ERIC Number: ED230708
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Jun-23
Reference Count: 0
New Technology in the American Workplace. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Labor Standards of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-Seventh Congress, Second Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
This congressional report contains testimony given at the first of a series of comprehensive hearings on the impact of automation on employment and the workplace. Included among those agencies and organizations represented at the hearing were the following: the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers; the American Federation of Labor/Congress of Industrial Organizations; the Working Women Education Fund; Unimation, Inc.; the Chase Manhattan Bank; the National Productivity Group; Advanced Office Concepts; the Library of Congress; the GCA Corporation; and the United States General Accounting Office. (MN)
Descriptors: Automation, Competition, Computer Science, Employment Patterns, Employment Practices, Employment Projections, Hearings, Industrialization, Industry, Influences, Labor Force, Labor Market, Labor Needs, Labor Supply, Labor Utilization, Needs Assessment, Productivity, Reduction in Force, Technological Advancement, Trend Analysis, Work Environment
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Identifiers: Congress 97th; High Technology; Industrial Robotics; Reindustrialization; United States
Note: Document contains small type.