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WTI research publications

Books, book chapters, working papers, journal articles by WTI research staff

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46 records

19 Dec 2017

Working Papers

Labour Standard Enforcement through Economic Treaties

r4d Working Paper by Christian Häberli ABSTRACT: Recent economic treaties contain references to labour standards with increasing specificity and stringent enforcement mechanisms. However, despite evidence for continuing massive violations of workers’ rights, forced ...

19 Dec 2017

Häberli, Christian

31 Jul 2017

Working Papers

Employment Effects of CSO Laws in Ethiopia

r4d Working Paper 2017/07 by Daniel Behailu, Shiferaw Kebede and Tadele Ferede ABSTRACT: It is contended that civil society organizations (CSOs) are crucial for good governance. It can contribute towards enabling accountable government ...

31 Jul 2017

3 Apr 2017

Working Papers

Employment effects of bargaining council decisions

r4d Working Paper 2017/04 by Wayde Thomas Flowerday. Neil Rankin and Volker Schöer ABSTRACT: South Africa has a unique collective bargaining structure; one whereby wages are mostly set at a sectoral level. One ...

3 Apr 2017

1 Aug 2016

Working Papers

South African Labour Law: A Twenty-Year Assessment

r4d Working Paper 2016/06 by Paul Benjamin, assisted by Carole Cooper ABSTRACT: Labour law is the product of the balance of political and economic forces in a society. The election of South Africa’s ...

1 Aug 2016

1 Dec 2015

Working Papers

Technology/Innovation history of post-apartheid South Africa

r4d Working Paper 2015/12 by Wayde Flowerday ABSTRACT: The aim of this paper is to provide an overview on technological upgrading within South Africa. This paper will pay particular attention to policies that ...

1 Dec 2015

30 Apr 2015

Working Papers

South Africa Country Report

r4d Working Paper 2015/4 by Lawrence Edwards, Wayde Flowerday, Neil Rankin, Gareth Roberts and Volker Schöer ABSTRACT: The aim of this report is to provide an overview of the economic developments and trends ...

30 Apr 2015

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