3 Articles by: Jokubas Salyga

Jokubas Salyga is a Kone Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow at the Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki.

In Britain, Seasonal Farm Laborers Toil for Subminimum-Wage Piece Rates

Since the end of free movement within the EU, Britain’s farms have relied on seasonal migrants allowed into the country for just a few months at a time. Denied almost any possibility to change jobs, their situation shows how bosses can use visa rules to blackmail a pliant workforce into swallowing the most degrading conditions.