ERIC Number: EJ371523
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Labor Force Characteristics of "High Tech" vs. "Low Tech" Manufacturing in Nonmetropolitan Counties in the West.
Smith, Stephen M.; Barkley, David L.
Journal of the Community Development Society, v19 n1 p21-36 1988
The purpose of this paper is to (1) provide a further test of the product-profit cycle hypothesis for high-tech manufacturing; (2) determine whether high and low tech manufacturers provide different employment opportunities for nonmetropolitan communities; and (3) determine whether the educational requirements within occupational categories differ between high and low tech manufacturers. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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