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US and Lebanese labor laws. (c2018)

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dc.contributor.author Hakim, Nassif Adnan Al
dc.date.accessioned 2018-10-11T11:28:11Z
dc.date.available 2018-10-11T11:28:11Z
dc.date.copyright 2018 en_US
dc.date.submitted 2018-07-19
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10725/8617
dc.description.abstract Many countries have recently suffered from an increase in the rate of unemployment. This has been the result of several factors, including the competition from foreign workers and the lack of protection of national labor. USA and Lebanon have both accepted Syrian refugees since the beginning of the Syrian conflict. However, the latter had a severe impact on the Lebanese economy compared to that of US. This is because around 1.5 million Syrian refugees have entered Lebanon compared to only few thousands moved to the US, with the difference in the economic abilities between both host countries. This thesis provides a comparative study between the basic provisions of the US and Lebanese Labor Laws. It focuses on foreign employment with suggestions to curb the impact of the Syrian conflict on the Lebanese labor market. Although USA and Lebanon have special rules related to the acceptance and employment of foreigners, Lebanon failed to protect its national labor due to the lack of effective enforcement mechanisms. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Lebanese American University -- Dissertations en_US
dc.subject Dissertations, Academic en_US
dc.subject Labor laws and legislation -- Economic aspects -- Lebanon en_US
dc.subject Foreign workers, Syrian en_US
dc.subject Refugees, Syrian en_US
dc.subject Lebanon -- Economic conditions -- 21st century en_US
dc.title US and Lebanese labor laws. (c2018) en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.title.subtitle foreign employment and protection of national labor en_US
dc.term.submitted Summer en_US
dc.author.degree MS in Business en_US
dc.author.school SOB en_US
dc.author.idnumber 201700090 en_US
dc.author.commembers Yunis, Manal
dc.author.commembers Kassar, Abdul Nasser
dc.author.department Department of Information Technology and Operations Management (ITOM) en_US
dc.description.embargo N/A en_US
dc.description.physdesc 1 hard copy: viii, 69 leaves; 30 cm. available at RNL. en_US
dc.author.advisor Fakih, khodr
dc.keywords Lebanese Labor Law en_US
dc.keywords US Labor Law en_US
dc.keywords Comparative Study en_US
dc.keywords Foreign Employment en_US
dc.keywords Competition en_US
dc.keywords Enforcement en_US
dc.description.bibliographiccitations Bibliography : leaves 59-63. en_US
dc.identifier.doi https://doi.org/10.26756/th.2018.88 en_US
dc.author.email nassif.alhakim@lau.edu en_US
dc.identifier.tou http://libraries.lau.edu.lb/research/laur/terms-of-use/thesis.php en_US
dc.publisher.institution Lebanese American University en_US
dc.author.affiliation Lebanese American University en_US


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