A Shiny Fragmentary Skeleton: The World Bank and Workers' Human Rights in the 2013 World Development Report

Autores
Etchichury, Horacio Javier
Año de publicación
2014
Idioma
inglés
Tipo de recurso
artículo
Estado
Versión publicada
Descripción
This article intends to describe the scope of the right to work in the World Bank's 2013 World Development Report: Jobs. In the first place, the article analyses, from a legal prospective, the right to work as phrased in the main international human rights instruments. Academic comments and judicial developments are included in the analysis, as well as international organisms' contributions. Second, the article compares this interpretation to the World Bank's ideas on the issue, as expressed in the report. Through this comparison, the Bank's contradictions and restrictive constructions become apparent. Finally, the article describes the risks faced by borrower countries if their policies are designed according to the World Bank proposals.
Fil: Etchichury, Horacio Javier. Universidad Nacional de Córdoba; Argentina. Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas; Argentina
Materia
World Bank
Workers' Rights
Economic
Social and Cultural Rights
Economía, Econometría
Economía y Negocios
CIENCIAS SOCIALES
Nivel de accesibilidad
Acceso abierto
Licencia
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/ar/
Repositorio
CONICET Digital (CONICET)
Institución
Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas
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