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

This report summarizes the recent research 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 as potential candidates for inclusion in the O*NET-SOC system. The report is organized in three sections. Section I describes the occupational implications of the green economy and its associated activities and technologies. Section II focuses on important occupational staffing implications within different sectors of the green economy. Section III describes the methodology and results of this research, including identification of current O*NET-SOC occupations impacted by the green economy and specific green economy N&E occupational candidates.

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Date Of Record Release 2010-02-08 15:22:25
Description This report summarizes the recent research 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 as potential candidates for inclusion in the O*NET-SOC system. The report is organized in three sections. Section I describes the occupational implications of the green economy and its associated activities and technologies. Section II focuses on important occupational staffing implications within different sectors of the green economy. Section III describes the methodology and results of this research, including identification of current O*NET-SOC occupations impacted by the green economy and specific green economy N&E occupational candidates.
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Source United States Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration
Keyword Careers, Occupations, Education, Green development, Green technology, Green economy
Selector Selection Committee
Date Of Record Creation 2010-02-08 15:12:46
Education Level
Date Last Modified 2010-02-08 15:22:25
Creator Dierdorff, E.C., Norton, J.J., Drewes, D.W., and Kroustalis, C.M.; Rivkin, D., Lewis, P.
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2010-02-08 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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