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Properties of seasonal time series

Philip Hans Franses and Richard Paap

in Periodic Time Series Models

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199242023
eISBN:
9780191601286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019924202X.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Chapter 2 aims to convince the reader that economic time series show marked seasonality and an obvious trend, and, foremost, that the patterns of these trends and seasonal fluctuations do not seem to ... More


Disrupting Deportability: Transnational Workers Organize

Leah F Vosko

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501742132
eISBN:
9781501742156
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501742132.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This book highlights obstacles confronting temporary migrant workers in Canada seeking to exercise their labor rights. It explores the effects of deportability on Mexican nationals participating in ... More


Introduction

Leah F. Vosko

in Disrupting Deportability: Transnational Workers Organize

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501742132
eISBN:
9781501742156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501742132.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This introductory chapter provides an overview of temporary migrant work. In the age of migration management, temporary migrant work is a significant phenomenon in many countries where relative labor ... More


Deportability among Temporary Migrant Workers: An Essential Condition of Possibility for Migration Management

Leah F. Vosko

in Disrupting Deportability: Transnational Workers Organize

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501742132
eISBN:
9781501742156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501742132.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter develops the argument that deportability, as it applies to participants in a temporary migrant work program (TMWP) permitting circularity, is an essential condition of possibility for ... More


Getting Organized: Countering Termination without Just Cause through Certification

Leah F. Vosko

in Disrupting Deportability: Transnational Workers Organize

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501742132
eISBN:
9781501742156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501742132.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter details the attempts of the union representing Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) employees at Sidhu & Sons to organize, gain certification, and secure a first collective ... More


Farm Labor in Other Countries

Philip Martin

in The Prosperity Paradox: Fewer and More Vulnerable Farm Workers

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198867845
eISBN:
9780191904530
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867845.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International, Public and Welfare

Countries with more than 50 percent of their workers employed in agriculture are poor, and countries with fewer than five percent of workers employed in agriculture are rich. The shrinking farm ... More


Authenticating Southernism: Creating a Sense of Place through Food

Ashli Que Sinberry Stokes and Wendy Atkins-Sayre

in Consuming Identity: The Role of Food in Redefining the South

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781496809186
eISBN:
9781496809223
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496809186.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Chapter five turns to the side dishes on the Southern food table, exploring the connection between the food and the region. Cornbread, grits, and greens are Southern food staples. Whether Southerners ... More


Bioarchaeological Analyses of Children and Childhood from the Kellis 2 Cemetery, Dakhleh Oasis, Egypt

Sandra M. Wheeler, Lana J. Williams, and Tosha L. Dupras

in Children and Childhood in Bioarchaeology

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780813056807
eISBN:
9780813053653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056807.003.0011
Subject:
Archaeology, Archaeological Methodology and Techniques

Infancy and childhood have long been recognized as critical periods of increased physiological stress, morbidity, and mortality, and they have therefore been the focus of much research in ... More


Contesting Sentencing Guidelines, the Patriot Act, Terrorism, and Cases Involving International Questions

James M. Denham

in Fifty Years of Justice: A History of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060491
eISBN:
9780813050638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060491.003.0018
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter deals with contesting the sentencing guidelines regime put in place decades earlier. The chapter begins with newly appointed Gregory Presnell’s questioning of the 1984 guidelines as ... More


The context: Irish emigration and Stafford

John Herson

in Divergent paths: Family histories of Irish emigrants in Britain 1820-1920

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719090639
eISBN:
9781781708385
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090639.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter links migrants’ origins in Ireland and their settlement in Stafford. Many came from the area around Castlerea, Co. Roscommon and before the Famine came as seasonal workers to ... More


A Taste for Toads

Bernard L. Herman

in A South You Never Ate: Savoring Flavors and Stories from the Eastern Shore of Virginia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653471
eISBN:
9781469653495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653471.003.0011
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The is chapter explores the natural and culinary history of toads (the fish, not the amphibian) as well as a specialized fishery and invention around a seasonal catch. The toads rise from a “trash” ... More


MacDowell

E. Douglas Bomberger

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199899296
eISBN:
9780190268343
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199899296.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

Edward MacDowell was born on the eve of the Civil War into a Quaker family in lower Manhattan, where music was a forbidden pleasure. With the help of Latin-American émigré teachers, he became a ... More


The EU’s Internal Market and the Fragmentary Nature of EU Labour Migration

Elspeth Guild

in Migrants at Work: Immigration and Vulnerability in Labour Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198714101
eISBN:
9780191782657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714101.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Employment Law

This chapter examines how the EU creates an EU-wide labour market, but only for some, principally for those who are EU citizens, ie those who hold the nationality of the Member States. For these ... More


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