Australia's service sector: a study in diversity
AbstractThis paper seeks to dispel some of the myths commonly harboured about service jobs, service trade and the contribution services make to productivity improvements and living standards. Services account for more than three-quarters of national output and for four out of every five jobs.
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Length: 150 pages
Date of creation: 17 Mar 2002
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services - employment - international service trade - productivity;
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