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Forgotten key workers: why migrant domestic carers deserve greater support

Leiblfinger, Michael and Prieler, Veronika (2021) Forgotten key workers: why migrant domestic carers deserve greater support. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) blog (05 Mar 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

The Covid-19 pandemic has drawn attention to the role of key workers in providing essential services. Michael Leiblfinger and Veronika Prieler examine the case of migrant domestic carers, who perform a vital service in many European countries. They argue that while there has been a great deal of discussion about the service live-in carers provide, there has been relatively little done to improve their working conditions.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/europpblog/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Date Deposited: 07 May 2021 14:39
Last Modified: 30 May 2021 23:20
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/110021

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