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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1996)

Document title

The changing organisation of work in Malaysia's electronics industry

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

RASIAH R. (1) ;
(1) Institute for Malaysian and International Studies, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi Selangor, MALAISIE

Abstract

The early growth phase of this industry coincided on the 1970s with high unemployment and accelerated rural-urban migration. The result was a very rigid exploitation of the labour force. This situation has changed in the 1980s and 1990s. Demand for labour increased and unemployment declined, automation raised the need for skill of those hired to work in a sophisticated sector. Management practices changed with the introduction of flexible production techniques

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Asia Pacific viewpoint / ISSN 1360-7456

Editor : Blackwell, Cambridge - ROYAUME-UNI (1996)

Millesime : 1996, vol. 37, no1 [pp. 21-37]

Bibliographic references : 46 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

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