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employment

the use of LABOUR and CAPITAL to produce goods and services. See LABOUR FORCE, CAPITAL STOCK.

employment

  1. 1micro-context - the use of LABOUR as a FACTOR OF PRODUCTION;
  2. macro-context - the aggregate number of persons in work in the economy as a constituent of the LABOUR FORCE. The size and quality of the labour force is a crucial determinant of the economy's capacity to provide output (see AGGREGATE SUPPLY) and achieve ECONOMIC GROWTH over time.
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Choosing to unbundle contract labor with sanitation chemistry is the first step in taking control.
who, being employed in a supervisory capacity draws wages exceeding five hundred rupees per mensem or exercises, either by the nature of the duties attached to the office or by reason of the powers vested in him, functions mainly of a managerial nature; or undoubtedly the contract labor are referred to as the workmen under the Act and explicitly perform all types of work to that of the regular employees of the principal employer in the establishment.
This Note seeks to challenge these assumptions through a case study of one of the earliest instances of legal "Americanization": the adoption of U.S.-inspired contract labor laws in nineteenth-century Hawai'i.
There are no widely recognized studies of excellent quality identified by the authors that have examined the impact of a residency program on NGRN turnover and contract labor in community hospitals.
The solution manages all aspects of the contract labor process for businesses, including vendor contracts, contractor timesheets and expenses, invoicing, vendor payments and tax forms.
Unfortunately, the cost and flexibility benefits from utilizing contract labor are often sub-optimized, as the "right number" of contractors with the "right skills" are not necessarily the "right match" for the work at the "right price." Contract labor spend is usually undermanaged for a number of reasons, including:
"How a particular state treats contract labor can be very important," says John Moore, director of marketing for Acordia in Minneapolis.
Prohibition of alien contract labor was similarly justified by distinguishing between voluntary and servile immigrants.
Strangely enough, Government of India has also been an active player in the employment of contract labor in contravention of the Contract Labor Act.
With seven military and 31 civilians assigned to the 842nd, the unit relies on contract labor to stage and stow cargo and Port Support Activity units to operate, stage and service vehicles at the port.
Part III treats intercontinental migrations systems to the nineteenth century, including rural colonization as well as enclosure and urbanization; it emphasizes migration systems in and to the Russian empire, transatlantic movement and the vast Asian contract labor system.