My publications

Book:

Barnes, T. (2015) Informal Labour in Urban India: Three Cities, Three Journeys, London, Routledge

Articles, chapters and reports:

Barnes, T, Lal Das, K.S. and Pratap, S. (2016, forthcoming) ‘Contract labour, employment relations and auto production in India’s National Capital Region’, in K.R. Shyam Sundar (ed.) (2016) Dynamics of Industrial and Employment Relations in India in the Post-Reform Period: Volume in Memory of C.S. Venkata Ratnam, New Delhi: Daanish.

Barnes, T. (2016, forthcoming) ‘Why has the Indian auto industry reproduced “low road” labour relations?’ in E. Noronha and P. D’Cruz (eds) Critical Perspectives on Work and Employment in Globalising India, New York: Springer

________ (2016, forthcoming) ‘New institutionalism’, in B.S. Turner, P. Kivisto, W. Outhwaite, K.S. Chang, C. Epstein and J.M. Ryan (ed.) The Encyclopedia of Social Theory, London: Wiley-Blackwell

________ (2016, forthcoming) ‘Political economy’, in B.S. Turner, P. Kivisto, W. Outhwaite, K.S. Chang, C. Epstein and J.M. Ryan (ed.) The Encyclopedia of Social Theory, London: Wiley-Blackwell

________ (2016) ACU 2015 Survey of National Union of Workers Members, Hume DC, Melbourne, February

________ (2015) Detroit: What Lessons for Victoria from a ‘Post-Industrial’ City? Report for Parliamentary Library and Information Service, Parliament of Victoria (Australia) ISSN 2204-4752

Barnes, T, Lal Das, K.S. and Pratap, S. (2015) ‘Labour contractors and global production networks: the case of India’s auto supply chain’, Journal of Development Studies, 51(4): 355-69

Barnes, T. (2015, forthcoming)  ‘The IT industry, employment and informality in India: Challenging the conventional narrative’, Economic and Labour Relations Review, 26(1): 82-99

________ (2013) ‘The IT industry and economic development in India: a Critical Study’, Journal of South Asian Development, Vol 8, No 1: 61-84

Barnes, T. and D. Cahill (2012), ‘Marxism and class analysis in Australia’, Journal of Australian Political Economy, No 70: 47-69

Barnes, T. (2012) ‘Marxism and informal labour’, Journal of Australian Political Economy, No 70: 144-66

________ (2012), ‘Comparing industrial development in India and China’, Contemporary South Asia, Vol 20, No 3: 407-14

________ (2012) ‘Theorising urban employment and informal labour in India: Evidence from the Economic Census, 1998-2005,’ Indian Journal of Labour Economics, Vol 55, No 2: 245-63

________ (2011) ‘Informalisation and the social relations of production: Insights from urban Karnataka, 1990-2005’, Work Organisation, Labour & Globalisation, Vol 5, No 1: 58-74

________ (2011) ‘Beyond the fear factor: Trade union responses to offshoring in Australia’, ASBM Journal of Management (Asian School of Business Management, Bhubaneswar, India), Vol 4, No 2: 1-9

Book reviews:

Barnes, T. (2013) ‘Review of K.R. Shyam Sundar, Contract Labour in India: Issues and Perspectives’, Indian Journal of Labour Economics, Vol 55, No 4: 701-4

________ (2012) ‘Review of Jairus Banaji, Theory as History: Essays on Modes of Production and Exploitation’, Review of Radical Political Economics Vol 44, No 3: 403-6

________ (2012) ‘Review of Richard Westra (ed.) Confronting Global Neo-liberalism’, Capital and Class, Vol 36, No 1: 182-4

________ (2012) ‘Review of Kevin B. Anderson Marx at the Margins’, Journal of Australian Political Economy, No 68, December: 245-8

________ (2011) ‘A Marxian-Polanyian Synthesis?: Review of Gareth Dale’s Karl Polanyi: The Limits of the Market’, Journal of Australian Political Economy, No 67, June: 163-68