with Dr. Tim Gindling, Professor of Economics
Wednesday, September 28, 2022
4-5:30 pm ET
AOK Library 7th floor
Professor, Economics; Director, Economic Policy Analysis Graduate Program; Affiliate Professor, Public Policy; Senior Non-Resident Research Fellow, United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER); Research Fellow, Institute for the Study of Labour (IZA)
Climbing the Job Ladder?
Informal and Formal Work in Developing Countries
Many workers in developing economies are not covered by official legal protections, nor do they benefit from mandated labor benefits such as social security. This lecture presents a description of these informal workers in countries from across the developing world.
Sponsored by the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; the Center for Social Science Scholarship; and the Department of Economics.
Photo courtesy of T. Gindling.