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Globalization, trade unions and labour standards in the North

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  • Donado, Alejandro
  • Wälde, Klaus

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Paper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 469448.

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Length: 30 pages
Date of creation: 2012
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Publication status: Published in Employment working paper series
Handle: RePEc:ilo:ilowps:469448

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Keywords: occupational health; occupational safety; labour standards; trade union role; trade; foreign investment; capital flow; globalization; developed countries; developing countries; santé au travail; sécurité du travail; normes du travail; rôle du syndicat; commerce international; investissement étranger; flux de capitaux; mondialisation; pays développés; pays en développement; salud en el trabajo; seguridad en el trabajo; normas del trabajo; papel del sindicato; comercio internacional; inversiones extranjeras; corriente de capitales; globalización; países desarrollados; países en desarrollo;

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