The Resource Mobilizing human resources in the Arab world, R. Paul Shaw

Mobilizing human resources in the Arab world, R. Paul Shaw

Label
Mobilizing human resources in the Arab world
Title
Mobilizing human resources in the Arab world
Statement of responsibility
R. Paul Shaw
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
331.1109174927
Index
index present
LC call number
HD5836.A6
LC item number
.S539 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East
Label
Mobilizing human resources in the Arab world, R. Paul Shaw
Publication
Copyright
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
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover ; Half Title ; Title Page ; Copyright Page ; Original Title Page ; Original Copyright Page ; Dedication ; Table of Contents ; Tables; Figures; Preface ; Acknowledgments ; 1 Policy concerns, or why this study matters ; Introduction ; Problem areas; The construction boom; Traditional agriculture; Swelling population; Integrating women; Manpower and education; Methodological approach; A caveat concerning data sources; Appendix 1.1 National development plan expenditures; Appendix 1.2 Disaggregating the labor force participation rate; 2 Harnessing construction and labor migration; Overview
  • Appendix 3.3 Off-farm employment and returns to educationAppendix 3.4 Off-farm employment and construction; 4 Appropriate population policy; Introduction; Education and the demand for children; Calibrating the relationship; Application; Discussion and qualifications; Infrastructure; Summary and conclusions; Appendix 4.1 Analysis of Tunisian fertility; Appendix 4.2 Data for the fertility/education analysis; Appendix 4.3 Analysis of the relationship between fertility and education; Appendix 4.4 Timing of fertility reduction and family limitation; 5 Upgrading women's employment; Introduction
  • Dispelling mythsThe Qur'an and Islamic custom; Empirical misconceptions; Permitted occupations; Policy directives; Husband's or father's economic situation; Education; Emigration of labor; Possible restraining factors; Legislative inroads; Conclusion; Appendix 5.1 Females in the labor force by economic activity; Appendix 5.2 Select governmental decrees bearing on women's emancipation; Appendix 5.3 Analysis of Tunisian female activity rates; 6 Manpower and educational shortages ; Introduction ; Stock taking ; Quantity ; Quality ; Content ; Distribution ; Brain drain ; Summing up
  • IntroductionMajor approaches; Agrarian reform; Reclamation and resettlement; Large-scale mechanization; Public expenditures; Policy directives; High-yielding varieties; Intensifying and diversifying crops; Improving irrigation; The cooperative as overseer; Animal husbandry; Fisheries; Human capital; Off-farm employment; Restrictive controls; Interregional cooperation and integration; Concluding remarks; Appendix 3.1 Classification of countries by physical resource constraints in agriculture; Appendix 3.2 The record of off-farm employment in agricultural development
  • Quantifying labor migrationDocumenting the problems; Skill loss; Inflationary effects; Channelling remittances; Dependency on expatriate labor; Social tensions; Population distribution; Policy directives; Construction and employment of migrants; Impact on the distribution of migrants; Scope for policy intervention; The contribution of building construction to economic growth; Tying it all together; Appendix 2.1 Easy money, labor and leisure; Appendix 2.2 Analysis of the relationship between building construction and international and internal migration; 3 Energizing traditional agriculture
Control code
ocn912319899
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317593201
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781317593218
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34589302
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)912319899
  • ebl1315744805

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
Processing Feedback ...