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Greening of the World of Work: Implications for O*NET®-SOC and New and Emerging Occupations

The purpose of the current research was to investigate the impact of green economy activities and technologies on occupational requirements in an effort to determine their impact on current O*NET®-SOC occupations and to identify new and emerging (N&E)
occupations that may be considered for inclusion in the O*NET-SOC system. Toward this end, over 60 publications on various workplace topics relevant to the green economy were collected and reviewed. These publications included established
academic journals, commissioned reports, industry white papers, and governmental technical reports. Additionally, numerous internet sources on the world of work were
reviewed.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-10-20 13:50:01
Description The purpose of the current research was to investigate the impact of green economy activities and technologies on occupational requirements in an effort to determine their impact on current O*NET®-SOC occupations and to identify new and emerging (N&E)
occupations that may be considered for inclusion in the O*NET-SOC system. Toward this end, over 60 publications on various workplace topics relevant to the green economy were collected and reviewed. These publications included established
academic journals, commissioned reports, industry white papers, and governmental technical reports. Additionally, numerous internet sources on the world of work were
reviewed.
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Source United States Department of Labor
Keyword Occupations, Technology
Selector Selection Committee
Date Of Record Creation 2009-10-20 13:39:54
Education Level
Date Last Modified 2009-10-20 13:50:01
Creator Erich C. Dierdorff, Jennifer J. Norton, Donald W. Drewes, Christina M. Kroustalis, David Rivkin, Ph
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-10-20 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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