ERIC Number: ED134841
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Occupational Employment Projections for Program Planning Purposes: Issues and Examples. Proceedings of a National Workshop-Conference (TWA Breech Training Academy, Overland Park, Kansas, July 10-11, 1975).
Stevens, David W., Ed.
These conference proceedings (from tape transcription) cover eight major presentations plus roundtable and small-group discussions and workshop sessions and two background papers from a conference attended by producers and consumers of employment projections (Federal, State and local level administrators and technicians). Topics included are Accuracy Analysis, Accuracy Assessment; Illustrative State Employment Projection Activities; The Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Projections Program; The Role of Direct Employer Contacts Changing Occupational Requirements; The Standard Occupational Classification System: A Future Issue in Planning; A Manpower Program Administrator's Views on Employment Projections in Planning; A Vocational Educator's Views on Employment Projections on Planning; Cooperation Between Whom? Planning for What? and Why Cooperation in Planning? The conference program and list of conference participants and their addresses are provided. Background papers on "Data Sources and Issues" and "The Need and Potential for Analytically Based Occupational Classification" also are included. (LAS)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Missouri Univ., Columbia.
Authoring Institution: N/A