Haitian Migrant Workers in the Dominican Republic

This essay attempted to analyse the treatment of Haitians migrant workers in the contemporary Dominican Republic economy.Since this essay has been written, there have been some significant negative changes that will be addressed in a later blog or research paper. In order to analyse this topic, there will be a short description of the historical…

International Labour History

How can we start to define International Labour laws? It basically wants to protect working rights by observing them and ensuring that they are recognized (Mainwaring, 1986, p.1). Today it is a part of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (Mainwaring, 1986, p.1). At its beginning, its goals were considered very controversial.…

The IMF and Jamaica: On Poverty and Inequality

This is a case study about the impact of the International Monetary Fund on Jamaica in the late 1970s and early 1990s. This can ­­be assessed through several different perspectives. This article will espouse to a combination of a political and socioeconomic approaches to determine the Funds’ role in the issues of poverty and inequality…