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Taylor, Orville W
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Department of Sociology, Psychology and Social Work
Title, Analytic
Governance, social protection and employment in CARICOM: Is labour missing?
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Benn, Denis; Hall, Kenneth O
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Governance in the age of globalization: National, regional and global perspectives
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Kingston, Jamaica
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Ian Randle Publishers
Date of Publication
2003
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Abstract
Focuses on the issue of governance, social protection and employment in the Caribbean by pointing to the imbalance between the treatment of capital and labour in the context of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Notes that while there is free movement of the capital there is significant restrictions on labour by the developed countries. Also sees the need for increased protection of the rights of labour and calls for increased collaboration at the regional level among governments, the Caribbean Congress of Labour (CCL) and the regional employers organisation in establishing a framework within which labour and management could cooperate.....
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