An Exploratory Study on Foreign Labor Standards Accreditation Systems on Outsourcing Manufacturing Firms

아웃소싱 공급 제조업체 관련 해외 민간주도의 노동기준인증제도에 관한 탐색적 조사

  • Received : 2010.01.05
  • Accepted : 2010.03.04
  • Published : 2010.03.31


Recently, foreign labor standards accreditation system has been emerged as more firms outsource manufacturing works to global vendors focused manufacturing. This paper discuss and compare three major private labor accreditation systems and evaluate what kind of problems may emerge if they become the major global standards for labor practices. This paper concludes that private labor standards accreditation system needs more transparency in the process and should improve accountability by including other stakeholders in the process.



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