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About the Author
Jomo K. S. is Assistant Secretary General for Economic Development based in the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) of the United Nations Secretariat. José Antonio Ocampo is Under-Secretary General for the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) in the United Nations Secretariat.
Table of Contents
Preface 1. Technology and Employment in an Open Underdeveloped EconomyPrabhat Patnaik 2. Growth, Employment and Poverty: An Analysis of the Vital Nexus Based on Some Recent UNDP and ILO/SIDA StudiesAzizur Rahman Khan 3. Labour Market Flexibility and Decent WorkGerry Rodgers 4. Employment and Decent Work in the Era of FlexicurityRobert Boyer 5. Central Banks As Agents of Employment CreationGerald Epstein 6. Financial Openness and Employment: The Need for Coherent International and National PoliciesRolph van der Hoeven and Malte Lübker 7. Rethinking the Informal Economy: Linkages with the Formal Economy and the Formal Regulatory EnvironmentMartha Alter Chen 8. Modernizing the Informal EconomyVíctor Tokman 9. Changing the paradigm in social security: From fiscal burden to investing in peopleMichael Cichon, Krzysztof Hagemejer and John Woodall 10. Transforming the Developmental Welfare States in East AsiaHuck-Ju Kwon 11. Generating Rural Employment in Africa to Fight PovertyJanvier Désiré Nkurunziza 12. On the Need for Providing Employment GuaranteePrabhat Patnaik 13. Macroeconomic policy and employment generationMichael Piore 14. Generating EmploymentAnis Ahmad Dani 15. Macroeconomic Policy and Employment Generation: Gender DimensionsDiane Elson 16. Protecting Workers, Creating Jobs: Rethinking Social Protection in Developing CountriesCarmen Pages