ERIC Number: ED327683
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Multinational Investment: Opportunity and Challenge.
Perspective: Essays and Reviews of Issues in Employment Security and Employment and Training Programs, v4 1988
This volume of an annual journal contains nine articles focusing on the internationalization of the world's economy and business and how employment security and employment and training programs can be involved. The opening article, "Foreign Investment Euphoria Hides Community Upheaval" (W. Scott Boyd), provides an overview of the volume which is organized in two parts. In part I, views and examples from the United States are presented in the following articles: "The Economic Climate of Multinational Corporations" (Brian Bosworth); "For Sale! Examining Attitudes" (Bruce Wilson); "Positioned for Partnership: Indiana's Employment and Training Experience with the Subaru-Isuzu Automotive, Inc. Project" (R. Joy Partridge-Ullrich, Thomas Heeter); and "The Border Industrialization Program: Mexico's Maquiladora Initiative" (John Stine). In part II, the following articles provide information on examples from around the world: "The Uganda Situation" (Sylvester Kabito); "Spain: Assisting Foreign Investment" (Jose Somalo); "Labor Supply and Demand in Japan" (Shuichoro Ogura, Katsuki Ikeda); and "Republic of China's Economic 'Miracle' Based on Foreign Trade, Development" (Pei-chi Chang, Andy Jo). (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adults, Economics, Employment Services, Federal Legislation, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, International Cooperation, International Relations, International Trade, Investment, Job Security, Labor Market, Labor Needs, Labor Supply, State Legislation, State Programs, World Affairs
International Association of Personnel in Employment Security, 1801 Louisville Road, Frankfort, KY 40601 ($5.00; 50 or more: $4.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Association of Personnel in Employment Security, Frankfort, KY.
Identifiers: Japan; Multinational Corporations; Spain; Taiwan; Uganda
Note: For other issues of this journal, see CE 056 715-720.