Competitiveness Of The Asean Countries

Author: Philippe Gugler
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1849806748
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In an age in which it is increasingly necessary for nations to consider their competitiveness and at a time when the world economy is facing recession, this book explores the possible trajectory of ASEAN arguably one of the most dynamic ...

Facets Of Competitiveness

Author: Ashish Lall
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 9814324116
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This book - a collection of essays - provides insights on competitiveness challenges and policies. It provides an excellent overview of competitiveness for a group of countries at various stages of development.


Author: John Fry
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 1437938922
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The report also identifies and describes an ASEAN industry within each of these
sectors that has undergone either significant changes in regional economic
integration with other ASEAN members, export competitiveness, or inbound
investment in recent years; in some industries, there have been improvements in
several of these areas. The six industries are computer components, cotton
woven apparel, hardwood plywood and flooring, healthcare services, motor
vehicle parts, and ...

Indonesia Labor Market Policies And International Competitiveness

Author: Nisha Agrawal
Publisher: World Bank Publications
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provides a comparative perspective on trends in labor costs and labor
productivity in the four large ASEAN countries (Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines
and Thailand) with a view to determining whether Indonesia is maintaining its
competitive advantage in the production of labor-intensive commodities vis a vis
its neighbors in ASEAN. For purposes of comparison, Figure 1 depicts trends in
the unit labor costs ...

Asean Beyond The Regional Crisis

Author: Mya Than
Publisher: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
ISBN: 9812300996
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In composite competitiveness rankings by the World Economic Forum (among 59
countries), Singapore topped the ASEAN countries (ranked 7), followed by the
Philippines (ranked 39), Malaysia (ranked 40), Thailand (ranked 49), and
Indonesia (ranked 52). This kind of ranking, however, is not helpful in terms of
understanding the likely sustainability of achieved competitiveness. Table 3.1
extracts some indicators from a World Bank database on competitiveness among
the ASEAN ...

Asean 9 1

Author: Brenda Wong Yin Yin
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Academic
ISBN: 9789812104472
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Asean Enlargement

Author: Mya Than
Publisher: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
ISBN: 9812300813
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Compared with other new members, “Myanmar has been more ambitious in its
initial submission of product lists, although this is partly a function of tariff lines
that already carry rates between 0-5 per cent prior to membership” (Menon et al.,
1998); and it may gain admission to AFTA before its ten-year grace period
expires in 2008 (Nation, 13 October 1997). Does Enlargement of AFTA Promote
Trade and Competitiveness Goals of the ASEAN-6? The new members are very
unlikely to ...

Development Of Small And Medium Enterprises In Asean Countries

Author: Tulus Tambunan
Publisher: Readworthy
ISBN: 8189973983
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It is in this context that the present book makes a comprehensive in ASEAN countries Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Myanmar, of SMEs is studied with special focus on growth in out put and ...