The Resource Globalization, worker insecurity, and policy approaches, Raymond J. Ahearn

Globalization, worker insecurity, and policy approaches, Raymond J. Ahearn

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Globalization, worker insecurity, and policy approaches
Title
Globalization, worker insecurity, and policy approaches
Statement of responsibility
Raymond J. Ahearn
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Today's global economy, or what many call globalization, has a growing impact on the economic futures of American companies, workers, and families. Increasing integration with the world economy makes the U.S. and other economies more productive. For most Americans, this has translated into absolute increases in living standards and real disposable incomes. However, while the U.S. economy as a whole benefits from globalization, it is not always a win-win situation for all Americans. Rising trade with low-wage developing countries not only increases concerns of job loss, but it also leads U.S. workers to fear that employers will lower their wages and benefits in order to compete. Globalization facilitated by the information technology revolution expands international trade in a wider range of services, but also subjects an increasing number of U.S. white collar jobs to international competition. Also, globalization may benefit some groups more than others, leading some to wonder whether the global economy is structured to help the few or the many
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SNM
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Ahearn, Raymond J
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Library of Congress
Series statement
CRS report for Congress
Series volume
RL34091
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  • Globalization
  • Globalization
  • Employees
  • Labor market
  • Labor costs
  • Employee selection
  • Employee selection
  • Employees
  • Globalization
  • Labor costs
  • Labor market
  • United States
Label
Globalization, worker insecurity, and policy approaches, Raymond J. Ahearn
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Publication
Note
  • "Updated July 24, 2007."
  • Title from title screen (viewed October 4, 2007)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
15 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Hein Online
Other physical details
digital, PDF file.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)173669857
  • (OCoLC)ocn173669857
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader
Label
Globalization, worker insecurity, and policy approaches, Raymond J. Ahearn
Publication
Note
  • "Updated July 24, 2007."
  • Title from title screen (viewed October 4, 2007)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
15 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Hein Online
Other physical details
digital, PDF file.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)173669857
  • (OCoLC)ocn173669857
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader

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