How do trade union rights affect trade competitiveness?
AbstractUses a bilateral trade gravity model to evaluate the effects of freedom of association and collective bargaining (FACB) rights on exports. Finds robust relationships between stronger FACB rights and higher total manufacturing exports.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 369300.
Length: 51 pages
Date of creation: 2004
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trade union rights; competitiveness; trade; economic implication; developed countries; developing countries; econometric model; freedom of association; collective bargaining; manufacturing; export volume; droits syndicaux; compétitivité; commerce international; conséquences économiques; pays développés; pays en développement; modèle économétrique; liberté syndicale; négociation collective; industries manufacturières; volume des exportations; derechos sindicales; competitividad; comercio internacional; consecuencias económicas; países desarrollados; países en desarrollo; modelo econométrico; libertad sindical; negociación colectiva; industrias manufactureras; volumen de exportaciones;
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