Sub-theme 63: Organizing Intermediated Work: Conflicts, Cultures, and Regulatory Challenges

Convenors:
Andreas Pekarek, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Rick Delbridge, Cardiff University, United Kingdom
Markus Helfen, University of Innsbruck, Austria
Session I: Thursday, July 05, 09:00 to 10:30, TLÜ, Silva, S-423
Global Regulation of Mediated Work
Chair: Rick Delbridge
Susanne Pernicka
The Disruption of Taxi and Limousine Markets by Digital Platform Corporations in Western Europe and the United States The Role of Interest Associations in shaping Political, Economic and Societal Responses to Uber
Discussant(s): Christelle Havard, Jocelyne Barreau and Ngaha Angelique
Huw Fearnall-Williams and Ian Clark
(Dis-)Intermediated work in (in-)formalized business and employment practice
Discussant(s): Susanne Pernicka
Christelle Havard, Jocelyne Barreau and Ngaha Angélique
Coordination through knowledge exchange and creation in Global Union Federations and International Trade Union Networks: theoretical issues
Discussant(s): Huw C Fearnall-Williams and Ian Clark
Session II: Thursday, July 05, 11:00 to 12:30, TLÜ, Silva, S-423
Multi-employer Work Arrangements in Diverse Institutional Settings
Chair: Markus Helfen
Carsten Wirth and Markus Hertwig
Onsite subcontracting, managing interorganizational relations and worker representatives: A comparison of two food processing firms
Discussant(s): Haiying Lin
Noémie Remacle, Riccardo Bonazzi and Michaël Poli
CIOCU. A Crowdsourced Inter-Organizational Crisis Unit
Discussant(s): Carsten Wirth and Markus Hertwig
Haiying Lin
From solo to multivocal chorus: An orchestration process for transformational social change
Discussant(s): Riccardo Bonazzi
Session III: Thursday, July 05, 16:00 to 17:30, TLÜ, Silva, S-423
Occupational and Managerial Aspects of Mediated Work: Roles, Practices and Institutions
Chair: Rick Delbridge
Marie-Rachel Jacob and Elizabeth George
Blending of workers and blurring of organizational boundaries in the workplace: Organizing work through bonding and bridging practices?
Discussant(s): Lapo Mola and Andrea Carugati
Lapo Mola and Andrea Carugati
The rise of IT modernization as new paradigm for organizing
Discussant(s): Marie-Rachel Jacob
Session IV: Friday, July 06, 09:00 to 10:30, TLÜ, Silva, S-423
Platforms and the Gig Economy
Chair: Andreas Pekarek
Mark D. Okraku, Clarissa E. Weber, Indre Maurer and Johanna Mair
Constructing transactional confidence under conditions of institutional uncertainties: Social and technological micro solutions of platform-based organizations in emerging markets
Discussant(s): Sunyu Chai
Sunyu Chai
How to study new ways of working? Challenging methodological assumptions underlying labor process theory with a case study of Uber
Discussant(s): Amanda-Peticca-Harris
Amanda Peticca-Harris and Mayasandra-Nagaraja Ravishankar
Bodies online: The intermediated body work of yoga teachers
Discussant(s): Mark D. Okraku, Clarissa E. Weber, Indre Maurer and Johanna Mair
Session V: Friday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, TLÜ, Silva, S-423
Entrepreneuers, Intrapreneurs, Interpreneurs or Workers?
Chair: Markus Helfen
Ville-Pekka Sorsa and Peter Fleming
Cruel opportunism? Lean platform capitalism as a crisis business model
Discussant(s): Kirsi Eräranta, Johanna Moisander and Visa Penttilä
Kirsi Eräranta, Johanna Moisander and Visa Penttilä
The passion of the producer: Enterprise discourse in the sharing economy
Discussant(s): Ville-Pekka Sorsa and Peter Fleming
Session VI: Saturday, July 07, 09:00 to 10:30, TLÜ, Silva, S-423
Self-employment and Mediated Work
Chair: Markus Helfen
Anna Schneider and Jannika Remmers
The role of conventions in creating a high-skill mediated labour market: the case of an Engineering service provider
Discussant(s): Caroline Ruiner, Maximiliane Wilkesmann and Birgit Apitzsch
Caroline Ruiner, Maximiliane Wilkesmann and Birgit Apitzsch
Agencies as (new) intermediaries in employment relationships with solo self-employed workers
Discussant(s): Christine A. Riordan
Christine A. Riordan
Task allocation and stratification: The distribution of opportunity structures in corporate law
Discussant(s): Anna Schneider
Session VII: Saturday, July 07, 11:00 to 12:30, TLÜ, Silva, S-423
Organization Studies and Industrial Relations: What's Next at EGOS 2019?
Chair: Andreas Pekarek, Markus Helfen & Rick Delbridge
Takahiro Endo, Markus Helfen and Andreas Pekarek
Sustainable HRM under changing firm boundaries: Comparative study of airports
Group Discussion