Test questions for final - Chapter 12 51.Labor quality...

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Chapter 12 51.Labor quality refers to: B. attitudes, education and skills of workers. 52.Most guest workers in Europe, around one third, go to: A. Spain. 53.Illegal immigrants constitute: C. 10 to 15 percent of immigration. 54.What percentage of the U.S. population is foreign born: C. 12 percent 55.Guest workers help to compensate for: D. low birthrates in Germany and France. 56.One of the most important pressures to reduce racism is: A. labor shortages. 57.A global mindset is C. made up of a cosmopolitan attitude and cognitive complexity. 58.Minorities in traditional societies: C. bring language abilities and management skills. 59.The effects of poverty in developing nations: C. create challenges including education, upskilling, and the need for increased efficiency. 60.Which of the following statements is true? C. When a foreign company arrives in a labor market, it must take what it finds. 61.Which of the following statements about harmonized labor standards is true? D. Higher labor standards are a consequence rather than a cause of economic growth. because: D. All of the above. 63.The EU is one of the places where unionization: C. could take a large step forward in internationalization. 64.Brain drain is a concern of developing nations at least in part due to: A. the costs of educating people who leave are not recouped.B. the loss they represent in terms of workforce quality.D. A and B. 65.Many foreign students come to the U.S. for education and then stay on to work because: D. all the above. 66.The personnel policies of Japanese employers are: B. not changing to accommodate guest workers. 67.Japan is concerned with racial purity: D. but tolerates many illegal foreign workers who have no wage or hour protection. 68.A would-be employer in India must be aware of a practice whereby people's position in society is determined by the position of their parents and there is sometimes hostility between the different groups. That is called: A. the caste system. 69.Not as well known as the caste system in India is a very similar system in Japan whose outsiders or untouchables are called: D. Burakumin. 70.Australians who are foreign-born make up what percentage of the population? A. almost a quarter 71.A unique feature of U.S. labor force growth, male and female, is that many new workers: A. are foreign. 72.An important difference between the growth of the American labor movement and that of Europe is that: B. American labor organizations tend to be pragmatic, whereas European labor tends to be more 73.The ILO is: C. a UN agency that promotes labor rights. 74.The Trade Union Advisory Committee to OECD: D. ensures that union and labor matters are considered in global markets.
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