TITLE

Why Deep Layoffs Hurt Long-term Recovery

AUTHOR(S)
Zimmerman, Eilene
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Workforce;Nov2001, Vol. 80 Issue 11, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Addresses issues concerning corporate downsizing in the United States. Statistics on layoffs in 2000-2001; Objectives of the layoff plans of American Airlines Inc.; Ways in which companies can cause long-term damages for its layoffs; Key factor considered by Cisco on its layoff plans.
ACCESSION #
5497579

 

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