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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 5–9.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Too often the perspectives of sex workers are left out of policy conversations. World Policy Journal asked experts around the globe what sex workers need to better control their working conditions. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 sex work labor labor policy Compiled...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2013) 30 (2): 26–27.
Published: 01 June 2013
... © World Policy Institute 2013 2013 World Policy Institute Demographics show the way labor forces develop and place burdens on workers that dramatically affect a country’s quality of life. Using population pyramids, World Policy Journal has highlighted how demographics can govern the...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2013) 30 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Europe, where Retensa, an employee retention consultant, has documented the costs of worker turnover, captured in a new metric created exclusively for World Policy Journal . Then, British economists Phillip Brown and Hugh Lauder present their auction theory of labor and ominously “conclude that the...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2013) 30 (3): 88–97.
Published: 01 September 2013
... help of government, international buyers, and labor groups—make strides to increase efficiency, safety, worker happiness, and profits. A few basic proposals are not a roadmap to salvation, but they are concrete policies that could be put in place immediately. In time, unions should also be allowed to...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2004) 20 (4): 41–47.
Published: 01 December 2004
... WORLD POLICY JOURNAL • WINTER 2003/04 deep-pocketed industrial associations and Rao, chose the latter strategy. Despite con­ powerful labor unions still stand in the way siderable domestic opposition, and in con­ of a tighter embrace of market-oriented cert with the World Bank and the Interna­...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 8–14.
Published: 01 September 2017
... subsidizing DNA testing that could hold the men responsible for financial support. Nara Milanich, an associate professor of history at Barnard College, describes how these policies have been shaped not by the wishes of low-income mothers but by the political agendas of neoliberal states. Copyright © 2017...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2000) 17 (2): 48–55.
Published: 01 June 2000
... against Tai­ vard professor Richard Neustadt, Gore gave wan, Gore will come under severe attack, him the “clear impression that [he] would both from the American labor movement 54 WORLD POLICY JOURNAL • SUMMER 2000 and the right. Indeed, the...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2005) 22 (3): 34–52.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Michael A. Cohen; Maria Figueroa Küpçü Copyright © 2005 World Policy Institute 2005 Michael A. Cohen and M aria Figueroa Kup(u are codirectors of the Privatization o f Foreign Policy Project a t the World Policy Institute. Privatizing Foreign Policy...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 16–20.
Published: 01 September 2017
... professor of sociology and gender studies at the University of Southern California, describes how the lack of legal protections for domestic laborers has made it more challenging for women to be present in their children’s lives. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 Philippines Indonesia...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 81–88.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Matt Surrusco Matt Surrusco is a journalist who reported for +972 Magazine from Jerusalem in 2013. © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute Photo: Michael Loadenthal ZBEIDAT, West Bank—The electricity in the village went out for the third time on a warm...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 16–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... World Policy Journal examines East African gender data in politics, education, and labor. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 gender politics education labor ANATOMY GENDER DISPARITIES IN EAST AFRICA World Policy Journal examines gender data in politics, education...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 106.
Published: 01 September 2017
... World Policy Journal examines six countries to see how the burden of child care, household chores, and other unpaid work falls disproportionately on women. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 women gender labor child care ...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2017
... World Policy Journal , we learn about the linkages between right-wing notions of family and economic reforms, the challenges of parenting in increasingly fragile societies, and the ways in which the concept of family is being reasserted and redefined. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 26–27.
Published: 01 September 2017
... World Policy Journal examines the aging workforce in six countries, and finds that seniors in France and Spain are least likely to work full-time or live in poverty. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 family age France Spain Australia United States Israel Japan poverty...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 119–123.
Published: 01 March 2017
... argues that transparency laws must also be accompanied by efforts to promote social inclusion and economic development. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 labor trafficking modern-day slavery supply chains Over the last 15 years, thousands of men from Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, and...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 35–38.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Ameenah Gurib-Fakim World Policy Journal speaks with Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, a biochemist who became the first female president of Mauritius. She discusses the importance of integrating science into politics, what prevents women from rising into positions of power, and how her country pulled off...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 26–29.
Published: 01 March 2017
... France and Germany is a bit different. After World War II, both countries needed manpower to rebuild their infrastructure and maintain economic growth. Temporary immigration policies were adopted to fill the need for manual workers, but many of these migrant laborers—from Italy, Greece, and Turkey—stayed...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 28–35.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... But Schieder writes that, for women struggling to extricate themselves from violent households, these “bonds that link families become bondage.” She discusses how policies under Shinzô Abe, including a proposed constitutional revision, seek to strengthen the neoliberal order at the expense of women...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 99–104.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Khadija Sharife World Policy Institute fellow Khadija Sharife investigates the tax avoidance strategies of one of the world’s biggest lottery corporations. While the company, GTech (now known as IGT), profits off the poor, it has shielded hundreds of millions in revenue from the tax man by...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 3–7.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Natasha Bluth; Melody Chan World Policy Journal asked five experts from around the globe how the media has promoted or deterred xenophobia. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 media journalism xenophobia immigration The media’s coverage of the 2015 European refugee...