THE LABOR MARKET OF THE U.S. SHIPBUILDING INDUSTRY (ANALYSIS)
The author presents a detailed analysis of the trends in the ship-building labor market for the past 20 years. He includes the following data tables in his paper: statistics on the labor market in government naval yards; the dollar value of ships under construction or newly contracted by type, 1953-1974; the distribution of shipbuilding construction by type and stage of production, 1955-1974; vessels under construction and newly contracted, 1977; average annual employment of production workers in shipbuilding and repairing; the percent of value added accruing to labor in shipbuilding, 1958-1972; the percentage distribution of employed males in selected industries; the percentage that blacks comprise of employed workers by occupation and region in shipbuilding, general construction in all industries; annual earnings in selected industries separation and accession rates for selected industries; stayer and returnee rates; net gains and losses of male workers in the shipbuilding and repairing industries; and the geographical mobility of workers in shipbuilding.
George Washington Transportation Research Institute. Center for Intelligent Systems Research,
- Martin, J C
- Publication Date: 1978-1-16
- Pagination: 185 p.
- TRT Terms: Directories; Economic analysis; Job analysis; Labor force; Labor market; Personnel; Production; Repairing; Shipbuilding; Ships; Shipyard personnel; Shipyards; Socioeconomic factors; Statistics; Wages; Water
- Uncontrolled Terms: Ship repair
- Old TRIS Terms: Personnel classification; Shipyard employment; Social-economic studies
- Subject Areas: Data and Information Technology; Economics; Education and Training; Marine Transportation; Society; Vehicles and Equipment;
- Accession Number: 00187181
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Transportation Statistical Reference File, TSC
- Report/Paper Numbers: Dissertatn
- Files: TSR, TRIS
- Created Date: Sep 30 1982 12:00AM