- Characteristics of labor in modern Russia. Zaslavskii, I. // Problems of Economic Transition;Jun97, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p5
Determines the characteristics of the labor environment in Russia. Impact of reforms on employment and on individual workers; Metamorphoses of Russia's system of employment; Paradox of hired labor; Mode of action of the social state for the system of hired labor.
- Equal opportunities. // People Management;08/24/95, Vol. 1 Issue 17, p10
Presents news about discrimination in the British workplace. Upholding by the European Court of Justice of a Great Britain government decision in rejecting a claim of sex discrimination over the payment of invalidity benefits; `Long Hours,' a campaign to encourage employers change a workplace...
- Giving in to temp-tation: Scrambling for workers. Johnsson, Julie // Crain's Chicago Business;01/12/98, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p3
Gives information on the labor shortage in Chicago. Information on temporary service agencies running out of workers to fill positions; Details on recruiting by agencies; Reference to incentives and pay boosts to get workers.
- Daley, Pate must stand up to McCormick Place unions. // Crain's Chicago Business;01/12/98, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p10
Opinion. Talks about the General Assembly who will reconsider a package of work rule reforms covering labor unions at McCormick Place. What the bill will allow; Information on the passage of the bill.
- Regional conditions. // Economic Trends (07482922);Sep95, p13
Discusses employment condition in various states of the United States. Average annual employment growth rate between 1983 and 1993 and projected between 1993 and 2005; Employment growth by industry in the United States and Ohio between 1983 and 1993 and projected between 1993 and 2005.
- The U.S. and Japanese work injury and illness experience. Wokutch, R.E.; McLaughlin, J.S. // Monthly Labor Review;Apr92, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p3
Compares work injury and illness experience in the United States and Japan by examining national work injury and illness data. Acknowledgement of problems that exist when making international comparisons; How work injury and illness were defined for the study; Factors affecting data...
- Job training in Europe: Lessons from abroad. Gitter, R.J. // Monthly Labor Review;Apr92, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p25
Examines the projected effects of Europe 1992 on the vocational training of workers, youth and the unemployed within the European Community. Overview of the Community; How its funds are structured; Training programs developed; Key factors that will affect training; Projected results; Lessons...
- Occupational segregation by race and sex, 1940-88. King, M.C. // Monthly Labor Review;Apr92, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p30
Traces the evolution of occupational differentiation along race and gender lines since 1940. Dissimilarity methodology used in the research; Focus on evidence that the most significant change has been the dramatic decrease in the level of differentiation between white women and black women;...
- Injuries and illnesses in the workplaces, 1990. Personick, M.E.; Jackson, E.C. // Monthly Labor Review;Apr92, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p37
Studies the recent dramatic rise in the number of occupational illnesses reported in the Bureau of Labor Statistics Annual Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses. Growth of repetitive trauma disorders; Disabling injuries; Impact on both private industry and the manufacturing sector;...