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Living Wage: Regulatory Solutions to Informal and Precarious Work in Global Supply Chains

Shelley Marshall

Abstract

In this groundbreaking book, Marshall presents a a regulatory plan for addressing poorly paid, precarious work in global supply chains. Aside from climate change, inequality and poverty remain the biggest crises of our age. While the top 1 per cent continues to make gains in their share of wealth, the number of low income people in precarious and insecure work is also increasing. In a unique approach that draws on legal sociology, political economy and regulatory studies, this book describes existing regulatory measures that have succeeded, but which have to date attracted little scholarly att ... More

Keywords: Global Living Wage, informal work, precarious work, international labour law

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780198830351
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198830351.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Shelley Marshall, author
Vice Chancellor's Senior Research Fellow, RMIT University, Melbourne