Deadly Incidents in Bangladeshi Apparel Industry and Illustrating the Causes and Effects of These Incidents
Journal of Finance and Accounting
Volume 5, Issue 5, September 2017, Pages: 193-199
Received: Aug. 27, 2017;
Accepted: Sep. 22, 2017;
Published: Oct. 28, 2017
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Md. Morshadul Hasan, Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur, Bangladesh
Appel Mahmud, Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur, Bangladesh
Md. Samiul Islam, Department of Finance, Jagannath University, Dhaka, Bangladesh
The purposes of this paper are to explore the major deadly incidents of the apparel industry in Bangladesh and to illustrate the causes for these deadly incidents with the effect of these incidents. Different types of deadly incidents of the recent decade have made Bangladeshi apparel industry questionable. This paper will explore the causes of the different incidents and will show the precautionary measure of these problems of apparel industry which affected their sustainability and profitability.
Md. Morshadul Hasan,
Md. Samiul Islam,
Deadly Incidents in Bangladeshi Apparel Industry and Illustrating the Causes and Effects of These Incidents, Journal of Finance and Accounting.
Vol. 5, No. 5,
2017, pp. 193-199.
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