person hour


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Noun1.person hour - a time unit used in industry for measuring workperson hour - a time unit used in industry for measuring work
workday, working day - the amount of time that a worker must work for an agreed daily wage; "they work an 8-hour day"
60 minutes, hour, hr - a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day; "the job will take more than an hour"
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where W is the nominal wage, P is a measure of producer prices, Prod is trend output per person hour and [U.sup.e] is the long-run sustainable level of unemployment.
In fact, productivity has almost tripled - from 20 picks to 55 picks per person hour - with the new system, which includes automated carousels, counting scales, and conveyors.
The basic sources for the all person hour series consist of data on employment and hours published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Bureau of the Census, supplemented by data from special tabulations compiled for the Bureau of Labor Statistics by the Bureau of the Census.
"It is true that the railways undertake practices to encourage the loading of unit trains as much as possible to create efficiencies.This allows them to run fewer locomotives, fewer train slots and require fewer person hours to move the same volume and therefore earn the same revenue under the maximum revenue entitlement," he said.
Despite these pitfalls, since BGB started recording its working persons hours three and a half years ago, it has amassed a staggering 175,000 person hours without a single lost-time injury.
Despite these pitfalls, since BGB started recording its working persons hours three and a half years ago, they have amassed a staggering 175,000 person hours without a single Lost Time Injury.
The result was no reduction in productivity across the business and increased customer service despite a total reduction of nearly 4,000 person hours over those two weeks.
Thousands of person hours were saved, 50 paper forms were eliminated, and the 1,100 farmers and processors are now able to transact all CFO business online.
The man had been on the run after he was identified as a suspect in the stabbing death of another person hours earlier near the Chengdu-Yibin high-speed train construction site in Sichuan province, according to local police.
"AWS's unmatched scalability and reliability allow Hulu to continue to innovate and break new ground -- like delivering live TV alongside their extensive on-demand programming -- without having to spend millions of dollars and thousands of person hours building and managing data centres."

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