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Earl Gregg Swem Library

Labor Law Highlights, 1915-2015

Categories: Children,Labor Unions,Labor/Employment,Statistics,Women

Highlights important labor law legislation enacted in the past 100 years in the U.S. Includes child labor law, gender and racial equality, working conditions, and union membership. From the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Summary of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement

Describes five defining features of the trade agreement which is designed to promote open trade and regional integration. Also provides a summary of the 30 chapters covering such topics as trade rules, customs, intellectual property, electronic commerce, labor, environment, competition policy, and dispute settlement. From the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative


Multifactor Productivity Trends for Detailed Industries, 2013

Categories: Business/Economics,Labor/Employment,Manufacturing,Statistics

Reports that productivity increased in 38 of the 86 4-digit NAICS manufacturing industries in 2013. From the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Career Paths of Beginning Public School Teachers: Results from the First Through Fifth Waves of the 2007-08 Beginning Teacher Longitudinal Survey

Categories: Education,Labor/Employment,Statistics

Presents 5 year longitudinal data on attrition and mobility for public school teachers by selected teacher characteristics. From the National Center for Education Statistics


International Migration Outlook 2015

Categories: Immigration/Migration,Labor/Employment,Statistics

Analyzes recent developments in migration movements and policies in OECD countries as well as some nonmember countries. Also includes recent labor market outcomes of immigrants in OECD countries. From the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development


The Integration of Immigrants into American Society

Categories: Crime/Justice,Education,Health/Medical,Immigration/Migration,Income/Poverty,Labor/Employment,Marriage/Family

Discusses aspects of life which improve and others which decline for immigrants as they try to become integrated into U.S. society. From the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine


Geographic Profile of Employment and Unemployment, 2014

Categories: Labor/Employment,Statistics

Presents annual employment averages from the Current Population Survey for census regions and divisions, states, selected metropolitan areas, and 41 principal cities.   From the Bureau of Labor Statistics


National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries in 2014: Preliminary Results

Categories: Births/Deaths,Labor/Employment,Statistics

4,679 fatal work injuries were recorded in the U.S. in 2014, an increase of 2% over 2013. Provides information on type of incidents, worker characteristics, occupations, and states where accidents occurred.   From the Bureau of Labor Statistics


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