Arianna Tassinari (@Ari_Tassinari )

Arianna Tassinari

Bio Max Weber Fellow @EuropeanUni. Industrial Relations PhD @warwickuni. Research and rare tweets on political economy, labour, unions and South European politics.
Location Florence, Italy
Tweets 897
Followers 1,0K
Following 1,3K
Account created 17-09-2007 21:04:00
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Twitter Web App : There is a possibility Jeremy Corbyn will be Prime Minister of the UK by the end of next week. There is no better time to highlight how, no matter what Corbyn does or whatever position he takes, his critics will attack him - even if they totally contradict themselves (thread).

Twitter Web App : If high income liberals had to choose between:

A left international and socially liberal but economically redistributive agenda,


A right nationalist and socially illiberal but capital market friendly agenda,

They will always vote for the latter.…

Twitter Web App : Y la culpa no era mía,
ni dónde estaba,
ni cómo vestía... Y Olé!
En Chile van ya 42 muertos, 12 mujeres violadas,
121 desaparecidos y miles de torturados.

Y no sale en los medios.
Han cerrado cuentas de chilen@s que difunden la gravedad de la situación
RT por favor y difunde

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Twitter Web App : Members of the European University community send their support to Professor Wojciech Sadurski, who is currently facing trial in Poland for speaking up against the Polish government and the ruling party PiS. #withwoj #defendacademicfreedom

Twitter for iPad : I never thought I’d be missing standing outside in the cold UK rain quite so much. Feeling very nostalgic of my Warwick UCU comrades & friends today as the #UCUstrike gets under way! Will be organising some solidarity pics from Florence✊🏽…

Twitter Web App : The more details I read about the FCA-UAW corruption allegations, the more gobsmacked I get. None of this comes *too* unexpected to observers of Italian labour relations familiar with FIAT's tactics to lower labour costs, but still...…

Twitter Web App : Essential reading to understand the context of today's #10N general elections in Spain.…

Twitter Web App : The reluctance of centre-left parties to meaningfully derogate crisis-induced liberalising reforms of labour markets when coming (back) to power in 'post crisis' period is shared across Southern Europe. Imperative of reassuring investors & creditors trumps electoral politics?

Twitter Web App : Meanwhile in Spain: 400 trade unionists (mostly from COMISIONES OBRERAS) sign a statement calling for a vote for #UnidasPodemos ahead of the #10N general elections tomorrow, citing PSOE's failure to derogate PP's labour market reform as a key reason.…

Twitter Web App : Market pressure to stick to austerity in action.

"In Moody's view the commitment to maintaining a predictable, prudent fiscal framework... is weakening in a way that will transcend electoral cycles as pressures from the electorate for improved public services continue to rise"…

Twitter Web App : Fascinating new article on debt crises by Jerome Roos 🌹: “Can’t Pay, Will Pay: Historical Change in the Management of International Debt Crises”

A short thread.…