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ERIC Number: ED501686
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Feb
Pages: 6
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 60
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Lags in Training Response to Changes in Economic Activity: An Update for Five Industries and an Addition of Two
Azevedo, Ross E.; Park, Jin S.; Akdere, Mesut
Online Submission, Paper presented at the Academy of Human Resource Development International Research Conference in the Americas (Panama City, FL, Feb 20-24, 2008)
An expanded investigation of the time it takes training budgets in five, now seven, industries to respond to changes in market demand and productive activity. A serious question, this reflects directly on the ability of the American economy to respond to changes in economic environment. Results indicate that for three of the five initial industries studied, the length of lag between change in demand and median adjustment to it is far longer than previously measured. (Contains 2 tables.)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: Adult Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A