In Defence of Labour Market Institutions

Cultivating Justice in the Developing World

  • Janine Berg
  • David Kucera

Part of the The International Labour Organization book series

About this book


Though labour market regulations have been blamed for the poor economic performance of many developing countries, the evidence on which this argument rests is weak. Through a survey of different labour market institutions in developing countries, this book reaffirms the importance of labour market institutions in this era of globalization.


Developing Countries employment globalization labor market labour law labour market unemployment unions

Editors and affiliations

  • Janine Berg
    • 1
  • David Kucera
    • 2
  1. 1.GenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.International Labour OfficeGenevaSwitzerland

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