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External account, growth and employment in Egypt and Turkey: historical review and prospects


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  • Erzan R


ILO pub-WEP pub. Working paper, comparison of the balance of payments, economic growth and employment in Egypt and Turkey - considers relevant development economics issues and economic theories; covers economic structure, labour force participation, the economic role of the public sector, wages, savings and investment, trends in the emigration of local level workers, etc.; examines developments in foreign exchange earnings due to export earnings, remittances, tourism and foreign investment. References, statistical tables.

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Paper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 248522.

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Length: 93 P. pages
Date of creation: 1986
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Publication status: Published in Working papers
Handle: RePEc:ilo:ilowps:248522

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Keywords: WEP pub; balance of payments; economic growth; employment; Egypt; Turkey; development economics; economic theory; economic structure; labour force participation; economic role; public sector; wages; saving; investment; trend; emigration; local level; worker; foreign exchange; export earnings; remittance; tourism; foreign investment; reference; statistical table; pub PME; balance des paiements; croissance économique; emploi; Egypte; Turquie; économie du développement; théorie économique; structure économique; taux d'activité; rôle économique; secteur public; salaire; épargne; investissement; tendance; émigration; niveau local; travailleur; devises; recettes à l'exportation; envoi de fonds; tourisme; investissement étranger; référence bibliographique; tableau statistique; pub PME; balanza de pagos; crecimiento económico; empleo; Egipto; Turquía; economía del desarrollo; teoría económica; estructura económica; tasa de actividad de mano de obra; papel económico; sector público; salario; ahorro; inversión; tendencia; emigración; nivel local; trabajador; divisas; ingreso por exportaciones; remesa de dinero; turismo; inversiones extranjeras; referencia; cuadros estadísticos;


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  1. Anne O. Krueger, 1974. "Foreign Trade Regimes and Economic Development: Turkey," NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc, number krue74-1, octubre-d.
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  2. Van Der Hoeven R & Vandemoortele J, 1986. "International employment policies; Kenya: stabilisation and adjustment experiences (1979-84) and prospects for future development," ILO Working Papers 251393, International Labour Organization.
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  7. Mertens L, 1986. "International employment policies: employment and stabilisation in Mexico," ILO Working Papers 250894, International Labour Organization.
  8. Papola, T. S, 1993. "Anti-poverty and special employment programmes in India : their role and effectiveness under the structural adjustment programme," ILO Working Papers 298471, International Labour Organization.
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  11. Hart G, 1993. "Regional growth linkages in the era of liberalization: a critique of the new agrarian optimism," ILO Working Papers 298744, International Labour Organization.
  12. Collier P, 1988. "Macro-economic policy, employment and living standards in Malawi and Tanzania, 1973-84," ILO Working Papers 259717, International Labour Organization.
  13. Addison T & Demery L, 1986. "Impact of liberalisation on growth and equity," ILO Working Papers 250014, International Labour Organization.
  14. Hodd M, 1994. "Employment planning within the context of economic reforms: a Tanzanian case study," ILO Working Papers 299044, International Labour Organization.


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