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Improving the labor market status of Black New Yorkers

New York (State). Governor"s Advisory Committee for Black Affairs. Labor and Employment Subcommittee.

Improving the labor market status of Black New Yorkers

policy and program recommendations : report of the Labor and Employment Subcommittee, the Governor"s Advisory Committee for Black Affairs.

by New York (State). Governor"s Advisory Committee for Black Affairs. Labor and Employment Subcommittee.

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Published by The Subcommittee in [Albany, N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Employment -- Government policy -- New York (State)

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8081.A65 N49 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 42 leaves ;
      Number of Pages42
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1361844M
      LC Control Number92622503

      People Our local team in Bonn is complemented by the international IZA research network of 1, fellows and affiliates. Many of our alumni have continued their academic careers at prestigious institutions worldwide. New York’s African American males who are employed. As measured by two-year averages, the Black-White jobholding gap grew from percentage points in / to percentage points in / The report paints its picture of the city labor market with estimates derived from the Bureau.

        The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today was a famous satirical novel by Mark Twain set in the late s, and the term “Gilded Age” soon came to define the tumultuous years between the Civil War and.   The second generation in New York City largely comes from non-European ethnic origins. Philip Kasinitz, Mary C. Waters, John Mollenkopf, and Jennifer Holdaway look at how growing up in a “majority minority” city has affected their experiences in school and on the job, how they feel about their progress, and where they think they fit within American society.

      Organized labor prior to The history of labor disputes in America substantially precedes the Revolutionary period. In , for instance, there was a fishermen's strike on an island off the coast of Maine and in twelve carmen were fined for going on strike in New York City. However, most instances of labor unrest during the colonial period were temporary and .   As Cooper () reports, increasing the state minimum wage from $9 to $15 will increase earnings for million workers, or percent of the statewide workforce. As Cooper () also reports, among those getting raises, annual pay will increase percent, or $4, (in dollars) on average. These estimates include a ripple effect.


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Effective strategies to raise the employment and income levels of blacks in New York State must be comprehensive, balanced, and informed. Past efforts have failed because they have been narrow, short-run, imbalanced, or based on poor or incomplete information.

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New York State’s rate was percent in March The share of the city’s working age population (16+) who were employed was percent in March. While labor market data for March broadly reflect the impact of the coronavirus (COVID) pandemic, the survey cannot precisely quantify the effects of the pandemic on the job market for the.

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