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Global labor standards and local freedoms

Kaushik Basu

Global labor standards and local freedoms

by Kaushik Basu

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Published by United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economics Research in Helsinki .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Employee rights.,
  • Labor policy.,
  • Child labor.,
  • Labor laws and legislation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementKaushik Basu.
    SeriesWIDER annual lectures -- 7
    ContributionsWorld Institute for Development Economics Research.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 26 p. ;
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19869161M
    ISBN 109291906476

    Global Labor Rights has 1, members. Join this group to stay connected to the international work of the AFL-CIO and the global labor movement. Human Rights in Labor and Employment Relations: International and Domestic Perspectives. Abstract [Excerpt] This volume is intended to collect the best current scholarship in the new and growing field of labor rights and human rights. We hope it will serve as a resource for researchers and practitioners as.

    similar speeds. Indeed, advocates of labor standards suspect that the practical effect will be to allow the free trade train to move ahead while the labor standards train remains stuck in the station. Addressing that concern is the key to breaking the impasse over trade and labor standards in the hemisphere and elsewhere. One in Twelve of the World's Children Are Forced into Child Labor (Febru ) According to a report on child labor, an estimated million children work in the worst forms of child labor, including hazardous work, slavery, forced labor, armed forces, commercial sexual exploitation and illicit activities.

    Disclaimer: IRS Collection Financial Standards are intended for use in calculating repayment of delinquent taxes. These Standards are effective on Ma for purposes of federal tax administration only. Expense information for use in bankruptcy calculations can be found on the website for the U.S. Trustee Program. Human rights are universal and every person around the world deserves to be treated with dignity and equality. Basic rights include freedom of speech, privacy, health, life, liberty and security, as well as an adequate standard of living. While Governments have the duty to protect individuals.


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