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IDE-JETRO Series

Globalisation, Employment and Mobility

The South Asian Experience

Editors: Sato, H., Murayama, M. (Eds.)

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There are numerous labour and employment issues facing South Asia in this era of growth. With critical examination of ongoing labour reforms, and using extensive field surveys, this book will be of interest to all seeking an analysis of labour economics, labour laws, economic growth and globalization in South Asia.

About the authors

ETSUYO ARAI Research Fellow, IDE-JETRO, Japan JUNKO KISO Professor, Faculty of Global and Inter-Cultural Studies, Ferris University, Japan MOMOE MAKINO Research Fellow, IDE-JETRO, Japan ARUP MITRA Professor of Economics, Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi, India HISAYA ODA Senior Research Fellow, IDE-JETRO; Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, Japan HITOSHI OTA Research Fellow, IDE-JETRO, Japan TAKAHIRO SATO Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Osaka City University, Japan YOSHIE SHIMANE Research Fellow, IDE-JETRO, Japan YUKO TSUJITA Research Fellow, IDE-JETRO, Japan

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)
  • Introduction: Globalization and Employment in South Asia

    Pages 1-28

    Sato, Hiroshi (et al.)

  • Job Loss and Job Opportunities of Factory Workers in Ahmedabad: Flexible Labour Rethink

    Pages 31-61

    Kiso, Junko

  • Female Garment Workers in India and Bangladesh in the Post-MFA Era

    Pages 62-93

    Murayama, Mayumi

  • Competitiveness of the Garment Industry in Pakistan with Particular Focus on Piece Rate Workers

    Pages 94-123

    Makino, Momoe

  • Economic Liberalization and Labour Law Reform in India

    Pages 127-149

    Ota, Hitoshi

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Globalisation, Employment and Mobility
Book Subtitle
The South Asian Experience
Editors
  • H. Sato
  • M. Murayama
Series Title
IDE-JETRO Series
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-22775-0
DOI
10.1057/9780230227750
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-53803-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-35959-2
Series ISSN
2662-6314
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 319
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