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European Union Labour Force Survey: Annual Results 2009

Categories: European Union,Labor/Employment,Statistics

Reports that the employment rate in the European Union fell from 65.9% in 2008 to 64.6% in 2009.  Also provides country level data.  From Eurostat

2010 Data Breach Investigations Report

Categories: Crime/Justice,Privacy,Science/Technology,Statistics,Telecommunications/Internet

Joint study by the U.S. Secret Service and Verizon into cybercrime incidents where data files have been compromised.  Covers who is behind data breaches, how they occur, and how they can be reduced or stopped.  From the U.S. Secret Service.

The Test Ban Challenge: Nuclear Nonproliferation and the Quest for a Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty

Categories: Arms Control,History,Nuclear Arms,Presidency,Treaties

A collection of declassified documents which reveal how past presidential administrations have viewed treaties to ban nuclear tests as a crucial factor in limiting proliferation of nuclear weapons.  From the National Security Archive

Electronic Waste: Considerations for Promoting Environmentally Sound Reuse and Recycling

Categories: Environment,Federal State Relations,Waste Management

Examines federal efforts to promote environmentally sound recycling of electronic materials such as computers, the views of various stakeholders on a state-by-state approach, and considerations to further promote environmentally sound management.  From the Government Accountability Office