TITLE

If city can't fill jobs, hire private sector

PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Crain's Detroit Business;05/07/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 19, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Encourages the city government of Detroit, Michigan to hire employees from the private sector in order to address the current labor supply problem in the area. Job vacancy rate in city departments that most greatly affect business life; Results of a study which shows how inefficient and expensive public service operations in the city are.
ACCESSION #
4439932

 

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