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Green-Collar Jobs: Working in the New Northwest
Green-Collar Jobs, the latest book by Alan Durning, is an investigation into how the Northwest jobs climate is changing. Job growth in the Northwest- the high tech boom, software and other business services, health care, tourism, and a rocketing stock market- has spurred a strong economy that is gentler to the environment. But the Northwest's urban consumers are now a seri ...more
Hardcover, 114 pages
Published June 10th 1999 by Northwest Environment Watch
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This 1999 book attempts an analysis and explanation of how industries have changed fundamentally in the Pacific North West using examples from five different small towns that had previously relied for their prosperity on the timber industry and are now seeking new sources of revenue – tourism. high tech, etc.