TITLE

Study: Plenty of natives available for hire

AUTHOR(S)
McGowan, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Waste News;5/22/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information about Washington D.C.-based Center for Immigration Studies' March 2006 report "Dropping Out: Immigrant Entry and Native Exit from the Labor Market, 2000-2005," authored by the center's director of research Steven Camarota. The report indicates that the country has no shortage of native-born, less-educated workers qualified to take the types of lower-paying jobs available in the environmental sector. Figures from 2005 show 3.8 million unemployed citizens with a high school degree or less, and another 19 million not in the labor force.
ACCESSION #
21177730

 

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