Impact of Services Trade Liberalization on Employment and People Movement in South Asia
AbstractServices have been a key driver of overall economic growth in South Asia since the 1990s. This paper examines how the growth of services output, trade and investment have affected service sector employment in South Asia and the extent to which countries in this region are proactively undertaking skill development, training, and human resource management policies that are targeted at the service sector.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by East Asian Bureau of Economic Research in its series Labor Economics Working Papers with number 23197.
Date of creation: Dec 2011
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Services Trade; Trade Liberalization; trade and investment; services employment; South Asia;
Other versions of this item:
- Rupa Chanda, 2011. "Impact of Services Trade Liberalization on Employment and People Movement in South Asia," Development Economics Working Papers 23197, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.
- Rupa Chanda, 2011. "Impact of Services Trade Liberalization on Employment and People Movement in South Asia," Trade Working Papers 23197, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.
- Chanda, Rupa, 2012. "Impact of Services Trade Liberalization on Employment and People Movement in South Asia," ADBI Working Papers 339, Asian Development Bank Institute.
- F14 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Empirical Studies of Trade
- F16 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Trade and Labor Market Interactions
- F22 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - International Migration
- F23 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - Multinational Firms; International Business
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- Verma, Rubina, 2008. "The Service Sector Revolution in India: A Quantitative Analysis," Working Paper Series RP2008/72, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
- Raihan, Selim, 2013. "Services Trade Liberalisation in South Asia," MPRA Paper 46077, University Library of Munich, Germany.
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