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Economy, Informal

  • By: Colin C. Williams
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

The informal economy is a significant part of every economy and has global dimensions. The term informal economy is a catch-all category that includes all work that is not formal employment, by which is meant paid work registered with the state ...

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