Books written by Jody Heymann

Raising the Global Floor

Stanford University Press | August 23, 2019 | 240 pages
Working conditions impact our health, the amount of time we can spend with family, our options during momentous life events, and whether we keep or lose a job when the unexpected occurs. The global community has accepted the argument that any country that guarantees decent working conditions will... More Info

Children's Chances

Harvard University Press | February 11, 2013 | 408 pages
Children’s Chances urges a shift from focusing on survival to targeting children’s full and healthy development. Drawing on comparative data on policies in 190 countries designed to combat poverty, discrimination, child labor, illiteracy, and child marriage, Heymann and McNeill tell what works... More Info