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Social Welfare and Industrial Relations

Yung Chul Park

in Economic Liberalization and Integration in East Asia

Published in print December 2005 | ISBN: 9780199276776
Published online February 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191603051 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199276773.003.0014
 Social Welfare and Industrial Relations

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The role of government is changing from that of leading economic development to leading social development. Two key areas are explored: the need for East Asian governments to make policy adjustments to expand the social safety net, and the increased demands of labor movements for labor market reforms.

Keywords: social welfare; pension; population aging; labor union; unemployment insurance

Chapter.  4559 words. 

Subjects: Business and Management

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