John Calvert

Calvert, John (2014) "Overcoming Systemic Barriers to ‘Greening’ the Construction Industry" Carlo Fanelli and Bryan Evans (eds.) Climate Change and It's Disconents. in Alternate Routes: A Journal of Critical Social Research.

Calvert, John (2013) The end of Canada’s role as the leading global advocate for the production and use of asbestos: is an international ban now possible?” Jan Cremers and Rolf Gehring (ed.).The Long and Winding Road to an Asbestos Free Workplace. Brussels: International Books/European Institute for Construction Labour Research. pp. 59 – 76.

Calvert, John and Marjorie Griffin Cohen (2013) “Climate Change and Labour in Canada’s Energy Sector.” Climate at Work. (ed.) Carla Lipsig-Mumme. Halifax: Fernwood Press.

Calvert, John (2011) “Climate Change, Construction and Labour in Europe: A Study of the Contribution of Building Workers and their Unions to ‘Greening’ the Built Environment in Germany, the UK and Denmark” (50 pp.) [A paper presented at the Work in a Warming World Conference (W3), York University, November 18. This research paper was prepared as a component of the 5 year W3 SSHRC/CURA grant.] http://www.workinawarmingworld.yorku.ca/

Calvert, John and Marjorie Griffin Cohen (2011) Climate Change and the Canadian Energy Sector: Implications for Labour and Trade Unions. Ottawa: Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. (79 pp.) October.

Calvert, John and Marjorie Griffin Cohen (2010) “Climate Change and Labour in the Energy Sector.” What Do We Know: What Do We Need To Know – The State of Canadian Research on Work, Employment and Climate Change: Final Report. Toronto: York University (with support from SSHRC, CIHR and NSERC). Dec.

Calvert, John (2010) “Canada’s Asbestos Policy: An Ongoing Threat to Building Workers’ Health in Canada and Around the Globe” European Institute for Construction Labour Research. Construction Labour Research News. No. 4, 2010. ISSN 1997-1745. http://clr-news.org/

Bickerton, Geoff, John Calvert, Marjorie Griffin Cohen, Carla Lipsig-Mumme, Steve Tufts, and John Holmes (2010) “What Do We Know, What Do We Need to Know? The State of Canadian Research on Work, Employment and Climate Change” Paper Presented at: Work in a Warming World Working (W3) Conference. York University, June 7-9, http://www.yorku.ca/warming/projects/index.html.

Calvert, John, Dave Fairey and Wayne Peppard. (2009) “Building a Safer Work Environment for BC Construction Workers.” Vancouver: Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. January. (24 pp)
http://d7.policyalternatives.ca/publications/reports/building-safer-work-environment-bc-construction-workers

Calvert, John, and David Fairey. (2008) “The Internal Responsibility System in Construction Occupational Health & Safety Management is Failing Workers” Presentation to Session J - Health and Safety in the Workplace. Vancouver: Canadian Industrial Relations Association Annual Conference. June 5. 44 pp.

Calvert, John (2007)  Book Review of  Broad, Dave and Wayne Antony (eds.) Capitalism Rebooted: Work, Welfare and the New Economy. Halifax: Fernwood Press, 2006. 185 pages. in Just Labour: A Canadian Journal of Work and Society, vol 11 (Autumn 2007)

Calvert, John (2006)  Book Reivew of Harriet Presser. (2003). Working in a 24/7 Economy: Challenges for American Families New York: Russell Sage Foundation 2003. 267 pages in .Just Labour: A Canadian Journal of Work and Society, vol. 9 (Autumn 2006)

Calvert, John and Blair Redlin (2003) "Achieving Public Policy Objectives Through Collective Agreements: The Project Agreement Model for Public Construction in British Columbia's Transportation Sector" in Just Labour: A Canadian Journal of Work and Society, vol. 2 (Spring 2003)