Offshoring And Working Conditions In Remote Work by J. MessengerOffshoring And Working Conditions In Remote Work by J. Messenger

Offshoring And Working Conditions In Remote Work

EditorJ. Messenger, N. Ghosheh

Hardcover | June 10, 2010

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An historical context of the development of global outsourcing with case study analysis in four countries where the industry is large or growing. It provides policy advice from employers to policy makers on how the growth of good quality jobs can be ensured as this industry grows and matures around the world.
JON C. MESSENGER is a Senior Research Officer with the Conditions of Work and Employment Programme of the International Labour Organization (ILO), with the lead responsibility for its programme on working time and work organization. He specializes in policy research on working time and work organization at the enterprise level, with a ...
Title:Offshoring And Working Conditions In Remote WorkFormat:HardcoverDimensions:304 pagesPublished:June 10, 2010Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230248861

ISBN - 13:9780230248861


Table of Contents

Introduction Remote Work from the Perspective of Developed Economies: A Multi-Country Synthesis Employee Dilemmas in the Indian ITES-BPO Sector Offshored Work in Philippine BPOs Remote Work in Brazil Remote Work and Global Sourcing in Argentina A Comparative Analysis of the Business Environment, Job Quality, and Work Organization in Offshored Business Services Conclusion: Implications for Government Policies and Company Practices