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Demographic and occupational characteristics of workers in trade-sensitive industries

C. Michael Aho

Demographic and occupational characteristics of workers in trade-sensitive industries

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of International Labor Affairs, for sale by the National Technical Information Service] in [Washington, D.C.], [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Foreign trade and employment -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesInternational trade and domestic employment.
      Statementby C. Michael Aho and James Orr.
      SeriesEconomic discussion paper ;, 2
      ContributionsOrr, James A., joint author., United States. Bureau of International Labor Affairs. Office of Foreign Economic Research.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD5710.75.U6 A37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination17, [15] p. ;
      Number of Pages17
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4238130M
      LC Control Number80602632


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Demographic and occupational characteristics of workers in trade-sensitive industries / By C. Michael Aho, James (James)A. Orr and United States. Bureau of International Labor Affairs. Office of Foreign Economic Research.

Abstract "December 1, "--Added t.p."April ""Prepared for the Office of Foreign Economic Research."Title on. Get this from a library. Demographic and occupational characteristics of workers in trade-sensitive industries. [C Michael Aho; James Orr; United States.

Bureau of International Labor Affairs. Office of Foreign Economic Research.]. Table 4 compares the demographic, occupational, and industrial characteristics of the adversely affected indus- tries with those of the trade-enhanced industries and with the overall average for the manufacturing sector.

The weights used to construct these averages were the actual employment figures by industry in File Size: KB. Workers all over the world, face dual occupational hazards, the traditional as well as novel in the complex work settings due to rapid industrialization, technological advancement and.

Input output analysis is used to identify and rank trade sensitive industries. An "ordered probit" technique is used to determine the demographic and occupational characteristics of trade-enhanced and trade-affected service and manufacturing industries.

Trade Affected Workers: Manufacturing and Services Compared 87 : Bartholomew Armah. Introduction. Occupation and industry classifications have been used for many years as surrogates for occupational exposure to identify and explore issues of worker morbidity and mortality.

1,2 This has ranged from the application of occupational/industry classification to national or regional data (particularly in Europe) as part of occupational health surveillance to identify worker. The Standard Occupational Classification, or SOC, helps ensure that occupational data produced across the Federal statistical system are comparable and can be used together in analysis.

To reflect changes in the economy and the nature of work, the SOC must be revised periodically. Input from the public is a key part of the revision process. The present study aimed to assess the prevalence of common mental disorders (CMDs) by occupation in a representative sample of the English adult population.

Another aim was to examine whether the increased risk of CMD in some occupations could be explained by adverse work characteristics. This document is a summary of a doctoral thesis which was written to answer three questions. These are: (1) How important are personal characteristics of black workers in explaining the variance in their relative occupational standing among the private sectors of these cities.

(2) How important are general characteristics of the cities and industries in which they work. and (3) What policies. There were 39 male and 11 female workers in the study group and 32 male and 13 female workers in the control group.

Demographic Demographic and occupational characteristics of workers in trade-sensitive industries book of workers are presented in table 1 ⇓. There were no differences in age (p = ), sex (p = ) or smoking status (p =. Occupational health A manual for primary health care workers World Health Organization Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean WHO-EM/OCH/85/E/L.

When individual characteristics trump occupational characteristics, moving to work from home arrangements may require selection of workers who are better suited to work from home, training of such workers on more efficient methods of remote work, and greater monitoring of the quality and productivity of those assigned to work from home.

However. The characteristics of work in the 21 st century have given rise to new issues related to workers' health, such as new types of work-related disorders, noncommunicable diseases, and inequality in the availability of occupational health services.

Overcoming these new and emerging issues requires a culture of prevention at the national level. Non-Fatal Occupational Injury & Illness Data.

Numbers, selected case types, incidence rates by industry and publications. Case & Demographic and occupational characteristics of workers in trade-sensitive industries book Data.

Case and Demographic Characteristics for Work-related Injuries and Illnesses. Aho, M., "Impact of LDC Trade on US Workers: Demographic and Occupational Characteristics of Workers in Trade-Sensitive Industries" Jacobson, L., "Are Trade Impacted Workers Adequately Compensated?" Krueger, A., "US Domestic Employment Impact.

Demographic changes and population movements, and the consequent pressures on the global environment, can also affect safety and health in the worldofwork. It is no coincidence that the protection of workers against sickness, disease and injury related to the working environment, as embodied in the.

minimum wage workers; occupation and industry; working poor; hours of work. all about hours of work; full- and part-time work; work experience; technical documentation. concepts and methodology; cps and ces employment differences; how the government measures unemployment; occupational and industry classification; population control adjustments.

Demographic Characteristics of Hired Farmworkers. Demographic information on farmworkers can be found in the American Community Survey (ACS) from the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census. These data also allow us to distinguish among manual laborers, managers/supervisors, and other occupations in the industry.

Table –29 Industry-occupation matrix data, by industry; Industry title. Industry code. Industry type. NAICS Code. National Employment Matrix Link. Total employment. TE Summary — Projections for TE Self-employed workers. TE Line item — Projections for TE Total wage and salary employment. TE Summary.

Work-exacerbated asthma was frequent in a workers’ compensation claim population. Most cases were transient with almost 50% leading to no days or 1 day away from work.

The most common industry groups were health care, education and service, and some differences were seen between these groups in time loss and types of agents responsible. Results from a large retrospective cohort linked driving records from the Quebec National Institute of Public Health to information on measured occupational noise exposure and a standardized hearing test for 46 male workers (ages 16–64) in noisy industries.

Occupational noise exposure (≥ dBA) and even slight noise-induced hearing. industry needs carry too much weight at the expense of the needs of the students; • the approach attempts to control teachers' work through national curriculum and assessment; and • education – even vocational education – should be less instrumental and also include values related to justice, esthetics, civics, life skills and so on.

- used by federal statistical agencies to classify workers into occupational categories of the purpose of collecting, calculating and disseminating data - all workers are classified into 1 of the detailed occupation according to their occupational definition - each item in the SOC is.

Abstract. Background Occupational fatigue is relatively common within the general population and has been linked to reduced performance, injury and longer term ill-health.

Despite growing acknowledgement of this problem in the maritime sector, little research has been conducted into the risk factors, prevalence and consequences of seafarers' fatigue. U.S. Bureau of the Census Sixteenth Census of the United States,Population: Comparative Occupation Statistics for the United States, toby Alba M.

Edwards. Washington: Government Printing Office. Warner, W. Lloyd; and Abegglen, James C. Occupational Mobility in American Business and Industry, Minneapolis. Occupational safety and health (OSH), also commonly referred to as occupational health and safety (OHS), occupational health, or occupational safety, is a multidisciplinary field concerned with the safety, health, and welfare of people at terms also refer to the goals of this field, so their use in the sense of this article was originally an abbreviation of occupational safety.

Industrial, work and organizational psychology (IWO) is the broader global term for the field internationally. The discipline is the science of human behavior relating to work and applies psychological theories and principles to organizations and individuals in their places of work as well as the individual's work-life more generally.

occupational characteristics. Broadly speaking, the content model assumes that jobs can be described according to either the demands placed on the people doing the work (worker-oriented descriptors) or the work being done (occupational descriptors).

The first three domains relate to worker. Inflow/Outflow Analysis shows the count and characteristics of worker flows in to,out of, and within the selected study area.

December Population & Labor Force Projections This directory contains population and labor force projections from to, and by age, race, sex and Hispanic origin for the state and by county. The Worker Training Program (WTP) - Under the Superfund Act ofNIEHS initiated WTP as a training grants program to assist workers who handle hazardous waste or respond to emergency releases of hazardous materials.

WTP works with organizations across the country and has reached more than million people with high-quality, targeted training. Employment is a relationship between two parties, usually based on contract where work is paid for, where one party, which may be a corporation, for profit, not-for-profit organization, co-operative or other entity is the employer and the other is the employee.

Employees work in return for payment, which may be in the form of an hourly wage, by piecework or an annual salary, depending on the. The creative industries refers to a range of economic activities which are concerned with the generation or exploitation of knowledge and information.

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A recent Statement of the American Thoracic Society estimated that approximately 15% of asthma in the adult population is attributable to occupational exposure, although other estimates have.

Americans work longer hours than workers in most European countries, including the United Kingdom, Sweden, and Germany.

7,18 Average work hours of Americans even exceeded Japanese workers in recent years. 18 However, research on the health effects of long work hours in the US population has been limited. This study explored the relationship. The U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics publishes a large amount of information on employment and wages by occupation, including career information, employment levels and projections, and various types of earnings data.

Webpages on this Topic Occupational Outlook Handbook This publication describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education. Epidemiology is the study and analysis of the distribution (who, when, and where), patterns and determinants of health and disease conditions in defined populations.

It is a cornerstone of public health, and shapes policy decisions and evidence-based practice by identifying risk factors for disease and targets for preventive iologists help with study design, collection, and. Objective Most of the Chinese occupational population are becoming at risk of noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL).

However, there is a limited number of literature reviews on occupational NIHL in China. This study aimed to analyse the prevalence and characteristics of occupational NIHL in the Chinese population using data from relevant studies. Design Systematic review and meta-analysis.

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Many within the law enforcement industry claim the propagation of incorrect suicide, divorce, and substance abuse statistics comes from people or organizations with political or social agendas, and that the presence of these beliefs within the industry makes it hard for health workers to help police officers in need of treatment to deal with.

working population occupational health services can help to reduce the overall burden of ill health in Europe. Occupational health nurses, as the largest single group of health care professionals involved in delivering health care at the workplace, have responded to .Labour in India refers to employment in the economy ofthere were around million workers in India, the second largest after China.

Of these over 94 percent work in unincorporated, unorganised enterprises ranging from pushcart vendors to home-based diamond and gem polishing operations. The organised sector includes workers employed by the government, state-owned .Bibliographic Citation National Academy of Sciences, Committee on Occupational Classification and Analysis.

DICTIONARY OF OCCUPATIONAL TITLES (DOT): PART I - CURRENT POPULATION SURVEY, APRILAUGMENTED WITH DOT CHARACTERISTICS, AND PART II - FOURTH EDITION DICTIONARY OF DOT SCORES FOR CENSUS CATEGORIES [Computer file].