Export processing zones and the developing world

Abbott, Jason
May 1997
Contemporary Review;May97, Vol. 270 Issue 1576, p232
Literary Criticism
Provides information on the Export Processing Zones (EPZ) that have proliferated across the developing world. Statistics on EPZ across 70 countries by 1995; Anomalies in factory dormitories; Proof that EPZ have made an impressive impact in terms of their contribution to total manufactured exports; Three developments that highlight the dangers facing developing countries that embarks on an EPZ-led strategy of export oriented growth.


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