Essays about: "forced labor"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the words forced labor.

  1. 1. Embracing Transformative Technology to End Worker Exploitation : How Individual Resistance to Change Management Can Explain the Limited Adoption of Worker Monitoring Tools in Multinational Organizations.

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Alek Kahn; Yiping Jiang; Måns Nilsson; [2021]
    Keywords : forced labor; technology; social sustainability; CSR; monitoring tools; digital monitoring; resistance to change; technology change;

    Abstract : Background: The unethical treatment of factory workers is widespread, especially in developing countries. There is no international legal body with the jurisdiction to uphold universal labor rights. Hence, the responsibility to ensure worker well-being falls upon the multinational organizations that operate the supply chain. READ MORE

  2. 2. Vad kan man göra - The redistribution of a disaster

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Socialantropologiska institutionen

    Author : Franz Spengler; [2021]
    Keywords : COVID; disaster; emotional labor; vulnerability; anthropology; food service; Sweden;

    Abstract : Doing ethnographic work on the effects of COVID 19, I looked at how food service businesses were affected. I found that the government’s selective distribution of aid and lacking guidance had forced them to prioritize accommodating customers over their own safety. READ MORE

  3. 3. Genusroller på diversifierade lantbruk : stereotypa roller på lantbruksbranschen

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Alva Rohdin; Mirjam Stephanie Ahlström; [2021]
    Keywords : genus; normer; diversifierande lantbruk; manlig jargong; stereotypiska roller;

    Abstract : Idealet om den stereotypiska lantbrukaren är djupt rotad i samhället vilket leder till att rollfördelningarna i lantbruksbranschen kan vara svåra att bryta (Elvin-Nowak & Thomsson, 2006). Detta bidrar till att kvinnan tvingas konkurrera med de föreställningar som finns om lantbrukets rollfördelning och behöver ta sig an en manlig roll för att tas på allvar som lantbrukare. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effects of the Venezuelan diaspora on Peru’s labour market: Evidence from the enaction of a Temporary Stay Permit to Venezuelan migrants

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Pol Barbé Sanromà; [2021]
    Keywords : Refugees; forced displacement; migration; labor market; informal economy; Global South; education; Venezuela; Peru; Difference-in-Differences estimation.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In January 2017, amidst the ongoing social strife in Venezuela, the Peruvian government enacted a working permit “Permiso Temporal de Permanencia” endowing Venezuelan migrants with the right to work and with access to health and education services. Given the spatial concentration of Venezuelan migrants in Peru and the clear temporal cut I unfold a difference-in-differences methodology to exploit the differences in the labor market before and after the policy was introduced at the individual level. READ MORE

  5. 5. Collision Avoidance for a Fence Inspecting Drone Operating at an Airport

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Fanny Radesjö; [2020]
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    Abstract : Many important facilities are surrounded by security fences that need to be regularly inspected for damage. To automate this task it has been proposed to use a drone equipped with a camera. READ MORE