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    Labour standards and the U.S. Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) : implications for development countries 

    Tashmai Rikshasuta (International Institute for Trade and Development, 2008)

    This part of the research focuses on the Labour Chapter of the 4 US FTAs: US-Australia, US-Chile, CAFTA (Central American Free Trade Agreement), and US-Panama. The objective is to study guidelines of the US in determining labour conditions with its trading partners, and the implication of such Labour Chapters on the ILO Core Labour Standards and to study domestic labour laws in Vietnam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, and Thailand to examine relevance of domestic laws in each country with ILO Core Labour Standards in an attempt to determine whether: ...
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    Labour standards and trade: the case of Viet Nam 

    Lae Dilokvidhyarat (International Institute for Trade and Development, 2008)

    Viet Nam’s economic expansion, measured in terms of per-capita income, imports and exports, and the expansion of economic institutions which support the market-oriented economy, (including the banking sector, stock markets and especially the manufacturing sector for export of textile, garments and footwear) has become increasingly visible in global commerce in recent years. The expansion of labour intensive industries, with low-cost labour as investment incentives, is a phenomenon that draws the attention of foreign investment capital by businesses ...