• Summary: “The social dimension of globalization: A review of the literature” – 2004
    social dimension of globalization: A review of the literature” – 2004 This literature review, written by Bernhard Gunter and Rolph van der Hoeven, considers the impact of economic globalization on wages and taxes, poverty, inequality, insecurity, child labour, gender and migration. The intention of...
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  • Child Abuse and the Media - the Nigerian Perspective
    LITERATURE REVIEW Every child must be protected against all forms of exploitation, indecent or degrading treatment, including child labour, abduction and sale (UNICEF 2000). According to UNICEF, exploiting the labour of a child means employing a person below the age of 15 years and paying him/her less...
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  • Absenteeism in the Uk
    March 2000 Abstract JEL # J6 We analyse an empirical model of absence from work based upon a variant of the traditional work-leisure model of labour supply. The model is tested with data from the 1993 UK Family Expenditure Survey (FES) and a comparison of absenteeism is made across genders. We find...
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  • Pregnancy and Employment a Literature Review
    Pregnancy and Employment: A Literature Review Helen Russell & Joanne Banks PAGE 1 Pregnancy and Employment: A Literature Review Helen Russell and Joanne Banks Published by the HSE Crisis Pregnancy Programme and the Equality Authority May 2011 HSE Crisis Pregnancy Programme 4th Floor 89...
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  • Globalization and Child Labour
    Globalization and child labour Introduction Globalization can be seen in many different forms. According to (Gunter & van der Hoeven, 2004) it often refers to the gradual integration of economies and societies driven by a lot of factors. New technologies and economic relationships can both...
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  • Visual studies
     Table of Contents 2. Introduction 3. Literature Review 5. Lewis Hine 8. Conclusion 9. Bibliography Introduction “Distant suffering on our screens was then, and still is now, a reminder of a world divided into zones of prosperity and poverty, safety and...
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  • Child Labour Report
    Queensland Review of Summary of Findings April 2005 Queensland Review of Child Labour: Summary of Findings Commissioner’s foreword The Commission for Children and Young People and Child Guardian (the Commission), is mandated to protect and promote the rights, interests and wellbeing of children...
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  • Hello
    of food crops, making them more self-sufficient. It includes: ■ ■ ASSURANCE COMMENT FROM ERNST & YOUNG LLP Information on best practice like labour and safety standards and the appropriate use of agrochemicals; Advice on how to maximise yields, optimise crop quality, achieve reliable returns and...
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  • Global Value Chains, Local Collective Action and Corporate Social Responsibility
    InterScience (www.interscience.wiley.com) DOI: 10.1002/bse.670 Global Value Chains, Local Collective Action and Corporate Social Responsibility: a Review of Empirical Evidence Peter Lund-Thomsen1* and Khalid Nadvi2 1 Centre for Business and Development Studies, Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility...
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  • Improving Social Compliance in Bangladesh's Ready-Made Garment Industry
    'social compliance 1'. That is, they do not comply with labour practices that ensure the social welfare of their employees. This article reviews the literature on working conditions in Bangladesh's RMG sector and the failure of its existing labour laws. It proposes that impediments to establishing social...
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  • Socioeconomic Consequences of Early Childbearing
    Socioeconomic Consequences of Early Childbearing: A Literature Review Carley D. Prentice Western University Abstract The present literature review seeks to investigate socioeconomic consequences of teenage childbearing. Past literature suggests that women who become teenage mothers are more likely...
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  • Economics Project Proposal
    recorded production in labour force participation. Under-utilizing female labour has palpable consequences for economic welfare and growth. Quite a lot of factors, both economic and non-economic could be deemed liable for this. Particular, the partaking of women in the labour force seems to depend...
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  • Laiklik in Turkey
    exposure per se increases child labour. As trade theory and household economics lead people to expect, the cross-country evidence seems to indicate that trade reduces or has significant effects on child labour.Consistently with the theory, a comparatively well educated labour force and active social policies...
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  • thesis
    Assignment Title: child labour in Pakistan Submitted to: Sir Waqas Saleem ...
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  • Economics
    107 Pakistan Economic and Social Review Volume 45, No. 1 (Summer 2007), pp. 107-123 RETURNS TO EDUCATION The Case of Fertility IMRAN ASHRAF TOOR * Abstract. The purpose of this research is to observe the impact of the individual and aggregate-level education on the fertility rate in Pakistan...
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  • Child Labour
    reported in this thesis was on “Child labour and its effects on the economy of Pakistan in relation to developing countries”. The purpose of research was to study the impact macro-economic factors on child labour. The secondary data was collected by consultation of literature in the libraries and Internet...
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  • Consumer Behaviour Reports
    M231 Consumer Behaviour Reports 2007/8 Name: Weighting Marks % Literature on the chosen topic in consumer behaviour /30 Methodology for the investigation Research instrument being used /20 Data analysis and Findings /25 Conclusions recommendations...
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  • employment transition over life cycle
    Working Paper Series No. 47 Employment transitions over the life cycle: a literature review Diane Perrons Wendy Sigle-Rushton London School of Economics Employment transitions over the life cycle: a literature review Diane Perrons and Wendy Sigle-Rushton London School of Economics ...
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  • Ethics
    Individual assignment Ethical dilemma: Awareness on child labour practices Name: x Student number: x Course: Ethics Supervisor: x Date: February 6th, 2012 Table of contents 1. Introduction...
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  • If Ethics Are a Benefactor
    businesses act unethically. After all ‘the business of business is business’ (U-link, ethics Lecture 1). Companies that run sweat shops and utilise labour exploitation are clearly performing unethically. Yet companies producing such goods are still thriving and performing well. It goes without saying...
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