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[Excerpt] This paper has three general aims: to demonstrate that standards of living have continued to improve during Taiwan's recent economic growth, to analyze the causes of improvements in the 1980s and before, and to discuss some specific issues which are likely to arise and which will need to be resolved in the years ahead.


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Fields, G. S. (1992). Living standards, labor markets and human resources in Taiwan [Electronic version]. In G. Ranis (Ed.), Taiwan: From developing to mature economy (pp. 395-433). Boulder, CO: Westview Press.

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