Labour Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Women’s Employment and Homemaking Careers

    Women’s Employment and Homemaking Careers

    Cherlyn Skromme Granrose
    Chronicling the lives and career choices of a dynamic group of women, this book provides a comprehensive and unique glimpse into the intricate balance of work and family. Women’s Employment and Homemaking Careers is based on three survey...
    Hardback (2010)

    List price $125.00

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  2. Add to Wish List Older Workers in a Globalizing World

    Older Workers in a Globalizing World

    Dirk Hofäcker
    This timely book investigates the growth of the early retirement trend and its varying spread among different groups of older workers in fourteen modern societies. It argues for a differentiated political approach to reverse early retire...
    Hardback (April 2010)

    List price $156.00

    Member price $140.40

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  3. Add to Wish List The Minimum Wage Revisited in the Enlarged EU

    The Minimum Wage Revisited in the Enlarged EU

    Edited by Daniel Vaughan-Whitehead
    This book provides in-depth and innovative analysis of the minimum wage in Europe. The authors explore its role and scope within the enlarged EU, and address the question of whether there should be harmonization between the individual me...
    Hardback (April 2010)

    List price $220.00

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  4. Add to Wish List Work after Globalization

    Work after Globalization

    Guy Standing
    In this ground-breaking book, Guy Standing offers a new perspective on work and citizenship, rejecting the labourist orientation of the 20th century.
    Paperback (March 2010)

    List price $57.00

    Member price $45.60

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    Hardback (November 2009)

    List price $175.00

    Member price $157.50

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  5. Add to Wish List The Labour Market Triangle

    The Labour Market Triangle

    Edited by Paul de Beer, Trudie Schils
    Currently, European governments are being challenged to find an optimal social policy strategy that fosters 'flexicurity’, whereby a flexible, well-functioning labour market is achieved, whilst protection for workers is maintained. This ...
    Hardback (February 2010)

    List price $140.00

    Member price $126.00

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  6. Add to Wish List Women and Employment

    Women and Employment

    Edited by Jacqueline Scott, Shirley Dex, Heather Joshi
    How is women’s employment shaped by family and domestic responsibilities? This book, written by leading experts in the field, examines twenty-five years of change in women’s employment and addresses the challenges facing women today.
    Paperback (2009)

    List price $71.00

    Member price $56.80

    Hardback (2008)

    List price $181.00

    Member price $162.90

  7. Add to Wish List Education and Inequality Across Europe

    Education and Inequality Across Europe

    Edited by Peter Dolton, Rita Asplund, Erling Barth
    The relationship between education and income inequality is of fundamental importance. In this book, an international group of renowned contributors focus on patterns of inequality and their relationship to education using recent data fr...
    Hardback (2009)

    List price $170.00

    Member price $153.00

  8. Add to Wish List Taxing the Working Poor

    Taxing the Working Poor

    Achim Kemmerling
    In most industrialized countries the tax burden of poor people has increased dramatically over the last few decades. This book analyses both the political origins of this increase and its consequences for the labour market.
    Hardback (June 2009)

    List price $127.00

    Member price $114.30

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  9. Add to Wish List Immigration, Internal Migration, and Local Mobility in the U.S.

    Immigration, Internal Migration, and Local Mobility in the U.S.

    Donald J. Bogue, Gregory Liegel, Michael Kozloski
    This book provides an important assembly of research findings for all who are interested either in changing or reinforcing present immigration policy. Both comprehensive and up-to-date, the study of the demographic, economic, and social ...
    Hardback (June 2009)

    List price $156.00

    Member price $140.40

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  10. Add to Wish List Innovating European Labour Markets

    Innovating European Labour Markets

    Edited by Peter Ester, Ruud Muffels, Joop Schippers, Ton Wilthagen
    This book examines innovative theoretical perspectives and novel labour market policy responses to Europe’s changing work demands, employment careers and life courses. It presents creative ideas and recommendations for flexicurity polici...
    Hardback (2009)

    List price $170.00

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  11. Add to Wish List Young Workers, Globalization and the Labor Market

    Young Workers, Globalization and the Labor Market

    Edited by Hans-Peter Blossfield, Sandra Buchholz, Erzsébet Bukodi, Karin Kurz
    Underpinned by the fact that the globalization process and the subsequent increased level of market uncertainty have paved the way for employment flexibility in modern societies, this book examines the labor market chances of young adult...
    Hardback (January 2009)

    List price $184.00

    Member price $165.60

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  12. Add to Wish List Flexibility and Employment Security in Europe

    Flexibility and Employment Security in Europe

    Edited by Ruud Muffels
    This book seeks to gain a better understanding of the paradoxical relationship between the alleged need of European labour markets to become more flexible and the way in which national policies pursue this aim without jeopardising existi...
    Hardback (December 2008)

    List price $182.00

    Member price $163.80

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