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Global Capital, Human Needs and Social Policies

Selected Essays, 1994-1999

by Ian Gough

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Capitalism,
  • Political Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Poverty,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Economics - General,
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • Basic needs,
  • Europe,
  • Public welfare,
  • Social Policy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9759220M
    ISBN 100312235992
    ISBN 109780312235994

    This book presents a variety of feminist perspectives on human security under globalisation. Looking at gender as a multifaceted power domain, and human security as a policy framework, it explores the configuration of the state, power/knowledge systems and the implications for people living with deprivation and social exclusion.   The concepts of human capital and social capital have come to be widely used across government policy and academia in relation to their perceived roles in community engagement and social well-being.

    Immigration occurs in the wealthy nations of the global north and the not-so-rich countries of the global south; it involves individuals who arrive with substantial human capital and those with limited human capital. Immigration has far-reaching implications for a nation's economy, public policy, social and health services and culture. While human migration is as old as humankind itself.   Human capital is the measure of the economic value that an employee provides, through their knowledge, skills, and abilities. On average, total human capital costs are almost 70 percent of a company’s operating expenses. Despite how much employees cost, many companies do not properly invest in an employee development plan, in their human capital.

    With international human rights under challenge, this book represents a comprehensive critique that adds a social policy perspective to recent political and leg.   Whilst the book covers the issues of measurement and reporting, it also broadens out the debate on the nature of Human Capital Management to show how this influences a broad range of people management practices and to warn against the danger of constraining the thinking to simply the question of s: 7.


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Global Capital, Human Needs and Social Policies by Ian Gough Download PDF EPUB FB2

Can the needs of capital ever be reconciled with the needs of people. To what extent can social policies bridge the gap between social rights and human welfare, and economic competitiveness in a global world. Building on his previous writings on political economy and human need, Ian Gough throws new light on these perennial questions in a.

Can the needs of capital ever be reconciled with the needs of people. To what extent can social policies bridge the gap between social rights and human welfare, and economic competitiveness in a global world.

Building on his previous writings on political economy and human need, Ian Gough throws. Get this from a library. Global capital, human needs, and social policies: selected essays, [Ian Gough] -- "Ian Gough is the author of two acclaimed books: The Political Economy of the Welfare State and A Theory of Human Need (co-authored with Len Doyal).

This Book. Download Citation | Global capital, human needs and social policies: selected essays, | Can the needs of capital ever be reconciled with the needs of people.

To what extent can social. Gough, Ian () Global capital, human needs and social policies: selected essays (Spanish translation available as:). Palgrave Macmillan, New York, USA. ISBN Full text not available from this repository. How can organizations remain distinctly human in a technology-driven world.

This year’s Global Human Capital Trends report calls upon organizations to embrace three attributes—purpose, potential, and perspective—that characterize what it means to fuse people and technology to perform as a social enterprise at work.

Human Capital: It is referred to as the knowledge, skills, competencies, and attributes embodied in individuals that facilitate the creation of personal, social, and economic wellbeing.

Income-Based Approach: This approach is closely related to each individual’s benefits obtained through education and training investment. Global redistribution, global governance and globalisation of social policy 64 Governance and social protection 64 Social protection, the development process and poverty reduction 65 Bibliography 67 Annex 1: Social funds and social protection 73 Boxes Box 1 The International Development Targets According to Burch et al (), Policies are “courses of action, whether intended or unintended, that are deliberately adopted or can be shown to follow regular patterns over time.”, and Social policies “have to do with human beings living together as a group in a situation requiring that they have dealings with each other.” (, p.2) Burch et al further claim that Social Policy is.

The call to action: Rise to the challenge to remain distinctly human in a technology-driven world. Among the key trends that government and public sector respondents to our global human capital survey address: Well-being: 80 percent of GPS respondents believe that well-being is important, yet 38 percent feel ready to address worker well-being.

In summary, human capital is crucial for HRM to understand in order to function properly but it is not enough to meet the challenges that businesses are facing these days in talent acquisition and skills development.

Social capital combined with human capital is the key to solve today’s HRM challenges. REFERENCES [1] OECD. Human Capital Issues and Information Technology: /ch Local technological applications and their implications for human welfare depend not only on the most proximal environment, but also upon successively larger.

Global capitalism is the fourth and current epoch of distinguishes it from earlier epochs of mercantile capitalism, classical capitalism, and national-corporate capitalism is that the system, which was previously administered by and within nations, now transcends nations, and thus is transnational, or global, in scope.

In its global form, all aspects of the system, including. Tunis – The close relationship between human capital [1] and economic growth is undeniable. Human capital is affected directly and indirectly by education which plays an important role in both.

Social Policy and Governance oBers an authoritative understanding of the way social policies at national and supra-national level are shaped in the context of globalisation. The book: evaluates national social policies advanced by international organisations. examines policies addressing global social redistribution, regulation.

Social protection: a life cycle continuum investment for social justice, poverty reduction and development. Contents 1. Introduction 1 2. A world in need of social protection for the global citizen 2 Life, life contingencies and life cycles: the unbearable. Given the cataclysmic nature of the Covid economic crisis conventional economic responses, of pursuing counter-cyclical fiscal policy, which is increasing public spending and cutting taxes, to.

Brazil's health ministry repor new cases of Covid and 1, new deaths Friday, according to Reuters. The country has the second-highest number of. Human capital is a collection of traits – all the knowledge, talents, skills, abilities, experience, intelligence, training, judgment, and wisdom possessed individually and collectively by individuals in a population.

These resources are the total capacity of the people that represents a form of wealth which can be directed to accomplish the goals of the nation or state or a portion thereof.

Doing so elevated him to global stature as a peacemaker after leaving the Oval Office. So too can Barack Obama. Obama is yet a relatively young man whose social, moral and political capital exceed.

Specialised publications issued warnings about the possible effects of COVID on suicidal behaviours. As WHO states, “mental health is an indivisible part of public health and significantly affects countries and their human, social and economic capital,” not being “merely the absence of mental disorders or symptoms” ( 1).Capital in the Twenty-First Century is a book by French economist Thomas focuses on wealth and income inequality in Europe and the United States since the 18th century.

It was initially published in French (as Le Capital au XXIe siècle) in August ; an English translation by Arthur Goldhammer followed in April The book's central thesis is that when the rate of return.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

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