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Vanishing Jobs: Canadas Changing Workplaces Lars Osberg

Vanishing Jobs: Canadas Changing Workplaces

Lars Osberg

Published January 1st 1995
ISBN : 9781550284829
Paperback
224 pages
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Going beyond slogans and superficial explanations, the authors analyze the reasons why so many jobs disappeared from the Canadian economy in the 1990s.Drawing on the results of a major three-year research project, the authors offer 25 case studiesMoreGoing beyond slogans and superficial explanations, the authors analyze the reasons why so many jobs disappeared from the Canadian economy in the 1990s.Drawing on the results of a major three-year research project, the authors offer 25 case studies of Canadian companies from five key sectors of the economy. Included are examples from the resource sector, manufacturing, the low-wage service sector, information services and the public sector. Their findings permit them to suggest concrete steps that can be taken to remedy job losses.Vanishing Jobs is an in-depth study of Canadian business and labour-market trends in the 1990s.