Labor Standards In International Supply Chains

Author: Daniel Berliner
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1783470372
Size: 35.90 MB
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The authors examine developments in labor standards in global supply chains over the past thirty years, analyzing factors that create challenges and opportunities for improving working conditions.

The Fissured Workplace

Author: David Weil
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 067472612X
Size: 22.36 MB
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As David Weil's groundbreaking analysis shows, large corporations have shed their role as direct employers of the people responsible for their products, in favor of outsourcing work to small companies that compete fiercely with one another.

Global Value Chains In A Changing World

Author: Deborah Kay Elms
Publisher:
ISBN: 9789287038821
Size: 21.32 MB
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A collection of papers by some of the world's leading specialists on global value chains (GVCs). It examines how GVCs have evolved and the challenges they face in a rapidly changing world.

European Social Models From Crisis To Crisis

Author: Jon Erik Dølvik
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0198717962
Size: 50.90 MB
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This book analyzes the interaction of European social models -- the institutions structuring labor markets' supply side -- and their turbulent macroeconomic environment from the deep Europe-wide recession, ending Germany's post-unification ...

Towards Better Work

Author: A. Rossi
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137377542
Size: 33.63 MB
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This volume provides solutions-oriented approaches for promoting improved working conditions and labour rights in the apparel industry.

Distortions To Agricultural Incentives In Africa

Author: Kym Anderson
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 9780821376645
Size: 30.82 MB
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This volume is the third in a series (other volumes cover Asia, Europe s transition economies, and Latin America and the Caribbean) that not only fills that void for recent years but extends the estimates in a consistent and comparable way ...

Governing Social Risks In Post Crisis Europe

Author: Colin Crouch
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1781004013
Size: 37.47 MB
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In this illuminating book Colin Crouch examines the diverse approaches presented by advanced societies in their attempts to resolve a central dilemma of a capitalist economy: the need to combine buoyant mass consumption with insecure ...

Markets And Rural Poverty

Author: Jonathan Mitchell
Publisher: IDRC
ISBN: 1849713138
Size: 77.76 MB
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This book explores the place of poor people within a rich variety of value chains, focusing upon lagging, rural regions in Africa and Asia, and how they can 'upgrade' within such chains.

R For Microsoft Excel Users

Author: Conrad Carlberg
Publisher: Que Publishing
ISBN: 0134571894
Size: 23.68 MB
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