Cheap and disposable? The impact of the global economic crisis on the migration of Ethiopian women domestic workers to the Gulf

This paper investigates the impact of the global economic crisis on the migration of Ethiopian women domestic workers to the Gulf. It argues that migration as a strategy to cope with existing crises in Ethiopia will be severely constrained by post-downturn policy shifts, which have already produced...

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Volume: 18
Main Author: Fernandez, Bina
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Taylor & Francis Group 01.07.2010
Routledge Publishing
published in: Gender and development Vol. 18; no. 2; pp. 249 - 262
Data of publication: 7/1/2010
ISSN: 1355-2074
1364-9221
EISSN: 1364-9221
Discipline: Women's Studies
Social Sciences (General)
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Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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