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Employment relations and global governance, the dialogue between the global unions and the IFIs, Yvonne Rueckert

Table Of Contents
Cover -- Endorsements -- Half Title -- Series -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- List of acronyms -- 1 Introduction -- Background -- Methodology -- The structure of the book -- 2 Theoretical framework - global governance and organisation theories -- Organisations as 'actors' -- Institutions and institutionalisation -- Human rights and workers' rights -- Global governance -- Organisation theories -- Organisational structure -- Organisational identity and culture -- Organisational knowledge and power -- Organisational change and learning -- 3 The Global Unions - the ITUC, GUFs, and the TUAC -- The Global Unions - A short overview -- The International Trade Union Confederation -- Structure -- Organisational values and identity -- Organisational knowledge and knowledge management -- What power does the ITUC have? -- Organisational change and learning -- The Global Union Federations -- Organisational structure -- Organisational identity -- Organisational knowledge and learning -- Power and influence -- The Trade Union Advisory Committee to the OECD -- Organisational structure -- Organisational objectives and achievements -- 4 The IFIs - The World Bank Group and the IMF -- The World Bank -- Organisational structure -- WB departments and policies of importance for the Global Unions -- The evolvement of labour market issues and social protection at the Bank -- Procurement policies -- WB safeguard policies -- The World Bank's (organisational) identity -- Knowledge management and learning -- Power (re)sources and intra-organisational challenges -- The International Finance Corporation -- Organisational characteristics -- The IFC's identity and knowledge development -- The 'sustainability framework' and 'performance standards' -- 'Doing business' - measuring the business environment -- Organisational development and learning
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non fiction
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1 online resource (241 pages)
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