Labour migration landscape in Asia (2014): Recent trends in migration and policies

A presentation analysing recent trends in migration and policies in Asia. Data is provided on the outflow of migrants to Gulf countries, southeast Asian countries, and Korea. Push factors are analysed, including comparative GDP rates, labour forces, wages and unemployment levels. Key policy responses are then discussed. Presented at the ADBI‐OECD‐ILO roundtable on labour migration in Asia, Tokyo, 27‐28 January 2014.

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Field Value
Document type Conference/workshop proceedings and presentations
Language of document
  • English
Topics
  • Economic policy and administration
  • Emigration
  • Foreign workers in country
  • Formal labor
  • Informal migration for labor
  • Labor
  • Local workers abroad
  • Migration
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Indonesia
  • Malaysia
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Cambodia
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Myanmar
  • Viet Nam
Copyright Unclear copyright
Version / Edition 1.0
License unspecified
Contact

Nilim Baruah ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific Tel: 662 288 1885, Fax: 662 288 3063 E‐mail: baruah@ilo.org

Author (individual) Baruah, Nilim
Publisher International Labour Organisation
Publication date 2014
Date uploaded August 28, 2015, 09:12 (UTC)
Date modified January 7, 2016, 23:41 (UTC)