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Author: David Dyssegaard Kallick
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: largest, metro, areas, five, east, focus, country, economy, contributions, immigrant, workers, immigrants
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2010-08
ISBN-10: 1437926622
ISBN-13: 9781437926620

Examines the economic role of immigrants in the 25 largest metro areas in the U.S. The results are clear: immigrants contribute to the economy in direct relation to their share of the population. The economy of metro areas grows in tandem with the immigrant share of the labor force. And, immigrants work across the occupational spectrum, from high-paying professional jobs to low-wage service employment. In the 25 largest metro areas combined, immigrants make up 20% of the population and are responsible for 20% of economic output. Together, these metro areas comprise 42% of the total population

Author: United States. Congress. Office of Technology Asse
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: results, survey, workplace, screening, monitoring, medical
Number of Pages: 94
Published: 1992-06
ISBN-10: 0941375595
ISBN-13: 9780941375597

Presents the results of a survey of 1,500 U.S. companies, the 50 largest utilities, and the largest unions. The survey was designed to obtain information about the types of medical monitoring and screening done in the U.S. and the extent of their use. Over 50 charts and tables. Survey instruments included.

Author: N. Dale Talkington
Publisher: N. Dale Talkington
Keywords: interjections, collection, largest, world, aggies
Number of Pages: 264
Published: 2009-04-24
ISBN-10: 1439217017
ISBN-13: 9781439217016

This is the worldâs largest collection of interjections. These 986-plus interjections were collected over several years and come from many areas. The Merriam-Websterâs Collegiate Dictionary carries more than 325 interjections. Newspaper comics have been a good source as well as friends, relatives and neighbors. Internet Chat Rooms, Blogs, and Live Journals were another rich location to find rare and different interjections.

Author: Joseph A. Christoff
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: oil, iran, gas, petrochemical, sectors, activity, commercial, reported, open, sources, having, firms
Number of Pages: 25
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437932525
ISBN-13: 9781437932522

Iran has the world's third largest oil reserves and second largest gas reserves, and is the world's fourth largest producer of crude oil. Iran's priorities for the next 5 years are: (1) raise oil production and exports; (2) increase natural gas production for domestic use; and (3) expand refining capacity. Iran prohibits non-Iranian firms from obtaining an ownership interest by investing in oil and gas fields, but allows them to enter into "buy-back" arrangements in which the foreign firms may receive entitlements to oil or gas for a limited time in exchange for the funds they expend on the pr

Author: Robert Goldenkoff
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: census, based, related, data, factors, programs, assistance, grants, funding, largest, federal, formula
Number of Pages: 25
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437926967
ISBN-13: 9781437926965

Many federal assistance programs are funded by formula grants that have historically relied at least in part on population data from the decennial census and related data to allocate funds. In June 2009, the Census Bureau reported that in FY 2007 the fed. govżt. (FG) obligated over $446 billion through funding formulas that rely at least in part on census and related data. This report determined: (1) how much the FG obligates to the largest fed. assistance programs based on the decennial census and related data, and how the Recovery Act changed that amount; and (2) what factors could affect t

Author: Jason Alba
Publisher: Vault Inc.
Keywords: accounting, guide, career, vault
Number of Pages: 125
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 1581313284
ISBN-13: 9781581313284

Accountants are crucial players in business, monitoring corporate financial activity and providing strategic financial guidance. It's time to start your own accounting career. Read this guide and you'll learn the ins and outs of accounting careers, including the structure and hiring practices of the largest accounting firms, the lowdown on the CPA exam, and much more. Inside the guide: a breakdown of accounting careers, expert advice on getting hired by the largest accounting firms, insider compensation and lifestyle info. - Back cover.

Author: Julian Newman
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: massive, timber, theft, china, papua, frontier, illegal, logging, last
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2008-05
ISBN-10: 1437900372
ISBN-13: 9781437900378

Asia has already lost 95% of its frontier forests. Most of what remains is confined to the Indonesian archipelago -- & the province of Papua in Indonesia is home to the largest tract. This report exposes how these last precious forests are being illegally felled & sold off wholesale to China, which is now the largest consumer of stolen timber in the world. Contents: Introduction; Illegal Logging Crisis; Illegal Logging in Papua Province; International Timber Smuggling Syndicates; China -- The Giant Awakens; & Recommendations. Illustrations.
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