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Title Who needs migrant workers? : labour shortages, immigration, and public policy / edited by Martin Ruhs and Bridget Anderson.
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.

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Subject Foreign workers -- Great Britain.
Foreign workers -- Government policy -- Great Britain.
Labor supply -- Great Britain.
Labor mobility -- Great Britain.
Alt Name Ruhs, Martin.
Anderson, Bridget (Sociologist)
Oxford University Press.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 335 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This book provides a framework for analysing labour immigration and public policy. It looks at the changing role of migrant workers and the demand for labour across six sectors: health, social care, hospitality, food production, construction, and financial services.
Note Description based upon online resource; title from PDF title page (viewed April 24, 2020).
Contents Introduction / Martin Ruhns and Bridget Anderson -- Migrant workers: who needs them? A framework for the analysis of staff shortages, immigration, and public policy / Bridget Anderson and Martin Ruhs -- Changing shares of migrant labour in different sectors and occupations in the UK economy: an overview / Vanna Aldin, Dan James, and Jonathan Wadsworth -- Achieving a self-sufficient workforce? The utilization of migrant labour in healthcare / Stephen Bach -- Competing with myths: migrant labour in social care / Jo Moriarty -- Use of migrant labour in the hospitality sector: current and future implications / Rosemary Lucas and Steve Mansfield -- UK food businesses' reliance on low-wage migrant labour: a case of choice or constraint? / Andrew Geddes and Sam Scott -- Dynamics of migrant employment in construction: can supply of skilled labour ever match demand? / Paul Chan, Linda Clarke, and Andrew Dainty -- Immigration and the UK labour market in financial services: a case of conflicting policy challenges? / Andrew Jones -- Need for migrant labour? UK-US Comparisons / Philip Martin.
ISBN 9780199580590
0199580596
9780191624308 electronic book
0191624306 electronic book
9780191595257
019159525X
OCLC # 700953239
Additional Format Print version: Who needs migrant workers? Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010 9780199580590 (DLC) 2010933179 (OCoLC)548626404.


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