Traffickers, Brokers, Employment Agents, and Social Networks: The Regulation of Intermediaries in the Migration of Ethiopian Domestic Workers to the Middle East

This paper examines the regulatory regimes surrounding the operations of intermediaries who facilitate Ethiopian women's employment as contract domestic workers in the Middle East. Drawing on empirical research in Ethiopia, Lebanon, and Kuwait, the paper focuses on the commonly observed problem...

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Volume: 47
Main Author: Fernandez, Bina
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: THOUSAND OAKS Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.12.2013
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published in: The International migration review Vol. 47; no. 4; pp. 814 - 843
Data of publication: 2013-12
ISSN: 0197-9183
EISSN: 1747-7379
Discipline: Economics
Women's Studies
Social Sciences (General)
Political Science
Bibliography: The author wishes to acknowledge the feedback and suggestions of Phillipe Fargues, Hilary Charlesworth, Ellen Percy Kraly and two anonymous reviewers. All remaining errors are my responsibility.
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Istex
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