TITLE

LAY OFF THE LAYOFFS

AUTHOR(S)
Pfeffer, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Newsweek;2/15/2010, Vol. 155 Issue 7, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of the negative impact the downsizing of corporations and layoff systems are having on employees, the U.S. economy and the ability of the U.S. to recover from a recession in 2010. In the article the author offers his opinions on layoff systems and their social implications, and on moments in which layoff systems can and/or should be utilized. He is critical of layoff systems and suggests that they cause more problems than they solve.
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48026283

 

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