Mobilizing Temporary Migrant Workers
A Compendium of Forms and Preliminary Discussion
Publisher: The Bullet
Date Written: 25/07/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16589
While labour migration has been a recurring phenomenon in human history, what is new in the post-1970 period of restructuring in the world capitalist economy is the increased use of temporary migrant labour by employers around the world. The widespread rise of employer use of temporary migrant workers in various economic sectors internationally can be dated from circa 1990.