SOAS University of London

Centre for Development Policy and Research

Employment and Labour Markets

Research Interests

  • The Working Poor
  • Informal Employment
  • Rural Labour Markets
  • The Gender Aspects of Employment
  • Labour Standards
Relevant CDPR Publications

Rural Labour Markets in Africa: The Unreported Source of Inequality and Poverty, Development Viewpoint No. 57 (pdf; 112kb)

The Role of Labour in Shielding Mexican Banks from the Financial Crisis, Development Viewpoint No. 48 (pdf; 117kb)

How Globalised Production Exploits Informal-Sector Workers: Investigating the Indian Garment Sector (pdf; 84kb)

Is Forced Labour an Isolated Problem in Developing Countries? (pdf; 84kb)

Rural Labour Markets in Sub-Saharan Africa:A New View of Poverty, Power and Policy, Policy Brief No. 1 (pdf; 365kb)

Direct Links

Development Studies Research Cluster on Labour, Movements and Development

Rural Labour Market Survey Research