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Employment policy in developing countries : a survey of issues and evidence

Employment policy in developing countries : a survey of issues and evidence

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Squire, Lyn, 1946-
Corporate Author
World Bank.
Title Statement
Employment policy in developing countries : a survey of issues and evidence / Lyn Squire.
Publication, Distribution, etc
New York :   Published for the World Bank [by] Oxford University Press,   1981.  
Physical Medium
xiii, 229 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Statement
A World Bank research publication.
ISBN
019520266X : 0195202678 (pbk.) :
General Note
Includes index.  
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Bibliography: p. 207-221.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Labor supply --Developing countries. Manpower policy --Developing countries. Full employment policies --Developing countries.
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Contents information

Table of Contents


CONTENTS
Foreword = ⅴ
List of Tables = ⅹ
1. Introduction = 3
 Organization = 5
 Conclusions = 6
PartⅠ. Statistical Overview = 11
 2. A Historical Comparison = 15
  Factors Operating on the Supply Side = 15
  Factors Operating on the Demand Side = 20
  Industrial Labor Absorption in the 1960s = 23
  Factors Determining Industry's Share of the Labor Force = 26
  Technical Note = 31
 3. A Cross-Sectional Analysis = 42
  Population and Labor Force = 42
  Sectoral Structure of the Labor Force = 47
  Educational and Occupational Structures of the Labor Force = 49
  Productivity and Real Wage Rates = 53
  Summary = 56
 4. Unemployment and Underemployment = 57
  Analytical Content = 58
  Estimates of Unemployment = 66
  Estimates of Underemployment = 69
  Conclusion = 74
Part Ⅱ. The Operation of Labor Markets in Economic Development = 77
 5. Models of the Dual Labor Market = 79
 6. Determination of Rural Wages = 83
  Utilization of Rural Labor = 83
  Rural Wage Rates = 90
 7. Rural-Urban Migration = 98
  Recent Trends = 98
  Theories = 100
  Evidence = 100
  Policy Implications = 105
 8.The Operation of Urban Labor Markets = 109
  Minimum Wage Legislation and Trade Unions = 109
  Hiring Practices of Modern Sector Firms = 114
  Social Security Legislation = 117
  Hiring Practices in the Public Sector = 118
  Labor Heterogeneity = 121
  Market Disequilibrium = 122
  Labor Market Adjustment = 123
 9. Policy Implications = 125
  Unskilled Labor = 125
  Educated Labor = 130
  Conclusion = 132
Part Ⅲ. Policies Affecting Labor Demand = 133
 10. Labor Absorption in Services and Informal Activities = 135
  Demand for Services = 136
  Productivity in Services = 140
  Informal Sector = 140
  Conclusion = 143
 11. The Employment Effects of Industrial Trade Policy = 144
  Intercountry Comparisons = 144
  Labor Intensity of Manufactured Tradables = 149
  Conclusion = 151
 12. Employment in Agriculture = 153
  Internal Terms of Terade = 153
  Farm Size = 155
  Distortions in Factor and Input Markets = 157
  Recent Evidence = 162
  Policy Inference = 164
 13. Capital Markets = 166
  Capital-Labor Ratios = 167
  Determinants of Saving = 170
  Conclusion = 172
 14. Synthesis = 173
Part Ⅳ. Policies Affecting Labor Supply = 175
 15. Population Growth in Economic Development = 177
  Consequences of Rapid Population Growth = 177
  Population Growth and GNP per Capita = 181
  Population Growth, Structure of the Labor Force, and Wage Rates = 183
  Scope for Policy Intervention = 185
 16. Education Policy = 194
  Role of Education in Economic Growth = 194
  Educational Expansion and Its Implications = 195
  Social and Private Rates of Return = 199
  Vocational and On-the-job Training = 201
  Conclusion = 204
References = 207
Index = 223
Figure 1. Wage Employment, Self-Employment, and Underemployment = 60


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