Demographic economics

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  • Generational Gap Analysis

    Unfortunately in today’s society, we suffer from an epidemic known as the generational gap. Essentially, this signifies the recurring misunderstanding, hostility, and general distrust that older generations in America have, such as the baby boomers, for the young, up-and-coming generation Y. This tense conflict has resulted in many stereotypes formed about our generation, including laziness and entitlement. In her Business Insider article, writer Vivian Giang contends that our overreliance on…

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  • Millennials: Apathetic Or Feminist?

    For a long time, older generations have liked to moan and bemoan about the younger generation. It has happened since at least the 1920s, when the new woman emerged and rejected the traditions of the Victorian era. Though this has almost become a “rite of passage” as said by Aaron Kaufman in “an Open Letter from a Millennial to Society,” it has made Millennials the “butt” of many mean jokes, and they have had to face many insults about how they are “the dumbest, laziest, most entitled,…

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  • Comparing Two Generations

    Throughout time, generation after generation has emerged and transformed the world. Some had significant accomplishments while others did not. What is it that makes up a remarkable generation? Is it determined by their hard work, values, or intelligence? Past generations fought for their independence, rights, and equality. But what is so salient about generations X and Y? Theses two generations have helped mold how humanity is perceived, and these two generations are going to educate the next…

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  • Case Study: Precision Landscaping And Excavation In Thurston County

    Demographic Location – Precision Landscaping and Excavation’s main target location will be in the Thurston County region, however, the business should not limit the possibilities for expansion into Mason County. Statistics from the Census shows 64.9% owner occupied homes from 2010-2014 with the median home costing $241,300 in Thurston County. There were 5,923 businesses located in this region. Residential building permits in a privately owned location are 446 in the Olympia region. Thurston…

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  • Tension In Workplace

    Different generations “see, interpret, and evaluate events differently, and consequently act upon them differently (Adler, 2008, p.72) When communication breaks down between different ages the workplace can turn into an unpleasant and tension filled environment. When there is a lack of communication it is more likely that assumptions will be made. Assumptions can lead to misunderstandings which can lead to negative effects within an organization. Change is a difficult process for any person in…

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  • The Millennial Generation: The Worst Generation

    due to the attributes they are given. Millennial are viewed as narcissistic, apathetic and lazy. Even though Millennial are viewed as the “Bad Generation” there’s a reason behind their traits with correlation the time frame they are placed in the Economic and social standings of the country, and are not entirely their fault. Millennial turned out to be one of the powerhouses, that pushed the United States out of recession during…

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  • Baby Boomers Research Paper

    SLIDE 1 Today’s marketplace is increasingly diverse. A form of diversity includes the generational differences of the persons employed in the workforce. Because each generation has differs from the next there are challenges in managing the four generations of persons employed in today’s workplace. It becomes crucial that managers and employee alike realize the ways in which the needs of each group of persons differ from the others in order to understand their strengths and weaknesses (Bartley,…

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  • Millenial Generation Pros And Cons

    The Good, the Bad, the Millennial Generation “It’s a putrid, stinking, several-months-old-stringy-goat-meat moment to be young Malone 2).” Millennials in United States are a frequently discussed subject due to their actions being the deciding factor of the entire population’s fate. Agreement regarding millennials’ colliding views with previous generations, the terrible quality of their current situation, and their promising outcome suggests that this group is a contradiction within themselves.…

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  • Exploratory Studies

    participants to modify their gut health. 4. Do demographic variables influence public knowledge of gut-microbiota research? Finally, it is predicted that overall gut-microbiota knowledge will vary according to key demographic variables (e.g., education, socioeconomic status, where a person lives (rurally, regionally, metropolitan), whether a person is a shift worker, and whether a person has children. This is based on previous literature that links demographic variances with differences in…

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  • Baby Boomer Generation Research Paper

    This paper discusses the differences of U.S. baby boomers versus the millennial generation with regards to their purchasing decisions. With the development and advances of technology, baby boomer and millennial generations may approach their purchasing decisions in an entirely different manner. Focusing on similarities and differences of these generations on social media and technology (i.e., internet, mobile services and e-services) with regards to their purchasing decisions, will…

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