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United States Department of Labor

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Works: 7,329 works in 10,864 publications in 1 language and 278,775 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Classification  History  Dictionaries  Forecasts  Handbooks and manuals  Conference papers and proceedings  Juvenile works  Abstracts 
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Classifications: HF5382, 331.7020973
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Construction review( )

in English and held by 1,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Issues for 1955 accompanied by supplement: Construction volume and costs, 1915-1954
The O*NET dictionary of occupational titles by Inc JIST Works( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers over one thousand job descriptions, including information on education requirements, salary, working conditions, earnings and growth projections, and includes other ways to cross-reference jobs
Young person's occupational outlook handbook( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at job descriptions, working conditions, educational requirements, and earning potential for careers in a broad range of fields including business, education, health care, the arts, and the armed forces
Report on the American workforce( )

in English and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Workforce 2000 : work and workers for the twenty-first century by William B Johnston( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four key trends will shape the American labor force in the final years of the 20th century. The American economy should grow at a relatively healthy pace. Despite its international comeback, however, U.S. manufacturing constitutes a much smaller share of the economy in the year 2000 than it does today. The work force will grow slowly, becoming older, more female, and more disadvantaged. The new jobs in service industries will demand much higher skills. These trends raise a number of important policy issues. If the United States is to continue to prosper, policymakers must find ways to accomplish the following: stimulate balanced world growth; accelerate productivity increases in service industries; maintain the dynamism of an aging work force, reconcile the conflicting needs of women, work, and families; integrate Black and Hispanic workers fully into the economy; and improve the educational preparation of all workers. Because of the uncertainty of long-range economic forecasts, three scenarios of the U.S. economy in the year 2000 have been devised. The first of these, the baseline or "surprise-free" scenario, calls for a modest improvement in the growth rate that the nation experienced between 1970 and 1985 but not a return to the boom times of the 1950s and 1960s. The "world deflation" scenario focuses on the possibility that a worldwide glut of labor and production capacity in food, minerals, and manufactured goods could lead to a sustained deflation and sluggish economic growth. The third scenario, the "technology boom," postulates a powerful rebound in U.S. economic growth to levels that are comparable with the first two decades after World War ii. (Mn)
The U.S. Department of Labor bicentennial history of the American worker by Richard B Morris( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enhanced occupational outlook handbook by J. Michael Farr( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Job seekers, students, and others doing in-depth career research can access information on nearly 8,000 jobs in one current, convenient book. With more job descriptions than in any other career reference, the Enhanced Occupational Outlook Handbook provides a practical way to obtain and use the information from the three most authoritative occupational data sources. It includes the complete text of the latest Occupational Outlook Handbook by the U.S. Department of Labor, plus related job descriptions from the government s latest O*NET database and from the Dictionary of Occupational Titles. Readers learn about all of their career options in one resource. Now in its all-new sixth edition, the EOOH is easy to use because it s organized by clusters of related jobs the same user-friendly structure as in the OOH. Readers doing career research and planning also learn the latest details on earnings, job growth, education and skills required, working conditions, employment trends, and more
The enhanced guide for occupational exploration : descriptions for the 2,500 most important jobs by Marilyn Maze( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on 2,500 jobs organized within major career clusters and descriptions of each job
Women in the labor market by Conference on Women in the Labor Market( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big book of jobs( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides advice on choosing and preparing for different careers, and covers job descriptions, employment trends, training, and salaries
Training and employment report of the Secretary of Labor by United States( )

in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 21st century at work : forces shaping the future workforce and workplace in the United States by Lynn A Karoly( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What are the forces that will continue to shape the U.S. workforce and workplace over the next 10 to 15 years? With its eye on forming sound policy and helping stakeholders in the private and public sectors make informed decisions, the U.S. Department of Labor asked RAND to look at the future of work. The authors analyze trends in and the implications of shifting demographic patterns, the pace of technological change, and the path of economic globalization
By the sweat and toil of children : a report to the committees on appropriations, United States Congress( Book )

in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EZ occupational outlook handbook : based on information from the U.S. Department of Labor by Editors at JIST( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes more than 250 jobs, offering information on education, training, average earnings, job outlook, working conditions, and more
Good for business : making full use of the nation's human capital : the environmental scan : a fact-finding report of the Federal Glass Ceiling Commission by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the American worker by Richard B Morris( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1983 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offering the six historical essays from the out-of-print Bicentennial volume originally published by the U.S. Department of Labor, this book tells the richly dramatic and rewarding story of the working men and women who built the nation, from colonial settlement and the beginning of the republic through the modern labor movement and the space age.Originally published in 1983.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
America's dynamic workforce by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Occupational outlook handbook 2006-2007 by comp U. S. Department of Labor( Book )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles ninety percent of the jobs in the economy, nearly 270 in total, covering each one's nature, working conditions, required skills, training, advancement, outlook, earnings, and related occupations
Top 300 careers : your complete guidebook to major jobs in every field( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles three hundred jobs that employ approximately ninety percent of the U.S. workforce, covering requirements, working conditions, the nature of the work, advancement, job outlook, earnings, and related occupations and listing further resources
Occupational outlook handbook 2013-2014 by U. S. Department Of Labor( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes: green jobs information; personality-career quiz; best jobs list; descriptions for more than 340 jobs; information on labor market trends
 
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The 21st century at work : forces shaping the future workforce and workplace in the United States
Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited States. Bureau of Labor

controlled identityUnited States. Department of Commerce and Labor

Arbeitsministerium United States

Département américain du travail

Department of Labor

Department of Labor United States

Department of the Labor.

Dept. of Labor

DOL

DOL (Department of Labor : United States)

Labor Department

Secretary of Labor United States

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Spojené státy americké Department of Labor

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Stany Zjednoczone. Department of the Labor.

U.S. Department of Labor

U. S. Dept. of Labor

U.S. Labor Department

United States Arbeitsministerium

United States Commissioner of Labor

United States Departamento de Labor

United States Departamento de Trabajo

United States Departamento del Trabajo

United States Department of Labor

United States. Department of the Labor.

United States Dept. of Labor

United States Labor Department

United States Labor Dept

United States Office of Inspector General

United States Secretary of Labor

United States US Department of Labor

US Department of Labor

US Department of the Labor.

USDL

アメリカ労働省

アメリカ合衆国労働省

米國勞働省

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Young person's occupational outlook handbookWorkforce 2000 : work and workers for the twenty-first centuryEnhanced occupational outlook handbookThe enhanced guide for occupational exploration : descriptions for the 2,500 most important jobsThe big book of jobsThe 21st century at work : forces shaping the future workforce and workplace in the United StatesEZ occupational outlook handbook : based on information from the U.S. Department of LaborOccupational outlook handbook 2006-2007Top 300 careers : your complete guidebook to major jobs in every field