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Article ID: 11869

Disabilities Don't Raise Insurance Costs

Cornell University

A survey of human resource managers by Cornell University found that health, life and disability insurance costs rarely rise because of hiring employees with disabilities, but stereotypes about people with disabilities are still pervasive in the workplace, causing them to be hired less and fired more.

Released:
6-Apr-1999 12:00 AM EDT

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Article ID: 11868

First Book on Certified Eco-Friendly Paper

Cornell University

Cornell University Press has published the world's first book using paper carrying the Forestry Stewardship Council logo. The FSC logo in a book signifies that the owner of the timber used to make the book's pages has met strict criteria for sustainable timber management.

Released:
6-Apr-1999 12:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 11867

DAMOS Software Module

Whatever It Takes

ESPS, Inc. announced at the IBC Common Technical Document/Electronic Submissions Conference the addition of the DAMOS Compiler(tm) module to its flagship compliance software product, CoreDossier(r).

Released:
6-Apr-1999 12:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 11841

Low Rates of Self-Employment Among African Americans

University of California, Santa Cruz

African American men are only one-third as likely to own their own businesses as are white men, according to an analysis by an economist at the University of California, Santa Cruz.

Released:
2-Apr-1999 12:00 AM EST

Article ID: 11831

Impact of China Energy Sector on Asia

Rice University

An in-depth review of emerging trends in China's energy sector and how these trends will impact future energy security in Asia is the focus of a year-long study to be released by Rice's James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy in April.

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2-Apr-1999 12:00 AM EST

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Article ID: 11827

Distance-Delivered MBA Program in Agribusiness

Purdue University

The nation's first distance-delivered executive MBA in agribusiness will be available beginning this fall from Purdue University.

Released:
2-Apr-1999 12:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 11815

Most Home-Based Workers Are Male, Have Traditional Jobs

Ohio State University

Most home-based workers don't fit the popular image of a woman who provides child care or who sells crafts out of her house, new research co-authored at Ohio State suggests. In fact, a study of 899 home-based workers in 9 states found that 59 percent were male.

Released:
1-Apr-1999 12:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 11777

Indiana Creating Fewer Professional Jobs than Neighbors

Ball State University

Indiana's economy is not creating professional positions in higher-skilled fields that have bolstered the nation's economy in recent years, warns a Ball State University study.

Released:
31-Mar-1999 12:00 AM EST

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Article ID: 11768

Source on Cable TV After Deregulation

DePauw University

David Bohmer does not expect see the same level of price increases that followed the 1987 deregulation of the cable industry. Bohmer backs up his opinion with 17 years in cable television prior to his current position as director of the Center of Contemporary Media at DePauw University.

Released:
31-Mar-1999 12:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 11761

Customer Service Is Bad and Getting Worse

Ball State University

When it comes to poor customer service, expect more bad experiences in the airline industry, says a Ball State University marketing expert.

Released:
31-Mar-1999 12:00 AM EST

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