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Title Jobs in America / edited by David Ramm.

Publication Info. [Bronx, N.Y.] : H.W. Wilson, 2006.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  HD5724 .J6873 2006    AVAILABLE
 Princeton Township HS SD 500 - Adult Non-Fiction - PTWG-8  331.10973 JOB    AVAILABLE
 United Township HS SD 30 Stacks - UTSG-6  331.10973 JOB    AVAILABLE
Description viii, 181 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The reference shelf ; v. 78, no. 4
Reference shelf ; v. 78, no. 4.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-175) and index.
Contents Employment growth in America / Christopher H. Wheeler -- How good are the new jobs? / Tim Kane -- As income gap widens, uncertainty spreads / Griff Witte -- Delusions of disparity / J.A. Foster-Bey -- Wage squeeze and higher health care costs / Sylvia Allegretto, Jared Bernstein -- Glass ceiling? : more like steel / Cheryl Hall -- Business case for diversity / Edith G. Orenstein -- Can better skills meet better jobs? / Steve Savner, Jared Bernstein -- Minimum wage or "living" wage? / Elaine McCrate -- Economic development 101 : the tax break payoff / Paul Grimaldi -- Tax abatements not always good as gold / L.A. Lorek -- Fears for a program that lends just a little / Elizabeth Olson -- Road to riches? / Christopher Shea -- Closed door policy / Douglas S. Massey -- North of the border / Paul Krugman -- Made in America / Sarah Childress -- Businesses push for high skilled foreign workers / June Kronholz -- Savior or villain? / Timothy Aeppel -- Toward a progressive view of outsourcing / Doug Henwood -- Mixed result / Terry Kosdrosky -- Critics wary of benefits permatemps miss out on / Maria M. Perotin -- Temp to hire is becoming full time practice at firms / John Zappe -- Heaven can wait / Paula Span -- Doing homework / Roger Fillion -- Firms go high tech to screen applicants / Karen Dybis -- Yes, the boss is watching / Patricia Kitchen -- Appendix. Tomorrow's jobs.
Subject Labor market -- United States.
Manpower policy -- United States.
Globalization -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Added Author Ramm, David.
ISBN 082421062X alkaline paper
9780824210625 alkaline paper
Standard No. 9708242106207 (pbk.)

 
    
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