Labour conflict in Argentina and Brazil: challenging an alliance?


1 July 2016


Volume 1 – Number 8

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Luis Campos and Bruno Dobrusin



The rising number of labour conflicts in Argentina and Brazil over the recent years is a sign of changing times for the dominant pattern of labour- state relations in both countries during the last decade. This paper addresses the issue of labour conflict analyzing the available data on both countries, and providing a broad explanation of the reasons behind the rising conflicts in the field of labour over the last three years.


Trade Unions; Strikes; Latin America