The ‘integrative approach’ and labour regulation and Indonesia: Prospects and challenges

Miles, L. 2015. The ‘integrative approach’ and labour regulation and Indonesia: Prospects and challenges. Economic and Industrial Democracy. 36 (1), pp. 5-22. https://doi.org/10.1177/0143831x13489359

TitleThe ‘integrative approach’ and labour regulation and Indonesia: Prospects and challenges
TypeJournal article
AuthorsMiles, L.
Abstract

In contrast to theories of regulation which bypass the state and cede regulatory authority to private regimes, the scholar Kevin Kolben makes a cogent argument for the state to be brought back to centre stage in labour regulation, but envisages that private actors can develop and strengthen its capacity. This article considers the utility of what he terms an integrative approach for Indonesia. In line with what the approach advocates, the article examines the relationships between private actors and the state and considers the extent to which the former can communicate, interact with and incentivise the latter in ways which strengthen its regulatory capacity. Several challenges are identified. Finally, the potential of the Better Work Programme in Indonesia to further the goals of the approach is assessed.

KeywordsComparative industrial relations
deregulation of industrial relations
economic democracy
institutions
labour history
Journal Economic and Industrial Democracy
Journal citation36 (1), pp. 5-22
ISSN1461-7099
Year2015
PublisherSage
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1177/0143831x13489359
Publication dates
Published online31 Oct 2014
Published in print2015

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