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Multinational enterprises and employment-oriented 'appropriate' technologies in developing countries

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    ILO pub. Working paper on employment creation effects of multinational enterprise use of appropriate choice of technology in developing countries - reviews briefly weaknesses of existing studies; discusses direct and indirect employment impact, technological adaptation and MNE investment return incentive to follow labour intensive production; outlines research needs. Diagram and references.

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    Paper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 208700.

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    Length: 24 P. pages
    Date of creation: 1980
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    Publication status: Published in Multinational enterprises programme, working paper series
    Handle: RePEc:ilo:ilowps:208700

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    Keywords: employment creation; multinational enterprise; choice of technology; developing countries; investment return; labour intensive employment; research needs; reference; création d'emploi; entreprise multinationale; choix de technologie; pays en développement; revenu d'investissement; emploi à forte intensité de main-d'oeuvre; besoins en matière de recherche; référence bibliographique; creación de empleos; empresa multinacional; elección de tecnología; países en desarrollo; rentabilidad de la inversión; empleo con alto coeficiente de mano de obra; necesidades de investigación; referencia;

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    Cited by:
    1. Sumon Kumar Bhaumik & Saul Estrin & Klaus E Meyer, 2007. "Determinants of Employment Growth at MNEs: Evidence from Egypt, India, South Africa and Vietnam," Comparative Economic Studies, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 49(1), pages 61-80, March.
    2. Villa, Stefania, 2010. "Exploring the linkages between investment and employment in Moldova : a time-series analysis," ILO Working Papers 455342, International Labour Organization.

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