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The Challenge Of New Technology

1st Edition

By David Simpson, Jim Love, Jim Walker

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159 pages

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Description

This book looks at what has actually happened when new technology has been deployed in an industrial and commercial environment. It considers the economic impact of new technology on three groups of organisations: firms, governments and trade unions.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Introduction -- Introduction -- Competitiveness -- Effects of New Technology -- Material Effects -- Effects of New Technology on Firms and Industries -- Effects on Trade Unions and Government Administration -- Effects of New Technology on Numbers of Jobs -- Effects of New Technology on Skills -- Challenges -- Challenges to Firms -- Challenges To Government -- Challenges to Trade Unions -- Conclusions

About the Authors

David Simpson, Jim Love, Jim Walker

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General