Low unemployment could trigger wage inflation
- HR: a new currency for 2002. Philpott, John // People Management;1/24/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p21
Provides information on the effect of the euro currency on the economy of several European countries. Interest rates imposed by the European Central Bank; Discussion on the concept of common currency zone; Details of labor management and labor costs; Effect of the currency on pay differentials...
- AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF EMPLOYED AND UNEMPLOYED JOB SEARCH BEHAVIOR. Blau, David M. // ILR Review;Jul92, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p738
This paper analyzes the job search activities of employed and unemployed job seekers using self-reported data from a 1980 survey. One novel finding from reduced form equations is that many searchers, both employed and unemployed, rejected at least one offer before accepting a job. The reduced...
- Indicators? at-a-glance business data. // Personnel Today;9/18/2007, p10
The article presents news briefs related to personnel management. The number of unemployed people fell by 45,000 over the quarter to July and by 29,000 over the year, to reach 1.65 million. The level of optimism about the general business situation in manufacturing fell by 18% to reach -2% in...
- Europeans clueless about their soaring unemployment. Sennholz, Hans F. // Human Events;02/21/97, Vol. 53 Issue 7, p17
Discusses the causes of rising unemployment in Europe. Effect of radical labor laws; Blaming of poor immigrants for the loss of jobs.
- Relaunching Western Economies. Hutton, Will // Foreign Affairs;Nov/Dec96, Vol. 75 Issue 6, p8
Reports on the demand of international financiers for a high interest rate that will cause the rise of unemployment and inequality in Western Europe. Real cause of depression; Cause of free movement of capital and floating exchange rates to economic policies; Explanation for high European...
- Europe Begins to Rise Early. Brittan, Samuel // International Economy;Summer2007, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p14
The article examines the economic conditions of countries in Europe. In France, new president Nicolas Sarkozy has succeeded in deleting the competition element in the preamble to a new European treaty. Meanwhile, unemployment in several countries that include Germany, France, Spain and Italy...
- Involuntary unemployment and the respecified labor supply curve. Rima, Ingrid H. // Journal of Post Keynesian Economics;Summer84, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p540
Develops a labor supply curve to represent involuntary unemployment. Microeconomics of unemployment; Reduction in real wages; Money wage rates.
- New study counts workers looking for more. Duvoli, John // Hudson Valley Business Journal;11/3/2003, Vol. 14 Issue 22, p13
Reports that workers in Monticello County in New York are looking for better sources of employment. Overview of the study that reported these findings; Assessment of the unemployment rate in the area; Information on the educational background of job seekers; Appraisal of expected wages by the...
- Salaries remain static during labor shortage. // Fairfield County Business Journal;07/31/2000, Vol. 39 Issue 31, p7
Reports static condition of the salaries during labor shortages in the United States. Insights on the normal supply-and-demand pressure on price; Creation of high level job dismissals due to rapid technological transformation; Effects of flexibility in the workforce on the security of employees.