G.T. Research Associates is hiring part time employees for a six month project to do telephone interviews. They were awarded this contract because they substantially underbid two other research consulting firms and they are eager to "get off the ground" with their new venture. They are able to hold down their costs because they have access to a large pool of part-time undergraduate students who have been in their classes and who have few other job opportunities in this small community. The wages they pay are low and they save on training costs because students have had some beginning research training in their courses.
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