London : Zed in association with the United Nations, 2007.
xx, 391 pages ; 22 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Towards full employment and decent work: An introduction Financial openness and employment: The need for coherent international and national policies Technoloy and employment in an open underdeveloped economy Macroeconomic policy, employment, unemployment and gender equality Central banks as agents of employment creation Growth, employment and poverty Generating rural employment in Africa to fight poverty Labour market flexibility and decent work How employment and workers rights can be made complementary Rethinking the informal economy: Linkages with the informal economy and the formal regulatory environment Modernizing the informal sector Changing the paradigm in social security: From fiscal burden to investing in people Transformative social policy Protecting workers, creating jobs: Rethinking social protection in developing countries Transforming the developmental welfare states in East Asia Labour inspection for decent work and economic development.
U.N. sales number: E.07.IV.6.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.