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    Socialist workers - Is China’s labour market at a turning-point?

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    This document is part of a digital collection provided by the Martin P. Catherwood Library, ILR School, Cornell University, pertaining to the effects of globalization on the workplace worldwide. Special emphasis is placed on labor rights, working conditions, labor market changes, and union organizing.CLW_2010_Report_China_socialist_workers.pdf: 9 downloads, before Oct. 1, 2020

    Global Microscope on the Microfinance Business Environment 2010: An Index and Study by the Economist Intelligence Unit

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    This report outlines the findings of the Economist Intelligence Unit¿s in-depth analysis of the microfi nance business environment in 54 countries. The index that underlies this report allows countries and regions to be compared across three broad categories: regulatory framework, institutional development and investment climate. The study uses a methodology which was originally developed for Latin America and the Caribbean in 2007 and was employed for the fi rst time on a global basis in 2009. Most of the research for this report was conducted prior to May 2010, although some later developments (up to July) were included where they were particularly signifi cant.Microbusinesses & Microfinance


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    Many methods of multivariate analysis are based on metric variables. In the case of questionnaire-based surveys qualitative data usually prevail, measured nominally or ordinal. This paper contains the discriminant analysis from data recorded from a sample of 100 respondents, with regard to: whether they have a job or not, number of family members and the importance of having a job according to the specialization graduated.variable, ANOVA, level of significance, the discriminant function, Wilks