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The Covert Assault on Labor by Mega-Regional Trade Agreements
Titolo Rivista: GIORNALE DI DIRITTO DEL LAVORO E DI RELAZIONI INDUSTRIALI  
Autori/Curatori: Christoph Scherrer 
Anno di pubblicazione:  2016 Fascicolo: 150 Lingua: Inglese 
Numero pagine:  21 P. 343-363 Dimensione file:  227 KB
DOI:  10.3280/GDL2016-150006
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I trattati mega-regionali, come il Partenariato Transatlantico per il Commercio e gli Investimenti, costituiscono la nuova generazione di trattati di libero scambio e investimento, in grado di accrescere il potere societario e limitare lo spazio politico. Essi rappresentano una nuova forma di costituzionalismo che rinforza il potere del capitale nel lungo periodo, attraverso l’imposizione di riforme neo-liberali. Questo contributo analizza le pretese dei trattati mega-regionali in merito alla crescita dell’occupazione, identifica le forze che spingono in loro favore, evidenzia i privilegi societari e la scarsa protezione garantita ai lavoratori, e individua alcune delle conseguenze che i trattati mega-regionali potrebbero avere sui lavoratori stessi. In conclusione, sono presentate alcune considerazioni circa le strategie a disposizione di lavoratori, e rispettive organizzazioni, in risposta a tali accordi.


Keywords: Mega-regionali; TTIP; TTP; CETA; Libero mercato; Potere societario; Indebolimento dei diritti dei lavoratori; Riduzione dello spazio politico.

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Christoph Scherrer, in "GIORNALE DI DIRITTO DEL LAVORO E DI RELAZIONI INDUSTRIALI " 150/2016, pp. 343-363, DOI:10.3280/GDL2016-150006

   

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