ERIC Number: ED310262
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Mar
What Price Must We Pay for the Jobs of Tomorrow? Employment and Training Issues.
Feit, Rona; And Others
This issue paper presents three very different views of the roles that government, job training, and economic development programs play within society. The paper is meant to stimulate discussion among training and employment and community and economic development professionals; it focuses on job retention and emphasizes the role of counties in the future economic development of the United States. The sections of the paper and authors are as follows: Introduction (Clifton Thomas, Jr., Director, Heartland Private Industry Council, Florida); "Workers, Local Government and the Jobs of Tomorrow" (Jeffrey Finkle, Executive Director, Council for Urban Economic Development, District of Columbia); "Economic Growth, Business and Jobs" (Rona Feit, Senior Fellow, Corporation for Enterprise Development, District of Columbia); and "A Broader Role for Job Training and Economic Development Programs" (James Finamore, Director of Job Training, Town of Tonawanda, New York). (KC)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Community
Sponsor: Department of Labor, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Association of Counties, Washington, DC.
Note: A National Association of Counties (NAC) Training and Employment Program paper.