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.

  • Corporate Authors:

    George Washington Transportation Research Institute. Center for Intelligent Systems Research

  • Authors:
    • Martin, J C
  • Publication Date: 1978-1-16

Media Info

  • Pagination: 185 p.

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Filing Info

  • 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