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Title Rural wage employment in developing countries : theory, evidence and policy / edited by Carlos Oya and Nicola Pontara
Published London : Routledge, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 364 pages) : map
Series Routledge ISS studies in rural livelihoods ; 14
Routledge ISS studies in rural livelihoods ; 14
Contents Introduction: understanding rural wage employment in developing countries -- Rural labour markets and agricultural wage employment in semi-arid Africa: evidence from Sengal and Mauritania -- Lifting the blinkers: a new view of power, diversity, and poverty in Moxambican rural labour markets -- Caught in the grip of the market: past and present of rural wage workers in South Africa -- Disguised employment? Labour market surveys, migration and rural employment in Souther Africa -- Tanzania's rural labour markets: the missing link between development and poverty reduction -- The policy neglect of rural wage employment: the cases of Rwanda and Ethiopia -- Labour conditions in rural India: reflections on continuity and change -- Rural households' social reproduction in China's agrarian transition: wage employment and family farming -- Structuring rural labour markets: a case study from North East Brazil -- Employment instability and the restructuring of rural and rural-urban labour markets in two Latin American export industries -- The ties made in the harvest: Nicaraguan farm worker networks in Costa Rica's agricultural exports -- Improving the functioning of rural labour markets and working conditions: towards a policy agenda
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Labor market -- Developing countries
Manpower policy, Rural -- Developing countries
Rural development -- Developing countries.
Labor market.
Manpower policy, Rural.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Labor & Industrial Relations.
Rural development.
Developing countries.
Form Electronic book
Author Oya, Carlos, editor.
Pontara, Nicola, editor.
ISBN 1315735083