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The Global Workplace

 
 
  1. CULTURE in  a GLOBAL Business world  (items on culture differences and items)

  2. The World Today -- and Tomorrow (a slide presentation on global demographics)

  3. The Largest Employers in the World - 2004 (Fortune Magazine)

  4. Walt Disney -- International Labor Standards http://corporate.disney.go.com/corporate/intl_labor_standards.html

  5. OECD States Host 75 million migrants  (Andrew taylor, Financial Times, 2/21/2008)

  6. "DID YOU KNOW?" --  a presentation based on global demographics and trends

  7. Index of World Countries by GNP -2000

  8. International Country Statistics -- 2002

  9. Unemployment in Europe, 2005 - 2006 (Wall Street Journal 5-26-06)

  10. German Unions protest a 40-hour work week. (Wall Street Journal)

  11. Exodus of Skilled Workers in Germany (Wall Street Journal - 1/3/2007)

  12. VW's 28-Hour workweek Kaputt in Germany  (Wall Street Journal,  1/5/2007)

  13. Unemployment in Asia-Pacific, 2005-2006 (Wall Street Journal)

  14. Labor Shortage in Japan - more foreign workers  (Wall Street Journal,  11/30/2006)

  15. Slacker Nation? Young Japanese Shun Promotions   (Wall Street Journal, 11/1/2008)

  16. The "Big Mac Index" 2010 currency and purchasing parity comparison

  17. Brazil in 2010 -- Booming

  18. Demographics (AGE) Driving Nations Wealth  (Wall Street Journal, August/2010)

  19. Saudi woman arrested for driving (AP - May, 2011)

  20.  Foxconn -- world's largest manufacturing company -- China -- employee suicides  (Bloomberg, Sept 2010)

  21. Foxconn - suicides at Apple factory  (from Change.com;  January 2012)

  22. The Global Population - 2011 - 7 Billion People and world statistics (National Geographic)

  23. Bribery Abroad -- America’s anti-corruption law deters foreign investment. Britain’s is smarter (The Economist - 9/21/2011)

  24. CEOs Get Warnings about 2012  -- Asia Middle Class largest Consumer Spending by 2030 (WSJ - Nov 2011)