English, Article edition: Further Improvement in Labour Cost Position of Manufacturing Alois Guger

User activity

Share to:
 
Bookmark: http://trove.nla.gov.au/version/151251
Physical Description
  • article
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Further Improvement in Labour Cost Position of Manufacturing
Author
  • Alois Guger
Physical Description
  • article
Notes
  • Even though hourly earnings rose substantially faster than in other countries (on a schilling basis), Austria's manufacturing sector was able to improve its competitive position. Strong productivity increases lowered unit labour costs by 3¼ percent relative to a trade-weighted average of Austria's trading partners, by 1½ percent relative to West Germany. Austria's competitive advantage will also increase this year and offset the deterioration in the years 1986/​87 when a number of currencies strongly depreciated vis-à-vis the schilling. In 1990, the competitive position of the Austrian manufacturing industry is as favourable as in the early sixties. In 1989 total labour costs per working hour were AS 189, as high as in Italy and the U. S. In the industrial countries, labour costs were only lower in the U. K. and in France.
  • Lohnstückkostenposition der Industrie 1989 weiter verbessert; Further Improvement in Labour Cost Position of Manufacturing
  • RePEc:wfo:monber:y:1990:i:9:p:519-524
Language
  • English
Contributed by
OAIster

Get this edition

  • Set up My libraries

    How do I set up "My libraries"?

    In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.

  • All (1)
  • Unknown (1)
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.

User activity


e.g. test cricket, Perth (WA), "Parkes, Henry"

Separate different tags with a comma. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

Be the first to add a tag for this edition

Be the first to add this to a list

Comments and reviews

What are comments? Add a comment

No user comments or reviews for this version

Add a comment