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The price of rights : regulating international labor migration, Martin Ruhs

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The price of rights : regulating international labor migration
Title
The price of rights
Title remainder
regulating international labor migration
Statement of responsibility
Martin Ruhs
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Many low-income countries and development organizations are calling for greater liberalization of labor immigration policies in high-income countries. At the same time, human rights organizations and migrant rights advocates demand more equal rights for migrant workers. The Price of Rights shows why you cannot always have both. Examining labor immigration policies in over forty countries, as well as policy drivers in major migrant-receiving and migrant-sending states, Martin Ruhs finds that there are trade-offs in the policies of high-income countries between openness to admitting migrant workers and some of the rights granted to migrants after admission
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YDXCP
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Ruhs, Martin
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Foreign workers
  • Foreign workers
  • Labor laws and legislation
  • Human rights
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Emigration and immigration law
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Emigration and immigration law
  • Foreign workers
  • Foreign workers
  • Human rights
  • Labor laws and legislation
  • Invandrare
  • Arbetsmarknad
  • Utländsk arbetskraft
  • Migration
  • Arbetslagstiftning
  • Immigration
  • Medborgerliga fri- och rättigheter
Label
The price of rights : regulating international labor migration, Martin Ruhs
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter 1: The Rights of Migrant Workers: Reframing the Debate; Aims and Approach of the Book; Outline of the Chapters and Main Arguments; Terminology and Scope of This Book; Chapter 2: The Human Rights of Migrant Workers: Why Do So Few Countries Care?; International Migrant Rights Conventions; Ratification: Record and Obstacles; Effectiveness; Migrant Rights, Citizenship Rights, and Immigration Policy; Chapter 3: Nation-States, Labor Immigration, and Migrant Rights: What Can We Expect?
  • The Objectives of Labor Immigration PolicyConstraints and Variations in the Migration State; Three Hypotheses; Chapter 4: An Empirical Analysis of Labor Immigration Programs in Forty-Six Countries; Existing Research and the Scope of My Analysis; Indicators for Measuring Openness to Labor Immigration; Indicators for Measuring Migrant Rights; Methods, Data, and Limitations; Openness to Labor Immigration; Migrant Rights; Summary of Findings; Chapter 5: Regulating the Admission and Rights of Migrant Workers: Policy Rationales in High-Income Countries
  • Explaining Greater Openness to Higher-Skilled Migrant WorkersWhy More Rights for Skilled Migrant Workers?; Explaining Trade-Offs between Openness and Rights; The National Interest: Expected Impacts Drive Labor Immigration Policies; Chapter 6: Labor Emigration and Rights Abroad: The Perspectives of Migrants and Their Countries of Origin; Migrants: Emigration, Rights, and Human Development; Sending Countries: Interests and Policy Choices; Engaging with Trade-Offs; Chapter 7: The Ethics of Labor Immigration Policy; What Consequences Should National Policymakers Care about, and for Whom?
  • The Ethics of Temporary Labor Immigration ProgramsWhat Rights Restrictions Are Justifiable, and for How Long?; Making Temporary Migration Programs Work; Summary: The Case for Tolerating Some Trade-Offs between Openness and Rights; Chapter 8: The Price of Rights: What Next for Human Rights-Based Approaches to International Labor Migration?; Blind Spots and Unintended Consequences of Human Rights; UN Agencies' Reluctant Engagement with the Price of Rights; Reframing the Human Rights-Based Approach to Migration; Open Debate; Appendix 1 Tables A.1-10; Appendix 2 Overview of Openness Indicators
  • Appendix 3 Overview of Migrant Rights IndicatorsReferences; Index
Control code
ocn857276820
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unknown
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1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400848607
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.1515/9781400848607
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2xzzwj
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857276820
Label
The price of rights : regulating international labor migration, Martin Ruhs
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter 1: The Rights of Migrant Workers: Reframing the Debate; Aims and Approach of the Book; Outline of the Chapters and Main Arguments; Terminology and Scope of This Book; Chapter 2: The Human Rights of Migrant Workers: Why Do So Few Countries Care?; International Migrant Rights Conventions; Ratification: Record and Obstacles; Effectiveness; Migrant Rights, Citizenship Rights, and Immigration Policy; Chapter 3: Nation-States, Labor Immigration, and Migrant Rights: What Can We Expect?
  • The Objectives of Labor Immigration PolicyConstraints and Variations in the Migration State; Three Hypotheses; Chapter 4: An Empirical Analysis of Labor Immigration Programs in Forty-Six Countries; Existing Research and the Scope of My Analysis; Indicators for Measuring Openness to Labor Immigration; Indicators for Measuring Migrant Rights; Methods, Data, and Limitations; Openness to Labor Immigration; Migrant Rights; Summary of Findings; Chapter 5: Regulating the Admission and Rights of Migrant Workers: Policy Rationales in High-Income Countries
  • Explaining Greater Openness to Higher-Skilled Migrant WorkersWhy More Rights for Skilled Migrant Workers?; Explaining Trade-Offs between Openness and Rights; The National Interest: Expected Impacts Drive Labor Immigration Policies; Chapter 6: Labor Emigration and Rights Abroad: The Perspectives of Migrants and Their Countries of Origin; Migrants: Emigration, Rights, and Human Development; Sending Countries: Interests and Policy Choices; Engaging with Trade-Offs; Chapter 7: The Ethics of Labor Immigration Policy; What Consequences Should National Policymakers Care about, and for Whom?
  • The Ethics of Temporary Labor Immigration ProgramsWhat Rights Restrictions Are Justifiable, and for How Long?; Making Temporary Migration Programs Work; Summary: The Case for Tolerating Some Trade-Offs between Openness and Rights; Chapter 8: The Price of Rights: What Next for Human Rights-Based Approaches to International Labor Migration?; Blind Spots and Unintended Consequences of Human Rights; UN Agencies' Reluctant Engagement with the Price of Rights; Reframing the Human Rights-Based Approach to Migration; Open Debate; Appendix 1 Tables A.1-10; Appendix 2 Overview of Openness Indicators
  • Appendix 3 Overview of Migrant Rights IndicatorsReferences; Index
Control code
ocn857276820
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400848607
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.1515/9781400848607
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2xzzwj
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857276820

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