The Palgrave Handbook of International Labour Migration

Editors: Panizzon, M., Zurcher, G. and Fornale, E.
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: Macmillan Publishers Ltd

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ISBN: 978-1-137-35220-0
Category: Business, Finance & Economics - Economics
Image Count: 31
Book Status: Available
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This Handbook focuses on the complexity surrounding the interaction between trade, labour mobility and development, taking into consideration social, economic and human rights implications, and identifies mechanisms for lawful movements across borders and their practical implementation.

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Table of Contents

  • List of Tables
  • List of Figures
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Notes on Contributors
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Introduction: Conceptualizing a Pluralist Framework for Labour Migration - Marion Panizzon, Gottfried Zürcher and Elisa Fornalé
  • Part I Mobility Regime Perspectives: A Multi-Level Governance
  • 1 Trade, Migration and the Crisis of Globalization - Lucie Cerna, James Hollifield and William Hynes
  • 2 Labour Migration, Trade and Investment: From Fragmentation to Coherence - Thomas Cottier and Charlotte Sieber-Gasser
  • 3 GATS Mode 4 and Labour Mobility: The Significance of Employment Market Access - Johanna Jacobsson
  • Part II Development Perspective: The Emerging Role of Private Sectors, Transnational Families and the Diaspora
  • 4 Labour, Migration and Development: An Analysis of the Role of International Organizations and Civil Society - Jérôme Elie
  • 5 Public–Private Regulation of Labour Migration: A Challenge to Administrative Law Accountability Mechanisms - Tesseltje de Lange
  • 6 Migration Regimes and Their Linkages for Family Unity, Integrity and Development Piyasiri Wickramasekara
  • 7 Development-Friendly Investments and Entrepreneurship by Overseas Migrants and Their Outcomes: Lessons for Migrants and Development Actors - Leila Rispens-Noel and Jeremaiah M. Opiniano
  • Part III Labour (Human Rights) Standards Perspective: Migrant Workers’ Relationship with Migration Strategies
  • 8 Low-Skilled Labour Migration and Free Trade Agreements Philip Martin
  • 9 Evaluating Bilateral Labour Migration Agreements in the Light of Human and Labour Rights Ryszard Cholewinski
  • 10 Human Security and Human Rights of Labour Migrants in the Americas E. Dorothy Estrada-Tanck
  • Part IV Asia
  • 11 Labour Migration in Asia and the Role of Bilateral Migration Agreements Graziano Battistella
  • 12 The Regional Politics of Labour Import in the Gulf Monarchies Hélène Thiollet
  • 13 Labour Migration under the Japan–Philippines and Japan–Indonesia Economic Partnership Agreements - Yoshiko Naiki
  • Part V Europe
  • 14 Free Movement Law within the European Union: Workers, Citizens and Third-Country Nationals - Sara Iglesias Sánchez
  • 15 The Temporary Movement of Natural Persons in the Context of Trade in Services: EU Trade Policy under Mode 4 (WTO/GATS) - Jan Schmitz
  • 16 Euroafrican and Latin American Bilateral Migration Agreements: The Role of State–Diaspora Partnership - Marion Panizzon, Miryam Hazán and Sonia Plaza
  • Part VI Africa
  • 17 Operationalizing the ECOWAS Protocol on Free Movement of Persons: Prospects for Sub-Regional Trade and Development - Aderanti Adepoju
  • 18 Migration Partnerships and the Role of Public–Private Partnerships: The Nigeria–Switzerland Migration Partnership - Amanda Bisong
  • Part VII Latin America
  • 19 Intra-Regional Mobility in South America: The Andean Community and MERCOSUR - Natalia Bernal, María Angélica Prada and René Urueña
  • 20 Challenges and Features of Migration and Trade Policies towards Latin America - Cesla Amarelle and Elisa Fornalé
  • 21 Comparative Analysis of Migration and Development Policies in Latin America: Joint Reflections on Their Impact on Highly Skilled Mobility and Diaspora - Caroline Caplan, Marion Panizzon and Elisa Fornalé