Russian Research Programme: Working Papers and Reports in English 1992-8

More recent materials on Non-Payment of Wages in Russia, on Poverty in Transition and on Employment Restructuring are listed separately.

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Files are classified under the following headings:

Coal Mining

Employment Restructuring

Gender

Management Restructuring and Labour Relations

Privatisation

Trade Unions and the Workers' Movement

General Papers


Coal Mining

General

Coal Mining Papers 1997

Annette Robertson: Once a miner, always a miner? Basees conference, April 1997 8598 words

Annette Robertson: The Experience of Change in the Coal Industry: Russia and the World Bank 8,600 words 44 K

Annette Robertson: Continuity and Change in Russian Labour Markets: Employment restructuring in mining communities 8,600 words 70 K

Vadim Borisov and Peter Fairbrother. Restructuring Work and Employment in the Russian Coal Industry. March 1994 Abstract of paper for labour process conference, Blackpool 399 words 27 Kb

Veronika Kabalina, Vadim Borisov, Simon Clarke and Peter Fairbrother: Privatisation and the Struggle for Control: The case of coal-mining. June 1994 9000 words 112 Kb

Coal: The First Wave Of Privatisation. June 1994 519 words 15 Kb

Position of Rosugleprof in response to the World Bank Report of 8 August 1994 3674 words 35 Kb

Simon Clarke The Contradictions of Global Capitalism and the Restructuring of the Russian Coal-Mining Industry. April 1995. 7000 words 101 Kb

Kuzbass Basin

Lessons of closure: the case of Dmitrova mine October 1995. 3000 words 104 Kb

Petr Bizyukov report on Kapitalnaya mine July 1992.Rough translation 1000 words 29 Kb

Lenin mine case study draft. May 1995 27000 words 189 Kb

Olga Pulyaeva.Conflict in Lenin mine October 1992. (English) 1000 words 12 Kb

Trade unions and worker organisation in Kuzbass

Petr Bizukov NPG 1993/94. 30 April 1994 946 words 21 Kb

Petr Bizyukov: The miners' strikes in the eyes of a sociologist. June 1991. Rough translation. 4000 words 57 Kb

The impact of restructuring: Privatisation, closures, wages and employment

Olga Pulyaeva Payment sytems in the Coal Industry. May 1995 1000 words 25 Kb

Olga Pulyaeva Payment sytems in the Coal Industry:statistics 2 May 1995 2000 words 45 Kb

Olga Pulyaeva Payment sytems in the Coal Industry: statistics 3 May 1995 2000 words 36 Kb

Are there any changes in labour relations in the enterprise? A case study of an extraction section in a Kuzbass mine Veronika Bizyukova December 1994. Translated by Annette Robertson. 7000 words 94 Kb

General Reports on Kuzbass

Petr Bizyukov: The Social and Political Situation in the Kuzbass (Labour Focus on Eastern Europe) March 1994. 1000 words 26 Kb

Donbass

Vadim Borisov and Simon Clarke: Reform and Revolution in the Communist National Park? Capital and Class. July 1993 1000 words 25 Kb

Vorkuta

Vadim Borisov: The Problem of Employment in Vorkuta, July 1995 (Kuzbass seminar) 806 words 28 Kb

Peter Fairbrother and Volodya Ilyin: Where are Miners Unions Going? Trade unions in Vorkuta, June 1996 3000 words 54 Kb

Employment Restructuring

ODA Project: The Restructuring of Employment and the Formation of a Labour Market in Russia July 1995-September 1996

The restructuring of employment and the formation of a labour market in Russia. Final Report of ODA Project. December 1996 80000 words 1207 Kb

May 1996 seminar abstracts 6000 words 99 Kb

ESRC Research on Employment Restructuring and the Formation of a Labour Market. September 1996 - June 1997. For later materials click here

Annette Robertson: Continuity and change in Russian labour markets:employment restructuring in mining communities 7858 words

Galina Monoussova How vulnerable is women's employment in russia? BASEES Conference April 1997 4159 words

Simon Clarke Structural adjustment without mass unemployment 20369 words

Gender

Irina Tartakovskaya and Lena Lapshova: The Position of Women in Production. March 1994. 4000 words 54 Kb

I. Tartakovskaya and L. Lapshova: The Changing Position of Women in the Soviet System of Production , March 1994. 6000 words 84 Kb

Elain Bowers: Gender Stereotyping and the gender division of labour in Russia BASEES Conference, Cambridge, 26 March 1995. 3000 words 51 Kb

Papers: Management Restructuring and Labour Relations

Veronika Kabalina: Restructuring of Russian enterprises and the role of middle management 4992 words March 1997

Valentina Vedeneeva: Pay as one of the elements of a new strategy of management at Moven. May 1993. 2000 words 36 Kb

Simon Clarke: Management Strategies in the Russian Enterprise:Towards a Micro-economics of Transition. July 1993. 4000 words 57 Kb

Simon Clarke: Ethnographies and the Dynamics of Transition. Berkeley March 22-24 1996. 6000 words 90 Kb

Simon Clarke and Peter Fairbrother, The Restructuring of Enterprise Management and Industrial Relations in Russia, July 1994. 8000 words 103 Kb

Simon Clarke. The Restructuring of industrial enterprises in Russia after five years of reform Russian Economy in Transition, Helsinki, September 24 1996 1000 words 29 Kb

Pavel Romanov: Russian enterprises enter the epoch of bankruptcy. August 1995. 4000 words 52 Kb

Sergei Alasheev. On a Particular Kind of Love and the Specificity of Soviet Production. January 1994 6000 words 85 Kb

Simon Clarke The Class Structure of Russia in Transition Syktyvkar September 1996 8000 words 69 Kb

Pavel Romanov, The Regional Elite in the Epoch of Bankruptcy, BASEES Conference, Cambridge, 26 March 1995 5000 words 77 Kb

Irina Kozina, Changes in the social organisation of industrial enterprises, March 1995, English version 2000 words 38 Kb

Privatisation

Report on privatisation in KShT. 1992 Rough translation. 1000 words 28 Kb

Simon Clarke, Inna Donova and Lena Varshavskaya: Privatisation in Russia: A Case Study.. January 1994 5000 words 71 Kb

Simon Clarke, Inna Donova and Lena Varshavskaya: Privatisation in Russia: A Case Study.. long version. January 1994. 26000 words 206 Kb

Simon Clarke and Veronika Kabalina: Privatisation and the Struggle for Control of the Enterprise in Russia. December 1994. 7000 words 98 Kb

Simon Clarke: The Politics of Privatisation in Russia. Paper for panel discussion on Privatisation, BASEES Conference March 27 1994, Cambridge 4000 words 65 Kb

Veronika Kabalina, Privatisation and Restructuring of Enterprises:Under `Insider' or `Outsider' Control? BASEES Conference,Cambridge, 26 March 1995 7000 words 89 Kb

Simon Clarke: Privatisation and the Development of Capitalism in Russia Draft 09 September 1992. 6000 words 99 Kb

Simon Clarke and Petr Biziukov, Privatisation in Russia: The Road to a People's Capitalism?, Monthly Review, 44, 6, New York,1992, pp. 38-45. 1000 words 29 Kb

Veronica Kabalina and Alla Nazimova Privatization Through Labor Conflicts: The Case Of Russia. February 1993. 4000 words 60 Kb

Simon Clarke, Peter Fairbrother Vadim Borisov and Petr Bizyukov,The Privatisation of Industrial Enterprises in Russia:Four CaseStudies, April 1993 11000 words 151 Kb

COAL: THE FIRST WAVE OF PRIVATISATION. June 1994 519 words 15 Kb

Veronika Kabalina, Vadim Borisov, Simon Clarke and Peter Fairbrother: Privatisation and the Struggle for Control: The case of coal-mining. June 1994 9000 words 112 Kb

Vadim Borisov: A very soviet privatisation: the Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Kombinat. January 1994. 994 words 22 Kb

Trade Unions and the Workers' Movement

Simon Clarke and Sarah Ashwin: The development of industrial relations in Russia December 1996 52673 words 489 K

Simon Clarke: Russian workers eighty years after the revolution Critique conference 1997 2325 words

Simon Clarke :Trade unions, industrial relations and the state in Russia. Article for Transfer 1997. 5425 words

Simon Clarke: The new phase of perestroika and conflict within the workplace, CSE Conference, 1991,. 8000 words 100 Kb

Simon Clarke, The Politics of Labour and Capital. November 1994. 7000 words 99 Kb

V. Borisov and P. Fairbrother, Union Recomposition and Resistance in the Russian Aviation Industry. World Congress of Sociology, Bielefeld, July 1994 10000 words 151 Kb

Peter Fairbrother and Vadim Borisov: article for Guardian on raid on FPAD offices 17 September 1992 Air Traffic Controllers - The First in the Line 628 words 16 Kb

Petr Bizyukov: The miners' strikes in the eyes of a sociologist. June 1991. Rought translation. 4000 words 57 Kb

V. Borisov, P. Fairbrother, S. Clarke: Is There Room for an Independent Union in Russia? Labour Process Conference, April 1993. 5000 words 82 Kb

Simon Clarke and Peter Fairbrother: Post-Communism and the Emergence of Industrial Relations in the Workplace. July 1993. 8000 words 111 Kb

Simon Clarke and Peter Fairbrother: The Workers' Movement in Russia.CSE Conference July 1992. 3000 words 44 Kb

Volodya Ilyin Trade Union Committees and the Administration of Russian Enterprises. March 1995. 3000 words 50 Kb

Simon Clarke: Trade Unions in the Former USSR , March 1993 3000 words 46 Kb

Simon Clarke: Trade Unions, Industrial Relations and Politics in Russia, Journal of Communist Studies, 9, 4, London, 1993, pp133-160. 6000 words 94 Kb

Vadim Borisov and Simon Clarke: The Russian Miners' Strike of February 1996. 2000 words 40 Kb

Svetlana Krasnodemskaya: The New Workers' Movement: Summary of Report. January 1994. 5000 words 70 Kb

Simon Clarke, Petr Bizyukov and Vadim Borisov: Strikes in Russia , 12th Annual International Labour Process Conference,Aston, March 1994 11000 words 156 Kb

Sarah Ashwin: Russia's Official Trade Unions. February 1995. 5000 words 54 Kb

Vadim Borisov, Simon Clarke and Peter Fairbrother, Does Trade Unionism have a Future in Russia?, Industrial Relations Journal,25, 1, Glasgow, 1994. 4000 words 61 Kb

Peter Fairbrother: Local trade unionism and the Russian enterprise. March 1994. 1000 words 31 Kb

Peter Fairbrother and Simon Clarke: Workers Movement in Russia. ESRC Labour Studies Workshop, February 1992 3000 words 48 Kb

Simon Clarke: What About the Workers? , CSE Conference,University of Leeds, July 1993. 4000 words 65 Kb

Vadim Borisov, Peter Fairbrother and Simon Clarke, Is There Room for an Independent Trade Unionism in Russia? 1994. 4000 words 75 Kb

Volodya Ilyin Restructuring Relations Between Management and Trade Unions, BASEES Conference, Cambridge, 26 March 1995. 3000 words 54 Kb

Peter Fairbrother and Volodya Ilyin: Where are Miners Unions Going? Trade unions in Vorkuta, June 1996 3000 words 54 Kb

Simon Clarke and Sarah Ashwin: The development of industrial relations in Russia December 1996 52673 words 489 K

Papers: General

Simon Clarke Why is the Soviet System in Crisis? Final english version. June 1991 3000 words 52 Kb

Simon Clarke Crisis of Socialism or Crisis of the State? CSE conference 1991. 3000 words 48 Kb

Simon Clarke Sociology and the Crisis of Soviet Society. April 1991 1000 words 26 Kb

SimonClarke, Pochemu Krizis porazil sovietskuyu sistemu? (Why is theSoviet system in Crisis?), Moscow, 1991 (English Original) 4000 words 60 Kb

Simon Clarke Popular attitudes to the transition to a market economy in the Soviet Union on the eve of reform. August 1992. 6000 words 94 Kb

Simon Clarke and Peter Fairbrother: Reply to article by Ken Livingstone in New Statesman, 3.1.1992 (unpublished). 907 words 20 Kb

Pasha Romanov: The Russian Law of Contract. September 1992. 856 words 9 Kb

Vadim Borisov Two Steps Forward, One Step Back - the Crisis of the Russian Exchanges.Draft for Guardian,London, 13.06.1992. 1000 words 28 Kb

Simon Clarke: Review of Donald Filtzer, Soviet Workers and de-Stalinization:. December 1992 828 words 18 Kb

Volodya Ilyin and N. Kolesnik Social Mobility of the Regional Administrative Elite in the Transition Period. September 1996. English version 4000 words 57 Kb

Vadim Borisov and Irina Kozina: Social Justice and Human Rights in Mass Consciousness. January 1992. 4000 words 58 Kb

Volodya Ilyin Social Stratification and Race in Russia (English) October 1994. 3000 words 48 Kb

Vadim Borisov: Where are the Democrats in Russia?. March 1993 1000 words 27 Kb

Vadim Borisov Review of Hosking et al. March 1993 773 words 18 Kb