Capital sectors and workers' health and safety in the United States.

@article{Greenlund1995CapitalSA,
  title={Capital sectors and workers' health and safety in the United States.},
  author={Kurt J. Greenlund and R H Elling},
  journal={International journal of health services : planning, administration, evaluation},
  year={1995},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={101-16}
}
The dual or segmented economy perspective suggests that the U.S. production system within a capitalist world-system can be divided into distinct sectors based on elements such as levels of industrial concentration, foreign involvement, and unionization. The differing organization of these sectors is argued to influence worker health and safety (WHS) outcomes. An economic segmentation model was applied to national occupational health data to examine the relationship between structural divisions… CONTINUE READING