The Investment in Job Training: Why Are SMEs Lagging So Much Behind?
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- Almeida, Rita K. & Aterido, Reyes, 2010. "The investment in job training : why are SMEs lagging so much behind?," Social Protection and Labor Policy and Technical Notes 54967, The World Bank.
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Keywordson-the-job training; firm size; firm level data; developing countries;
- J24 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Human Capital; Skills; Occupational Choice; Labor Productivity
- D24 - Microeconomics - - Production and Organizations - - - Production; Cost; Capital; Capital, Total Factor, and Multifactor Productivity; Capacity
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- NEP-ALL-2010-06-18 (All new papers)
- NEP-HRM-2010-06-18 (Human Capital & Human Resource Management)
- NEP-LAB-2010-06-18 (Labour Economics)
- NEP-SBM-2010-06-18 (Small Business Management)
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