The Resource Costs and benefits of cross-country labour migration in the GMS, edited by Hussein Jalilian

Costs and benefits of cross-country labour migration in the GMS, edited by Hussein Jalilian

Label
Costs and benefits of cross-country labour migration in the GMS
Title
Costs and benefits of cross-country labour migration in the GMS
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hussein Jalilian
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
International labour migration can be characterized in three ways - as human aspiration, tradition, and necessity. For some people, working overseas is a dream. For others, international labour mobility is a tradition. For a great number of people however, international labour migration is an economic necessity. It is the only viable solution to realize their basic human right to a decent life. GMS worker movements to Thailand typify all three characterizations of international labour mobility. While this book focuses on the economic dimensions of international labour emigration, principally f
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
959.3044
Index
index present
LC call number
DS563.5 .J384 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
GMS development series
Series volume
2
Label
Costs and benefits of cross-country labour migration in the GMS, edited by Hussein Jalilian
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Migrants of the Mekong / Hossein Jalilian and Glenda Reyes -- Economic costs and benefits of labour migration, case of Cambodia / Chan Sophal -- Economic costs and benefits of labour migration, case of Lao PDR / Department of Statistics, National Economic Research Institute -- Economic costs and benefits of labour migration, case of Thailand / Srawooth Paitoonpong [and others] -- Economic costs and benefits of labour migration, case of Vietnam / Nguyen Thi Kim Dung and Cu Chi Loi -- Migrants of the Mekong / Hossein Jalilian and Glenda Reyes
Control code
ocn829459994
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 416 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789814311892
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b3384642x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)829459994
  • iseas9814311898

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