ERIC Number: ED321009
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
Investing in Human Capital. Papers of the Annual Conference of the Western Region Home Management Family Economics Educators (26th, San Francisco, California, November 13-15, 1986). Volume 1.
Berry, Ruth E., Ed.
These proceedings consist of 13 presentations, most of which are followed by responses or discussant comments. The papers include "Comparable Worth: Pay Equity or Road to Ruin?" (Ferber; discussants Braconi, Zick); "Measuring Financial Satisfaction" (Davis; discussant Lown); "Can Tools for Regional Economics Be Used to Assess the Export of Family Time to the Marketplace: A Theoretical Exploration" (Olson, Olson; discussants Horton, Iams); "An Analysis of Perceived Economic and Psycho-Social Well-Being of Rural Nevada Residents with and without Investment Income" (Peters, Haldeman, Martin; discussants Burton, Longstreth); "Human Resources--Vital to the Home Based Business" (Walker, Stryker); "An Exploratory Study of Sex Role and Self Perception Effects on Spousal Reports of Influence in Family Recreation Decision Making" (Rudd, Koehler); "Learning and Consumer Decision-Making Styles" (Sproles, Kendall); "Contents of Western Regional Proceedings, 1970-79 (What Did We Report?)" (Tucker, Makela); "Reported Expenditures of University Undergraduates" (Hamby, Holyoak, Haldeman); "Effective Financial Management: A Definition and a Measure" (Schnittgrund, Baker); "Home Management-Family Economics Educators: Serving the Needs of Remarried Families" (Lown, Merfeld); "A Comparative Evaluation of the Consumer Information Catalog in Four Presidential Administrations" (Ackerman); and "Differences in Husband and Wife Coping Strategies for Nevada Dual-Earner Couples" (Cumming). (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Comparable Worth, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Decision Making, Family Life, Family Life Education, Home Economics, Home Management, Investment, Microcomputers, Money Management, Purchasing, Sex Differences, Sex Role, Stress Management, Time Management, Undergraduate Students, Volunteers, Well Being
Western Regional Home Management Family Economics Educators, Family Resource Management, Milam 321, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331-5108 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Western Region Home Management Family Economics Educators, Corvallis, OR.; Hawaii Univ., Manoa. Dept. of Human Resources.
Note: For related proceedings, see CE 052 261-265.