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PN 1997-05: Improving Industrial Relations and Reducing Adjunct Costs of Production and Trading: Steps Toward Improved International Competi

This issue shows that Philippine labor has been relatively more expensive than the rest of its neighbors. If the country is to improve its industrial ties, several approaches are offered not only to increase labor productivity but to reduce business transaction costs and to perk up infrastructure bottlenecks as well.

Philippine Institute for Development Studies
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Intal, Ponciano Jr. S.; industrial relations; international competitiveness; labor productivity; wage rates; adjunct cost; infrastructure development; transaction costs;
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