Amjad (edited), Rashid (1981): The development labour intensive industry in ASEAN countries: an overview. Published in: Asian employment Programme, International Labour Organisation, Bangkok
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The overview analyses the results of the country studies undertaken by the ILO’s Asian Employment Programme with the aim of contributing to the evolution of a policy framework for labour intensive development for ASEAN. These country study results are examined in the context of the industrialization debate in the 1970s and 1980s for import-substitution industrial growth versus export-led growth with much greater reliance on market forces and an open economy.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||The development labour intensive industry in ASEAN countries: an overview|
|Keywords:||Labour Economics, Labour Industry, Labour Productivity, Development of Labour, Industrial Labour, ASEAN Countries|
|Subjects:||J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J2 - Demand and Supply of Labor > J24 - Human Capital; Skills; Occupational Choice; Labor Productivity
J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J2 - Demand and Supply of Labor
|Depositing User:||khurram iqbal|
|Date Deposited:||24. May 2012 14:40|
|Last Modified:||17. Feb 2013 21:38|
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ILO: Strategies for Employment Promotion: An Evaluation of Four Inter Agency Employment Missions, (Geneva, 1973, p. 22).