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Given these trends the pbs committee expects

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Unformatted text preview: l downward trend in the growth rates. Given these trends, the PBS Committee expects employment to increase by 7,200 jobs in 2011 and by 6,800 in 2012, a growth rate of 2.2% and 2%, respectively. While this is slow by historical standards, the committee believes it represents the “new normal” for PBS. The PBS Supersector contains several subcomponents. Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services accounts for half of the sector’s total employment. Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services accounts for 40%, and Management of Companies and Enterprises makes up less than 10%. DigitalGlobe, located in Longmont, is a global provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions. The firm recently reported that it launched two new geospatial intelligence services. Both services are designed to enable faster response and more effective management of on-the-ground personnel during natural and man-made disasters. NASA awarded $80 million to Sierra Nevada Corporation’s Louisville division for continued development of the Dream C...
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2013 for the course MGMT 231 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '13 term at Bauder.

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