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For many years labour economics
, with its emphasis on human capital theory, has been the standard fare for those studying personnel or human resource management at either undergraduate or postgraduate levels, or for professional qualifications.
The party's Old Guard, led by the formidable octogenarian Baroness Barbara Castle, have threatened to use the crucial pension debate to take a swipe at Tony Blair and New Labour economics
As I noted in my earlier review of two previously published volumes on the economic analysis of trade unions, Sapsford (1993), this branch of labour economics
was, until a short time ago, seen as something of a Cinderella area.
He secured Master's degree in Labour Economics
. Before joining Brooke Bond Pakistan Ltd.
18121, June 2012, and Labour Economics
, 19(4), 2012, pp.
& Ghosh, Jayati (2007), "Recent Employment Trends in India and China: An Unfortunate Convergence?", Indian Journal of Labour Economics
, 50(3), July-September: 383-406.
The theory of firm-specific human capital is a core part of all courses in Labour Economics
. Theory predicts that workers build up firm-specific capital in the current job, which they lose if they leave the current job.
Within all the posturing of New Labour economics
, great and costly national divisions continue to widen and the manufacturing engine of the economy continues to beg for the oiling of political creativity.