Emiratization In The Uae Labor Market: Opportunities And Challenges by Georgia DaleureEmiratization In The Uae Labor Market: Opportunities And Challenges by Georgia Daleure

Emiratization In The Uae Labor Market: Opportunities And Challenges

byGeorgia Daleure

Paperback | June 16, 2018

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This book combines classic and recent studies investigating challenges to Emiratization - full employment of Emirati nationals who make up only about 10% of the total workforce - in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The book offers a comprehensive overview of the events leading to the country's rapid growth and development, as well as important social and cultural issues arising as the country transitioned from an isolated traditional economy to an open globalized one, and explores the specific challenges of incorporating Emiratis in their own vibrant economy. This topic is of interest to scholars, policymakers, and those considering investing or seeking employment in the UAE since it emerged as a Western-friendly, politically stable, and prospering oil-producing country in a region plagued by political, social, and economic turmoil.
Dr. Georgia Daleure has worked at the Higher Colleges of Technology for the last 15 years and is currently serving as the Program Chair of the General Studies Department (Social Sciences, Humanities, History, Natural Sciences, and English Communication).  Prior to joining the UAE, she managed and taught in adult education and training ...
Title:Emiratization In The Uae Labor Market: Opportunities And ChallengesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:122 pagesPublished:June 16, 2018Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9811097003

ISBN - 13:9789811097003


Table of Contents

Chapter 1:  Introduction to Sustainable Employment.- Chapter 2: UAE Goes Global.- Chapter 3: Economic Vision of the UAE.- Chapter 4: Challenges to Full Emirati Employment.- Chapter 5: The Roles & Contributions of Women.- Chapter 6: Wages, Salaries, and Expatriate Labor.- Chapter 7: Wage Remittances from the UAE.- Chapter 8: Social Transitions Contributing to Emirati Unemployment.- Chapter 9: Education, the Work Force, & Emiratization.- Chapter 10: Emiratization Progress and Challenges.