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Leased Labour and the Erosion of Workers' Protection: The Boundaries of the Regulation of Temporary Employment Agencies in Québec

Document type Book chapter
Author Bernstein, Stéphanie
Series Editor Fudge, Judy
Editor Fudge, Judy
Author Vallée, Guylaine
Series Editor Strauss, Kendra
Editor Strauss, Kendra
Book Temporary Work, Agencies and Unfree Labour: Insecurity in the New World of Work
Publisher Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group; New York
Date 2013 June
ISBN 9780415536509
Pages 184-205


Considers the current regulatory environment for temporary employment workers in Quebec. Concludes that the legislative failure to regulate has resulted in abusive practices that undermine labour law.


Abstract by Desmond Maley.