Monitoring International Labor Standards Techniques and Sources of Information

Heftet / 2004 / Engelsk

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ISBN13
9780309091343
Publisert
2004
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National Academies Press
Aldersnivå
06, P
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Product language
Engelsk
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Heftet
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306
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229 mm
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152 mm
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Monitoring International Labor Standards Techniques and Sources of Information

Heftet / 2004 / Engelsk
This new report provides a framework within which to assess compliance with core international labor standards and succeeds in taking an enormous step toward interpreting all relevant information into one central database. At the request of the Bureau of International Labor Affairs at the U.S. Department of Labor, the National Research CouncilaEURO (TM)s Committee on Monitoring International Labor Standards was charged with identifying relevant and useful sources of country-level data, assessing the quality of such data, identifying innovative measures to monitor compliance, exploring the relationship between labor standards and human capital, and making recommendations on reporting procedures to monitor compliance. The result of the committeeaEURO (TM)s work is in two partsaEURO"this report and a database structure. Together, they offer a first step toward the goal of providing an empirical foundation to monitor compliance with core labor standards. The report provides a comprehensive review of extant data sources, with emphasis on their relevance to defined labor standards, their utility to decision makers in charge of assessing or monitoring compliance, and the cautions necessary to understand and use the quantitative information.
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Presents a framework within which to assess compliance with core international labor standards. This report presents a review of extant data sources, with emphasis on their relevance to defined labor standards, and their utility to decision makers in charge of assessing or monitoring compliance.
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1 Front Matter; 2 Executive Summary; 3 1 Introduction and Overview; 4 2 Official and Nongovernmental Sources of Information; 5 3 Information from Nongovernmental Labor Monitoring Systems; 6 4 Freedom of Association and the Right to Collective Bargaining; 7 5 Forced or Compulsory Labor; 8 6 Child Labor; 9 7 Discrimination; 10 8 Acceptable Conditions of Work; 11 9 Human Capital and International Labor Standards Compliance; 12 Appendix A: Database Description; 13 Appendix B: Biographical Sketches of Committee Members
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Commitee on Monitoring International Labor Standards, National Research Council
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Produktdetaljer

ISBN13
9780309091343
Publisert
2004
Utgiver
Vendor
National Academies Press
Aldersnivå
06, P
Språk
Product language
Engelsk
Format
Product format
Heftet
Sider
306
Høyde
229 mm
Bredde
152 mm
Se alle