ANDREW JACKSON is a research associate of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.
This volume, first published in 1998, collects analyses of the Multilateral Agreement on Investment by labour activists, Aboriginal leaders, environmentalists and academics.
The MAI, when finalized in 1998 and submitted to national legislatures for ratification, will be a charter of rights and freedoms for international capital. This book is the mos …
1 The MAI and Its Implications for Canadians
2 Multilateral Deregulation of Investment
3 The MAI and Competitive Austerity
4 The MAI and Labour Standards
5 The MAI and Environmental Regulation
6 The MAI and National and International Development
7 The MAI and Canada - Sectoral Impacts
Now in its second edition, and with a new foreword by Wallace Clement, this original and timely book focuses on critical issues surrounding work and labour in Canada. It examines changes to the labour market and in the workplace, with a strong empirical component based upon the most recent Statistics Canada data. An ideal text for Sociology of Wor …