Chinese Investment in Developing-Country Special Economic Zones: Impacts on Labour and Migration

Mouan, L. (Co-convenor), Charlotte Goodburn (Co-convenor), Jan Knoerich (Co-convenor)

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Description

This two-day workshop brought together scholars and practitioners from the UK, US, China, India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Ethiopia to exchange views on the development of special economic zones in South Asia and Africa, in the context of increasing overseas investments from Chinese firms.
Period9 Jul 201810 Jul 2018
Event typeWorkshop
LocationLondon, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • Special economic zones
  • Chinese FDI
  • South Asia
  • Africa
  • Inclusive industrialisation
  • Labour rights
  • Migration
  • Structural transformation
  • Sustainable Development Goals