Migrant Labor in the Gulf Summary Report
Source of Publication
SSRN Electronic Journal
This Migrant Labor in the Gulf Summary Report details the research findings that were presented by the Migrant Labor in the Gulf working group participants during their meetings in Doha, Qatar. CIRS launched the initiative in 2008 and held a total of three meetings. The working group is composed of experts in the field of migrant labor who hail from a variety of academic disciplines, including anthropology, sociology, economics, and political science. The working group is also composed of the CIRS research grant recipients: Andrew Gardner from the University of Puget Sound, Arland Thornton, Mansoor Moaddel, Dirgha Ghimirie, Linda Young-DeMarco, and Nathalie Williams from the University of Michigan, Susan Martin from Georgetown University, Mary Breeding from the World Bank, and David Mednicoff from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. The edited volume, titled Migrant Labour in the Persian Gulf is published by Columbia University Press/Hurst in 2012.
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Migrant Workforce, Migrant Labor, Gulf Cooperation Council, Migration
Kamrava, Mehran; Babar, Zahra; Ahmad, Attiya; Gardner, Andrew; Bristol-Rhys, Jane; Mahdavi, Pardis; Osella, Caroline; Williams, Nathalie E.; Thornton, Arland; Ghimire, Dirgha J.; Young-DeMarco, Linda C.; Moaddel, Mansoor; Mednicof, David; Thiollet, Helene; Randeree, Kasim; Breeding, Mary; and Martin, Susan, "Migrant Labor in the Gulf Summary Report" (2011). All Works. 2392.
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Open Access Type
Green: A manuscript of this publication is openly available in a repository