Globalization and the informal economy : how global trade and investment impact on the working poor
AbstractExamines the impact of globalization on those who work in the informal economy, with a special emphasis on women workers and producers.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 354172.
Length: 24 pages
Date of creation: 2002
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Publication status: Published in Working paper on the informal economy
informal economy; employment; women workers; globalization; trade liberalization; developing countries; low income; export promotion; employment opportunity; working conditions; illustration; économie informelle; emploi; travailleuses; mondialisation; libéralisation des échanges; pays en développement; faible revenu; promotion des exportations; possibilités d'emploi; conditions de travail; illustration; economía informal; empleo; trabajadoras; globalización; liberalización del intercambio; países en desarrollo; bajos ingresos; promoción de exportaciones; oportunidades de empleo; condiciones de trabajo; ilustración;
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