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Labor market distortions in Côte d"Ivoire

Nicolai Kristensen

Labor market distortions in Côte d"Ivoire

analyses of employer-employee data from the manufacturing sector

by Nicolai Kristensen

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Published by World Bank in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Côte d"Ivoire.
    • Subjects:
    • Labor market -- Côte d"Ivoire.,
    • Wage differentials -- Côte d"Ivoire.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNicolai Kristensen, Dorte Verner.
      SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 3771, Policy research working papers (Online) ;, 3771.
      ContributionsVerner, Dorte., World Bank.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57
      The Physical Object
      FormatElectronic resource
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3479263M
      LC Control Number2005620421

        In Côte d’Ivoire, employees at Fairtrade-certified cocoa cooperatives have higher salaries and better working conditions than those at non-certified organizations. Farm laborers, on the other. More than half of the world’s annual cocoa production comes from Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana, and research funded by the United States Department of Labor (USDOL) estimated that over million children were engaged in child labor in the cocoa sector of the two countries in Nearly all of these children were engaged in hazardous work.


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