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Labour Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Work Sharing during the Great Recession

    Work Sharing during the Great Recession

    Edited by Jon C. Messenger, Naj Ghosheh
    ‘Work sharing’ is a labour market instrument devised to distribute a reduced volume of work to the same (or similar) number of workers over a diminished period of working time in order to avoid redundancies. This fascinating and timely s...
    Hardback (2013)

    List price $152.00

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  2. Add to Wish List The International Handbook of Labour Unions

    The International Handbook of Labour Unions

    Edited by Gregor Gall, Adrian Wilkinson, Richard Hurd
    ‘Gall, Wilkinson, and Hurd have produced an impressive collection of scholarly essays on labour’s responses to neoliberalism. The International Handbook of Labour Unions provides policymakers, analysts, academics, researchers, and advanc...
    Paperback (2013)

    List price $74.00

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    Hardback (2012)

    List price $220.00

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  3. Add to Wish List Public Sector Shock

    Public Sector Shock

    Edited by Daniel Vaughan-Whitehead
    ‘This is a fascinating, rich and comprehensive analytical account of the causes and consequences of austerity measures affecting the public sector in terms of pay and employment. The editors have assembled a broad array of contributions ...
    Hardback (2013)

    List price $231.00

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  4. Add to Wish List Transforming European Employment Policy

    Transforming European Employment Policy

    Edited by Ralf Rogowski, Robert Salais, Noel Whiteside
    Since the mid 1990s, the focus of European employment and social policy has shifted from protection to promotion. This book provides a timely analysis of this new form of governance, and the new forms of policy delivery and audit which a...
    Paperback (2013)

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    Hardback (2012)

    List price $145.00

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  5. Add to Wish List Gendered Lives

    Gendered Lives

    Edited by Jacqueline Scott, Shirley Dex, Anke C. Plagnol
    'Gendered Lives in a fascinating and innovative smorgasbord of new research, asking key questions about the nature and future of gender inequalities. The research presented is accessible at a senior undergraduate level, with more detail ...
    Paperback (2013)

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    Hardback (2012)

    List price $138.00

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  6. Add to Wish List Research Handbook of Comparative Employment Relations

    Research Handbook of Comparative Employment Relations

    Edited by Michael Barry, Adrian Wilkinson
    ‘Besides a well-written introduction by the two editors, the book presents seventeen other chapters, some by well-known writers on the subject or related social sciences. . . This is a substantial resource book for scholars and students ...
    Paperback (2013)

    List price $86.00

    Member price $68.80

    Hardback (2011)

    List price $239.00

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  7. Add to Wish List Economy and Society in Europe

    Economy and Society in Europe

    Edited by Luigi Burroni, Maarten Keune, Guglielmo Meardi
    ‘Improving our understanding of how economy and society interrelate in Europe is of paramount importance. The rigorous and thought-provoking analyses about the interaction between markets and the institutions of society contained in this...
    Hardback (2012)

    List price $138.00

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  8. Add to Wish List Fighting Working Poverty in Post-industrial Economies

    Fighting Working Poverty in Post-industrial Economies

    Eric Crettaz
    ‘This is a very well written study. . . the discussion here of the impact of such policies as tax credits, employment subsidies and childcare support in relation to welfare regime is sophisticated and insightful. One can learn much here ...
    Hardback (2011)

    List price $123.00

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  9. Add to Wish List Aging Populations, Globalization and the Labor Market

    Aging Populations, Globalization and the Labor Market

    Edited by Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Sandra Buchholz, Karin Kurz
    ‘Welfare states react to globalization and adapt to aging populations by reducing early retirement pathways and public benefits. How have these changes affected the transition to and income situation during retirement? To investigate thi...
    Hardback (2011)

    List price $159.00

    Member price $143.10

  10. Add to Wish List Measuring More than Money

    Measuring More than Money

    Rafael Muñoz de Bustillo, Enrique Fernández-Macías, José-Ignacio Antón, Fernando Esteve
    ‘The team of authors are leading experts on European employment trends and policy and have produced an excellent study that proposes a new index of job quality for Europe. Given its depth and breadth of coverage of theory and already exi...
    Hardback (2011)

    List price $131.00

    Member price $117.90

  11. Add to Wish List Handbook of Employment and Society

    Handbook of Employment and Society

    Edited by Susan McGrath-Champ, Andrew Herod, Al Rainnie
    ‘This volume provides a comprehensive overview of the analytical interactions between geography, space, work and employment. Space is not simply a banal backdrop against which work and employment processes and relations operate. Rather, ...
    Paperback (2011)

    List price $77.00

    Member price $61.60

    Hardback (2010)

    List price $264.00

    Member price $237.60

  12. Add to Wish List Ethnic Diversity in European Labor Markets

    Ethnic Diversity in European Labor Markets

    Edited by Martin Kahanec, Klaus F. Zimmermann
    ‘Kahanec and Zimmermann have put together a volume that destroys the myth that science and policy making cannot be bridged. In an accessible way, but deeply rooted in rigorous science, they provide a handbook for policy makers working in...
    Hardback (2011)

    List price $167.00

    Member price $150.30

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