The Impact of Foreign Labour on Host Country Wages: The Experience of a Southern Host, Malaysia

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Prema-chandra Athukorala; Evelyn S Devadason;
(2011)
  • Subject: International labour migration, foreign workers, wages, Asia, Malaysia
    • jel: jel:J31 | jel:F22 | jel:J61 | jel:O53

This paper investigates the impact of foreign labour on domestic manufacturing wages through a case study of Malaysia, a country where foreign labour immigration has played a key role in manufacturing growth over the past two decades. The main focus of the paper is on a... View more
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