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Economic implications to the rule of law as relates to the grassroots

Gerrishon K. Ikiara

Economic implications to the rule of law as relates to the grassroots

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Published by s.n. in [Nairobi, Kenya? .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • Income distribution -- Kenya.,
    • Poverty -- Kenya.,
    • Unemployment -- Kenya.,
    • Rule of law -- Kenya.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Gerrishon K. Ikiara.
      ContributionsICJ Conference on the Administration of Justice (1990 : Nairobi, Kenya)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC865.Z9 I5147 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination18 leaves ;
      Number of Pages18
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1331658M
      LC Control Number92213036

        See, e.g., Kate Andrias, The New Labor Law, Yale L.J. 2, 66, 85–87 (). Local economic development oversight commissions formed in Oakland and spreading elsewhere empower community representatives alongside developers to assure the implementation of city development projects. × See Rahman, supra note 16 (manuscript at 35–36). automatically into national law in the form of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights ("ICESCR"),1' but case law here is slim. The reason for this general lack of national engagement stems in part from the historical treatment of socio-economic rights in international law. The Rule of Law, Economic Development, and Modernization of the State in Brazil: Lessons from Existing Experience for Policy and Practice Judith Tendler, Professor of Political Economy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Salo Vinocur Coslovsky, Assistant Professor of International Development, New York University.


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