13 Dec '13, 11am

#NATOReview looks at the defence industry. Less money = less jobs?

#NATOReview looks at the defence industry. Less money = less jobs?

In 2011, Europe's defence and aerospace industries generated 734,000 direct jobs. In the US, it's estimated that the US aerospace and defence industry directly employed 1.05 million workers in 2010. These are just direct jobs. It's estimated that each direct job generates 2.36 indirect and induced jobs. This means that in the US alone, direct, indirect and induced employment connected with the US aerospace and defence industry totals 3.53 million jobs.

Full article: http://www.nato.int/docu/review/2013/Industry/Infographic...

Tweets

Equipment and Where The Money Comes From

blog.zhangjingna.com 13 Dec '13, 10am

Thank you for confirming my thought that great pictures can come out from very basic equipment. I say that to myself every...

Jobs That Pay Less Than $15 an Hour Are Replacing Higher Wage Work

Jobs That Pay Less Than $15 an Hour Are Replaci...

care2.com 14 Dec '13, 8pm

A growing share of the country’s jobs pay less than $15 an hour , replacing higher wage jobs, according to a new report fr...

LM adds 170 jobs at US plant: UNITED STATES: LM Wind Power is to hire 170 workers in the US after securing a

LM adds 170 jobs at US plant: UNITED STATES: LM...

windpowermonthly.com 13 Dec '13, 12pm

The blade manufacturer said it will employ the workers at its Grand Forks plant in North Dakota to deal with increasing de...

Less Than 3 Percent of Oceans in Marine Parks Despite Recent Growth

Less Than 3 Percent of Oceans in Marine Parks D...

treehugger.com 11 Dec '13, 9pm

In May 1975, rising concerns about overfishing and deteriorating ocean health prompted scientists and officials from 33 co...

Home That Can be Constructed in Less Than a Minute

Home That Can be Constructed in Less Than a Minute

jetsongreen.com 10 Dec '13, 9am

JAYZ Building Solutions of Melbourne Australia have come up with an innovative solution for providing modular, prefab home...

My $100-300/day easy money making method

blackhatworld.com 14 Dec '13, 6pm

I've been lurking on this forum for a while and gained a lot of information. I was actually doing fairly well with micro n...

Trade Your Prozac for Pinterest: 92% Say Pinterest Makes Holidays Less Stressful by @albertcostill

Trade Your Prozac for Pinterest: 92% Say Pinter...

searchenginejournal.com 09 Dec '13, 2pm

94% have stated that Pinterest has changed their preparation for the holidays in some way. 54% of users frequent Pinterest...

Navy Launches Slightly Less Cool Drone from Submarine

Navy Launches Slightly Less Cool Drone from Sub...

spectrum.ieee.org 12 Dec '13, 4pm

Drones require infrastructure to function. You've got to launch them from somewhere, and if you want them back, you have t...

Runners at Less Risk of Dying From Breast Cance...

runnersworld.com 11 Dec '13, 9pm

It didn't take much working out to reap such dramatic benefits--the protective dose of exercise generally corresponded to ...

Frugality: It’s Not Just About Saving Money!

thefinance.sg 14 Dec '13, 12pm

But then compared to most of our peers, I would have to admit that we can be thought of as a frugal couple. A quick look a...

Runners at Less Risk of Dying From Breast Cancer

runnersworld.com 11 Dec '13, 3pm

It didn't take much working out to reap such dramatic benefits--the protective dose of exercise generally corresponded to ...

Following the Money: Researcher Tracks Bitcoin Movements and Anonymity

Following the Money: Researcher Tracks Bitcoin ...

coindesk.com 08 Dec '13, 6pm

This article is the first of a two-part interview with University of California-San Diego researcher Sarah Meiklejohn on h...

We're #driving less, taking #transit more. Now ...

switchboard.nrdc.org 07 Dec '13, 11pm

A comprehensive new analysis of government data demonstrates that Americans are driving less per person, and taking transi...

We're driving less, taking transit more. Now le...

switchboard.nrdc.org 08 Dec '13, 1pm

A comprehensive new analysis of government data demonstrates that Americans are driving less per person, and taking transi...

U.S. Solar Industry Records Explosive Growth in...

renewableenergyworld.com 11 Dec '13, 9pm

When it comes to renewable energy, you could call it the “shot heard round the world.” According to a new report by GTM Re...