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Title Migration and the labour market in Asia : recent trends and policies
Edition Complete edition
Published Paris : Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (339 pages) : illustrations
Series International migration
International migration (Paris, France)
Summary This publication presents an analysis of recent trends in migration movements and policies in Asia. It highlights the contribution of immigration to the labour force and describes the changes that have taken place in the sectoral distribution of foreign workers. Particular attention is paid to human resource development and mobility against the background of the "new economy". The book provides individual reviews of recent developments in migration trends and policies in Australia, China, Hong Kong China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vie
Notes Papers from the seventh in a series of workshops organized by the Japan Institute of Labour, in co-operation with the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, and the International Labour Organisation, and held 1-2 February 2001
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Foreign workers -- Asia.
Labor market -- Asia.
Manpower policy -- Asia.
Asia -- Economic conditions -- 1945-
Asia -- Emigration and immigration -- Economic aspects.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Nihon Rōdō Kyōkai.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
ISBN 9264196102