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Towards full and decent employment

Author: José Antonio Ocampo; Jomo K. S.
Publisher: London ; New York : Zed Books : Published in association with the United Nations, 2007.
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Looks at the fundamental importance of employment for development. This book states that employment creation is the key link in ensuring that economic growth contributes to poverty reduction. It also  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Towards full and decent employment.
London ; New York : Zed Books ; published in association with the United Nations, 2007
(DLC) 2008275070
(OCoLC)124976683
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: José Antonio Ocampo; Jomo K. S.
ISBN: 9781435663145 1435663144
OCLC Number: 252096143
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 391 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 1. Technology and Employment in an Open Underdeveloped Economy - Prabhat Patnaik2. Growth, Employment and Poverty: An Analysis of the Vital Nexus Based on Some Recent UNDP and ILO/SIDA Studies - Azizur Rahman Khan3. Labour Market Flexibility and Decent Work - Gerry Rodgers4. Employment and Decent Work in the Era of Flexicurity - Robert Boyer5. Central Banks As Agents of Employment Creation - Gerald Epstein6. Financial Openness and Employment: The Need for Coherent International and National Policies - Rolph van der Hoeven and Malte Lubker7. Rethinking the Informal Economy: Linkages with the Formal Economy and the Formal Regulatory Environment - Martha Alter Chen8. Modernizing the Informal Economy - Victor Tokman9. Changing the paradigm in social security: From fiscal burden to investing in people - Michael Cichon, Krzysztof Hagemejer and John Woodall10. Transforming the Developmental Welfare States in East Asia - Huck-Ju Kwon11. Generating Rural Employment in Africa to Fight Poverty - Janvier Desire Nkurunziza12. On the Need for Providing Employment Guarantee - Prabhat Patnaik13. Macroeconomic policy and employment generation - Michael Piore14. Generating Employment - Anis Ahmad Dani15. Macroeconomic Policy and Employment Generation: Gender Dimensions - Diane Elson16. Protecting Workers, Creating Jobs: Rethinking Social Protection in Developing Countries - Carmen Pages
Responsibility: edited by José Antonio Ocampo and Jomo K.S.

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