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Beyond sweatshops [electronic resource] : foreign direct investment and globalization in developing countries / Theodore H. Moran.

Author/Creator:
Moran, Theodore H., 1943-
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c2002.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (204 p.)
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Subjects:
Investments, Foreign, and employment -- Developing countries.
Foreign trade and employment -- OECD countries.
Manufacturing industries -- Developing countries -- Employees.
Investments, Foreign -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Developing countries.
Investments, Foreign -- Government policy -- Developing countries.
Economic development.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Foreign direct investment in low-wage, low-skill activities
Improving the treatment of workers at the bottom by providing a path up from below
Core standards for the treatment of workers around the world
WTO-based enforcement of core labor standards
Voluntary mechanisms for improving the treatment of workers
Using foreign investment to shape host-country development
The impact of outward investment on the home economy of the investor.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-188) and index.
ISBN:
0-8157-9862-8
OCLC:
614678551