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Unequal Chances: Family Background and Economic Success
By Brand: Princeton University Press
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ean: 9780691136202, isbn: 0691136203,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
Is the United States "the land of equal opportunity" or is the playing field tilted in favor of those whose parents are wealthy, well educated, and white? If family background is important in getting ahead, why? And if the processes that transmit eco...
Why Good People Can't Get Jobs: The Skills Gap and What Companies Can Do About It
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ean: 9781613630143, isbn: 161363014X,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 115 reviews
Peter Cappelli confronts the myth of the skills gap and provides an actionable path forward to put people back to work.Even in a time of perilously high unemployment, companies contend that they cannot find the employees they need. Pointing to a skil...
Women and Work: A Reader
By Rutgers University Press
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ean: 9780813524733, isbn: 0813524733,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
Despite benefiting from the struggles of previous generations, working women today still face a dismaying gauntlet of sexual discrimination. This encyclopedic collection of 150 original articles by top scholars takes an inter-disciplinary look at the...
Globalization and Unemployment
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mpn: 24 black & white tables, biography, ean: 9783540667650, isbn: 3540667652,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
Globalization and unemployment are two phenomena which are amongst the most widely discussed subjects in the economic debate today. Often, globalization is regarded as being responsible for the increase in unemployment, particularly in unskilled labo...
Naming the System: Inequality and Work in the Global Economy
By Brand: Monthly Review Press
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sku: 1583670793, ean: 9781583670798, isbn: 1583670793,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
The economic boom of the 1990s created huge wealth for the bosses, but benefited workers hardly at all. At the same time, the bosses were able to take the political initiative and even the moral high ground, while workers were often divided against e...
Coping with Global Unemployment: Putting People Back to Work
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ean: 9781563245824, isbn: 1563245825,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
A collection of papers that address unemployment as a social phenomenon. It suggests there are solutions if society is willing to take the steps necessary to find and implement them. Focus is on the persistent unemployment in the USA and the UK....
Temp: How American Work, American Business, and the American Dream Became Temporary
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ean: 9780735224070, isbn: 0735224072,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 80 reviews
The untold history of the surprising origins of the "gig economy" --how deliberate decisions made by consultants and CEOs in the 50s and 60s upended the stability of the workplace and the lives of millions of working men and women in postwar America....
America Before Welfare
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ean: 9780814726679, isbn: 0814726674,
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Amidst the current debates on the future of welfare, one voice has been conspicuously absent: that of the unemployed and underprivileged. The result of almost a half-century of research, America Before Welfare traces the leadership and activities of ...
Humans as a Service: The Promise and Perils of Work in the Gig Economy
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780198797012, isbn: 019879701X,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
WHAT IF YOUR BOSS WAS AN ALGORITHM?The gig economy promises to revolutionise work as we know it, offering flexibility and independence instead of 9-to-5 drudgery. The potential benefits are enormous: consumers enjoy the convenience and affordability ...
UNDERSTANDING MODERN MACROECONOMICS: Resources, National Income, Employment and Unemployment, Growth and Wealth, Inflation, Government Policies, Money ... Deficits and Debt, International, and More
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ean: 9781420808643, isbn: 1420808648,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 97 reviews
This book explains modern macroeconomics. It does not use equations, graphs, diagrams or footnotes.The book is designed to make modern macroeconomics available to those who never had a university course in economics or who had one years ago, now litt...
Poverty, Work, and Freedom: Political Economy and the Moral Order
By Brand: Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521848268, isbn: 0521848261,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
The poor seem easy to identify: those who do not have enough money or enough of the things money can buy. This book explores a different approach to poverty, one suggested by the notion of capabilities emphasized by Amartya Sen and Martha Nussbaum. I...
OECD Employment Outlook - 2007 Edition
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9789264033030, isbn: 9264033033,
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As ageing populations put more downward pressure on economic growth in the coming decades, it is essential that OECD countries improve labour market performance. This edition of OECD's annual report on labour markets brings the reader not only det...
Foreign Temporary Workers in America: Policies that Benefit the U.S. Economy
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ean: 9781567202274, isbn: 1567202276,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 146 reviews
Legal admission to the United States is primarily for the purpose of permanent residence or temporary stay. Whereas the number of permanent admissions is only now reaching the levels from the turn of the last century, the total number of temporary ad...