Multinationals and Anti-sweatshop Activism
International Business F230 | Migration O150 | Wage Level and Structure | Manufacturing and Service Industries | Wage Differentials J310 | Income Distribution | Other Consumer Nondurables L670 | Working Conditions J810 [Labor Standards] | Multinational Firms | Human Development | Industrialization | Choice of Technology O140 | Human Resources [Economic Development]
During the 1990s, anti-sweatshop activists campaigned to improve conditions for workers in developing countries. This paper analyzes the impact of anti-sweatshop campaigns in Indonesia on wages and employment. Identification is based on comparing the wage growth of work...