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Author Martin, Philip L., 1949-

Title Managing labor migration in the twenty-first century / Philip Martin, Manolo Abella, and Christiane Kuptsch
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 226 pages) : illustrations
Series Global management series
Global management series.
Contents ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Part I. Global Migration""; ""1. Why International Migration?""; ""2. Global Migration Patterns and Issues""; ""Part II. Professional and Unskilled Migrants""; ""3. Highly Skilled Guest Workers""; ""4. Guest Worker Programs""; ""5. Managing Guest Workers""; ""Part III. Developing Countries and Sustainable Migration""; ""6. Thailand: Migration in a Tiger Economy""; ""7. Managing Migration in the the Twenty-first Century ""; ""Appendix: ILO Conventions on Migrants""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index ""
Summary This comprehensive analysis of the causes and effects of labour migration also recommends sensible, sustainable migration policies that are fair to migrants and to the countries that open their doors to them. The book also discusses the complex relationship between immigration policies and politics
Notes Series statement taken from jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-215) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Foreign workers -- Government policy.
Foreign workers.
Form Electronic book
Author Abella, Manolo I.
Kuptsch, Christiane.
LC no. 2005010347
ISBN 0300109040 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0300129963 (electronic bk.)
9780300109047 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780300129960 (electronic bk.)