Light manufacturing in Vietnam creating jobs and prosperity in a middle-income economy

"Light Manufacturing in Vietnam makes the case that, if the country is to continue along a rapid economic growth path and create jobs, it must undertake a structural transformation that can lift workers from low-productivity agriculture and the mere assembly of imported inputs to higher-product...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Dinh, Hinh T.
Other Authors: Mishra, Deepak (Contributor)
Format: eBook
Published: Washington, DC The World Bank 2014
Series:Directions in development
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Collection: World Bank E-Library Archive - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Industrial growth in the overall development contextIndustrial structure and sectoral issues
  • Strengthening light manufacturing
  • Apparel
  • Leather
  • Wood products
  • Metal products
  • Agribusiness
  • Synthesis, reforms, and policy recommendations.