Tag Archives: Charanpal S. Bal

Production Politics and Migrant Labour

In a new review, labour specialist Andrew Brown reviews Production Politics and Migrant Labour Regimes: Guest Workers in Asia and the Gulf by Charanpal Singh Bal (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1355407), published by Palgrave Macmillan. Brown states that this “excellent book” helps us … Continue reading

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Issue 2 for 2015 published

The latest issue of the Journal of Contemporary Asia is now available online. The issue includes seven research articles, one commentary and six book reviews: Last of the Labour Aristocrats: Restructuring of the Philippine Sugar Industry and the Exportist Labour … Continue reading

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Production Politics and Migrant Labour Advocacy in Singapore

Charanpal S. Bal, who recently completed his PhD at Murdoch University’s Asia Research Centre, has published his first major journal article with JCA. The article examines the issue of migrant workers in Singapore. Charan’s abstract states: Since 2005, NGO activism, … Continue reading

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