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Demographic trends and the scientific and engineering work force

Demographic trends and the scientific and engineering work force

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

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      Statementprepared by the Office of Technology Assessment, transmitted to the Task Force on Science Policy, Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session.
      SeriesScience policy study., no. 9
      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment., United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Task Force on Science Policy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ149.U5 D46 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 269 p. :
      Number of Pages269
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2494300M
      LC Control Number87601326

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      Current Population Survey (CPS) data, annual averages. Demographic and other trends indicate that similar changes, although not as rapid or extreme, will also mark the next 20 to 30 years. Since the baccalaureate is the entry-level degree to a scientific or engineering career, the composition of the undergraduate population can be expected to have a significant effect on the size and make-up of the.


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[United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.; United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Task Force on Science Policy.;]. The World in essentially does what it sets out to do, detailing the large-scale trends that the author argues will affect global society moving into the next few decades.

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Campbell, Stephen J. Lukasik, and Michael G. McGeary (page images at NAP). Another factor contributing to the growing trend is the sharp increase of work hours among workers 65 and older. The average for workers in this age group increased from hours per week in to in Over the same period, workers 65 and older also raised the annual number of weeks worked from to Diversity Value Index.

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Demography (from prefix demo-from Ancient Greek δῆμος dēmos meaning "the people", and -graphy from γράφω graphō, ies "writing, description or measurement") is the statistical study of populations, especially human beings.

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First-generation immigrants are more costly to governments than are the native-born, but the second. Demographic trends driving workforce diversity in American society today include An increasing percentage of people of color in the labor force According to the two-factor theory of motivation, all of the following are sources of job dissatisfaction except.

Workers of all ages, including older workers, need to interact with the wide variety of ubiquitous technologies that are reshaping work processes, job content, work settings, communication strategies, and the delivery of training, and this book aims to update readers on the particular issues facing today’s aging adults in the workplace.

4. Blacks in STEM jobs are especially concerned about diversity and discrimination in the workplace. By Cary Funk and Kim Parker. Blacks and Hispanics are underrepresented in science, technology, engineering and math jobs, relative to their presence in the overall U.S.

workforce, particularly among workers with a bachelor’s degree or higher. Promising Practices for Strengthening the Regional STEM Workforce Development Ecosystem (January ) Read online free Buy the book or download the free PDF View report highlights (PDF) U.S.

strength in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines has formed the basis of innovations, technologies, and industries that have spurred the nation’s economic growth. Lisa M. Rudgers and Julie A. Peterson predict the challenges that higher education will face in the coming year.

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