ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Corporate Governance and Child Labour

 

The web version of this article corrects a few errors that appeared in the print  edition.

Reviewing case studies that examine the role of corporate governance initiatives to eliminate child labour from the production process, the authors examine the important distinction between eliminating and ending child labour from production networks as the former deals with the demand-side while the latter deals with the supply-side of the child labour equation. They conclude that while corporate initiatives can deal with the demand-side, government development and social policy intervention is required to deal with the supply-side.



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