ERIC Number: ED022906
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Statements Relating to the Impact of Technological Change. Technology and the American Economy, Appendix, Volume VI.
National Commission on Technology, Automation and Economic Progress, Washington, DC.
Forty-seven statements by industrial and business spokesmen, union and association representatives, and professors concern the broad impact of technological change on individuals, establishments, and society in general. Some of the longer presentations are (1) "The Poverty and Unemployment Crisis," by Walter Buckingham, (2) "Technological Change--Past and Present," by Clyde E. Dankert, (3) "Automation--Its Impact on Employment and Unemployment," by the General Electric Company, (4) "Automation--A Position Paper," by the International Chemical Workers Union, (5) "Role and Pace of Technological Change," by the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, (6) "The Impact of Automation on American Unionism and Its Possible Consequences," by Julius Rezler, and (7) "Automation--Promise and Problems," by the United Mine Workers of America. Other appendixes to VT 003 962 are VT 003 960, VT 003 961, and VT 005 794-VT 005 797. (EM)
Descriptors: Automation, Business, Employment, Industry, Insurance Companies, Manufacturing Industry, Metal Industry, Poverty, Public Policy, Technological Advancement, Telephone Communications Industry, Unemployment, Unions
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (GPO Y3.T22--2T22/App/VI, $1.50)
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Authoring Institution: National Commission on Technology, Automation and Economic Progress, Washington, DC.