Asked in US Civil War, History, Industrial Revolution
How did the civil war affect industry and the labor force?
the civil war improved industries and almost stopped labor force
What is the industry labor force?
The industry's labor force numbered 168,635 in 2001, including 131,522 production workers. Industry payroll was almost $6 billion, and total industry shipments were valued at $40.9 billion. ...
Asked in Mexico
What is the percent of people working in industry in Mexico?
33.1% (17.78 million) of the Mexican labor force works in industry.
Asked in Business & Finance, Business and Industry
How did labor and reform movements force changes in big business and industry?
Labor and reform movements first stressed safety in big business and industry. Until OSHA was created as a monitoring force, only the unions protected the worker. Labor reform also instituted workers rights including the right to be paid, to receive benefits and limitations on working hours. ...
How big is the work force of the industrial building construction industry?
About 5 percent of the U.S. labor force is employed by one branch or another of the construction industry. The industrial building and warehouse sector employed about 139,000 individuals ...
What is the difference between light and heavy industry?
In economics, to simplify, labor and capital. Light industry is labor intensive industry while heavy industry is focused on capital investment. ...
This organization speaks for about two thirds of union labor?
American Federation of Labor - Congress of Industrial Organizations
Asked in Business & Finance
What qualifies to be considered in the labor force?
The labor force is consider as the number of people working. The labor force includes people who are working and those unemployed. ...
Has there been a labor shortage in the lawn and landscaping industry?
The labor shortage has been felt across the lawn and landscaping industry, ...
Asked in Mexico
What is more important in Mexico agriculture of industry?
Industry, definitively: Agriculture employs 18% of the total active population, while industry employs 24% of the total labor force. Also, agriculture accounts for 4% of Mexico's GDP while industry accounts for some 27% ...
What is labor force?
The labor force consists of adults over 16 years of age who are either employed (full-time or part-time) or unemployed. The labor force does not include those people who are not in the labor force (ex: student, stay at home mom) ...
Asked in Economics
Famous examples of industries using specialization and division of labor?
Some industries using specialization and division of labor (work): a) Manufacturing Industry b) Telecommunication Industry c) Airline Industry d) Information Technology Industry e) Banking Industry ...
Asked in US Civil War
What institution was introduced in the south to provide a cheap labor force?
Slavery was introduced to provide a cheap labor force.
Asked in Unemployment
What is the formula for the labor force participation rate?
The Labor Force Participation Rate = Civilian Labor Force / Total non-institutionalized civilian population. See the Related Link below for a full explanation. ...