Standards Education Policy Development: Observations Based on Apec Research
26 Pages Posted: 10 Jun 2009
Date Written: February 2009 6,
This paper stems from a research project carried out for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) to make an inventory of national standards education policies. Twenty countries - sixteen Asia-Pacific economies and four European nations – have been investigated. The paper relates similarities and differences between these policies to the standardization education activities in place. The paper concludes with policy recommendations.
Keywords: standards education, national standards strategy, policy development, APEC
JEL Classification: M11, O31, O32, M, J08, H3
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