Wage Policy Issues in Economic Development

Wage Policy Issues in Economic Development

Author: International Institute for Labour Studies

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:827586801

Category: Developing countries

Page: 407

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Categories: Developing countries

Dynamics of Wage Fixation in a Developing Economy

Dynamics of Wage Fixation in a Developing Economy

This book is a microcosm of issues of minimum wage determination in developing countries examined in the context of Papua New Guinea (PNG).

Author: Benedict Y. Imbun

Publisher: Nova Science Pub Incorporated

ISBN: STANFORD:36105132242517

Category: Political Science

Page: 154

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This book is a microcosm of issues of minimum wage determination in developing countries examined in the context of Papua New Guinea (PNG). With provision of parallels, it discusses the critical issues, process, and actors involved in determination of minimum wage. Like most governments in developing countries obsessed with economic development, the critical issue for the PNG government has been to ensure that wage levels and the wage structure harmonise as far as possible with the national development aspirations and on the other hand, social objectives are maintained through the prevention of exploitation of workers. Although, the twin issues of economic efficiency and social equity have not been easily compatible, this book's testimony of experiences in accommodating the issues has been the most challenging for PNG. The challenges faced and lessons learnt in determining and regulating minimum wage would reflect similar experiences for many developing countries.
Categories: Political Science

Wage Issues in a Developing Economy

Wage Issues in a Developing Economy

Statistics of Selected Manufacturing Industries Part I ( Govt . of India ) Studies in the Economics of Farm Management ... 1970 Turner H . A . , ' The Formulation of Wage Policy ' , in Wage Policy Issues in Economic Development , ( ed . ) ...

Author: Aloysius Joseph Fonseca

Publisher: Bombay : Oxford University Press

ISBN: UOM:39015031358826

Category: Income

Page: 264

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Categories: Income