Unlike the simplistic models in books and training courses, a real enterprise has a very complicated data architecture. Most of the data will be held in large legacy or package systems, for which the details of data structure may be unknown. Other data will be held in spreadsheets and personal databases (such as Microsoft Access), and may be invisible to… (More)
OBJECTIVE This study examines the relative effect of historical and social class location on engagement in consumerism within two different cohorts of retired people in the United Kingdom. METHODS With use of self-reported data from the retired members of a nationally representative survey, an index of consumption was constructed. Its internal reliability… (More)
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