Full Employment and Social Justice: Solidarity and Sustainability

September 1, 2018|
Full Employment and Social Justice: Solidarity and Sustainability by Michael J. Murray
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This edited collection investigates how full employment programs can sustain the economy and the environment, promote social justice, and reinvigorate local communities. The contributing authors focus on the formation of institutions to eliminate the opportunity gap for marginalized populations, enact environmentally sustainable methods of production and consumption, and rebuild local economies through education, training, and community redevelopment programs. They argue that the formation and implementation of a federally funded, locally operated Job Guarantee program is a vital component to address a variety of complex and interweaving concerns. Through the formation of alternative institutions and encouraging local economies, the Job Guarantee approach has the potential to alter economic, social, and political structures away from an exploitative market-oriented structure toward one that is refocused on humanity and the sustainability of the earth and its peoples, cultures, and communities.   
Michael J. Murray is Associate Professor of Economics at Bemidji State University, USA, and a Research Scholar at the Binzagr Institute for Sustainable Prosperity. He co-edits theAmerican Review of Political Economyand is co-editor of multiple volumes on the Job Guarantee. Murray''s research focuses on public policies targeting the dua...
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Title:Full Employment and Social Justice: Solidarity and Sustainability
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:264 pages, 8.27 X 5.83 X 0 in
Shipping dimensions:264 pages, 8.27 X 5.83 X 0 in
Published:September 1, 2018
Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9783319882291

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