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Cross-border Movements of People

Deepak Nayyar

in Governing Globalization: Issues and Institutions

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199254033
eISBN:
9780191698187
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199254033.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter examines cross-border movements of people so as to outline the contours, examine the underlying factors, analyse the implications of globalisation, explore future prospects, and consider ... More


The Price of Rights: What Next for Human Rights–Based Approaches to International Labor Migration?

Martin Ruhs

in The Price of Rights: Regulating International Labor Migration

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691132914
eISBN:
9781400848607
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691132914.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter examines the implications of the analysis in this book for human rights debates and the rights-based approaches to migration advocated by many international organizations and ... More


The Ethics of Labor Immigration Policy

Martin Ruhs

in The Price of Rights: Regulating International Labor Migration

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691132914
eISBN:
9781400848607
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691132914.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter examines the ethics of labor immigration policy, moving the discussion from a positive analysis of “what is” to the equally important normative question of “what should be.” If ... More


The Price of Rights: Regulating International Labor Migration

Martin Ruhs

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691132914
eISBN:
9781400848607
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691132914.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Many low-income countries and development organizations are calling for greater liberalization of labor immigration policies in high-income countries. At the same time, human rights organizations and ... More


International Labor Migration

Philip Martin

in Merchants of Labor: Recruiters and International Labor Migration

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198808022
eISBN:
9780191845819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808022.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Migration is the exception rather than the rule, but international labor migration is likely to increase because of persisting demographic and economic inequalities at a time when revolutions in ... More


Merchants of Labor: Recruiters and International Labor Migration

Philip Martin

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198808022
eISBN:
9780191845819
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808022.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Merchants of labor are the intermediary recruiters between workers in one country and employers in another. They have a checkered history, often associated with trickery or coercion to fill ... More


Aerotropolitans and Cinderellas: Bangladeshis in the Global Economy

Naomi Hossain

in The Aid Lab: Understanding Bangladesh’s Unexpected Success

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198785507
eISBN:
9780191827419
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785507.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, South and East Asia

This chapter explores how Bangladeshis have begun to make their way in and around the global economy, with a look at employment in the readymade garments (RMG) industry, international labour ... More


Living the Third Shift: Latina Adolescent Street Vendors in Los Angeles

Emir Estrada and Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo

in Immigrant Women Workers in the Neoliberal Age

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037573
eISBN:
9780252094828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037573.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter examines gendered expectations resulting not only from the intersecting relations of race and class but also from the age as well as the inequality of nations that gives rise to ... More


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