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Competitiveness And Unit Labour Costs In Romania





The present paper presents aspects related on Romanian competitiveness and its determination by unit labour cost (ULC). After reviewing the determinants of national competitiveness, it is taken into consideration the labour market as being an important de

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  • Nae Tatiana-Roxana, 2009. "Competitiveness And Unit Labour Costs In Romania," Annals of Faculty of Economics, University of Oradea, Faculty of Economics, vol. 2(1), pages 444-450, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:ora:journl:v:2:y:2009:i:1:p:444-450

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    1. Krugman, Paul & Elizondo, Raul Livas, 1996. "Trade policy and the Third World metropolis," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 49(1), pages 137-150, April.
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    competitiveness; unit labour costs; labour market; Kaldor’s paradox;

    JEL classification:

    • O11 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
    • J30 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - General
    • E0 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - General


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