Synopses & Reviews
This book assesses the ability of the Refugee Convention to encompass socio-economic based claims.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction; 2. A human rights framework for interpreting the Refugee Convention; 3. Persecution and Socio-economic deprivation in refugee law; 4. Rethinking the conceptual approach to socio-economic Claims; 5. Economic deprivation as the reason for being persecuted; 6. Economic disadvantage and the Refugee Convention grounds; 7. Conclusions.