SOCIAL PROBLEMS AND THE WORKPLACE
This paper examines the literature on the effects of social problems in the workplace. The reviewed literature focuses on the problems of racism and sexism, substance abuse, and illiteracy. It is concluded that these social problems generally have a negative impact at the individual, group, and community level and that as society becomes more global and complex, there is an increased urgency to solve and resolve these social problems at both the level of the workplace and society generally.
Who Earns the Minimum Wage
This paper makes the argument that despite single women typically being viewed as the biggest group of recipients of minimum-wage income, it is actually teens who represent this group. The benefits and drawbacks of an increase in the minimum wage are also addressed.
Social, legal, economic, recreational aspects, proliferation, impact on community, public attitude, types, future.
Impact of Immigrants on New York City Economy
This paper provides a research question to determine whether immigrants have a positive impact on the economy of New York City. A two page position paper that the impact is positive is presented. A 10 page research paper providing a literature review related to the issue and an annotated bibliography then follow.
Analyzes impact on society & business. Technology, applications & uses, competition (FedEx), loss of privacy, user isolation & dependence, access, misinformation, govt. control.
Immigration and California
This paper provides an assessment of the impact of illegal immigration on the state of California and on the lives of those who live there, including effect on education, the economy, taxation, public services and other aspects of society. The assessment recommends California place severe restrictions on future immigration to prevent from eroding the quality of life for those already living in the state.