain National : Olga Salido (Universidad Compultense Madrid)
France Firm level : Sophie Pochic (CNRS Centre Maurice Halbachs)
Italy : Elisa Chieregato (Goethe University/ University of Verona)
10:30-11:15 Germanic Europe
Austria : Stefanie Wöhl (University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna) on-line?
Germany : Alexandra Scheele (Bielefeld University) and Andrea Jochmann-Doell (GEFA, Essen)
Belgium : Patrizia Zanoni and Veronika Lemeire
11:30-12:30 Nordic Countries
Norway : Mari Teigen and Ines Wagner (Institute for Social Research, Oslo)
Sweden National : Lenita Friedenvall (University of Stockholm)
Sweden Sub-national/ Firm Level : Anne Charlotte Callerstig (Orebro University) on-line?
Finland : Paula Koskinen Sandberg (Tampere University) – online?
13:30-14:00 EU – Sophie Jacquot (Université Saint-Louis – Bruxelles)
14:00-15:00 Central Eastern Europe
Poland : Ania Plomien (London School of Economics) and Zofia Łapniewska (Jagiellonian University in Kraków)
Albania and Montenegro : Ingrid Bego (Western Carolina University)
Croatia and North Macedonia : Andrea Spehar (University of Gothenburg)
15:00 -16:00 Anglo-American Countries
Australia Lucie Newsome (University of New England) on-line?
Canada : Francesca Scala ( University of Concordia)
UK : Susan Milner (University of Bath) - paper pre recorded?
USA National Level: Ashley English and (University of North Texas) and Meredith Neizgoda (University of North Texas)
USA Sub-National/ State: Season Hoard (Washington State University) and Sydney Smith (Washington State University)
16:30 -17h30 GROUP DISCUSSION: Lessons Learned Thus Far?
TUESDAY, JUNE 21ST : DISCUSSION OF CROSS-NATIONAL THEMES
Divided into 4 thematic sessions that come out of the first day. Each theme will have a 90 minute facilitated discussion with the discussant starting.
9:30-10:00 Organizing the Thematic Sessions
10:00-11:15 Collective Bargaining System as Implementation Practice (Actors and Empowerment)
11:30-12:30 Mix of Policy Instruments: Legislation, Court Cases, Pay Transparency (Reporting)/ Certificates/ Complaints – Outputs and Practice (Actors and Empowerment)
13:30-14:45 Multi Level/ Dimensional Issues
By Level of Governing Institution: EU/ National/ Sub-National ( Federal Systems)
By Collective Bargain Structure: Intersectoral/ Sectoral Firm Level – Practice and Empowerment
15:00- 16:15 Outcomes/ The What If Problem
- Direct – Gender Wages Gaps – How to Measure
- Indirect – Change in implementers frames and social attitudes about equal pay Coffee Break
- Overall Gender Transformation
16:15 -17:30 Closing Session