Associate Professor of Sociology in York University (Toronto, Canada), Ph. D. (Sociology). Author of several scientific publications in political economy, economic sociology, sociology of work, include books: “Change and Continuity: Canadian Political Economy in the New Millennium” (coautor), “Work and Labour in Canada: Critical Issues” (coauthor), “Regulating Flexibility: The Political Economy of Employment Standards”, etc.; articles’: “The Employment Standards Enforcement Gap and the Overtime Pay Exemption in Ontario” (coauthor), “Being ‘Middle Class’?”, “Austerity, Right Populism and the Crisis of Labour in Canada” (coauthor), “Global Unions, Global Framework Agreements and the Transnational Regulation of Labour Standards”, etc.