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Labour Policy

  1. 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 $129.00

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  2. 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 $165.00

    Member price $148.50

  3. 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 $138.00

    Member price $124.20

  4. 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 $81.00

    Member price $64.80

    Hardback (2010)

    List price $272.00

    Member price $244.80

  5. 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

  6. Add to Wish List Immigration and Nation Building

    Immigration and Nation Building

    Edited by Andrew Markus, Moshe Semyonov
    ‘Immigration and Nation Building examines a dilemma shared by Israel and Australia with many other countries: they are nations of immigrants, but continued immigration introduces fractures and inequalities that could undermine the sense ...
    Hardback (2011)

    List price $130.00

    Member price $117.00

  7. Add to Wish List Gender Inequalities in the 21st Century

    Gender Inequalities in the 21st Century

    Edited by Jacqueline Scott, Rosemary Crompton, Clare Lyonette
    ‘This authoritative book, which brings together chapters by many of the leading experts on the topic, documents the new barriers and continuing constraints that still stand in the way of gender equality. It is essential reading for anyon...
    Paperback (2011)

    List price $51.00

    Member price $40.80

    Hardback (2010)

    List price $155.00

    Member price $139.50

  8. Add to Wish List Globalization and Precarious Forms of Production and Employment

    Globalization and Precarious Forms of Production and Employment

    Edited by Carole Thornley, Steve Jefferys, Beatrice Appay
    ‘This book makes a unique and invaluable contribution to our understanding of the changing nature of employment and its consequences for industrialized societies. It combines industry case studies, company case studies, and specific coun...
    Hardback (2010)

    List price $140.00

    Member price $126.00

  9. 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

    Member price $112.50

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

    Older Workers in a Globalizing World

    Dirk Hofäcker
    ‘Early retirement has been a policy to cope with the problems of massive unemployment in many Western welfare states. However, it has become apparent that this strategy is costly and destroys human capital urgently needed in ageing socie...
    Hardback (2010)

    List price $156.00

    Member price $140.40

  11. 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
    ‘A body of impressive and insightful scholarship, The Minimum Wage Revisited in the Enlarged EU is strongly recommended as a seminal addition to academic library economic studies reference collections and supplemental reading lists.’ – T...
    Hardback (2010)

    List price $220.00

    Member price $198.00

  12. Add to Wish List Work after Globalization

    Work after Globalization

    Guy Standing
    ‘This is an important book. It shifts emphasis from the role of capital to the creativity of labour in the creation of value in the real economy. A central role is accorded to each and all of the skills and occupations which contribute t...
    Paperback (2010)

    List price $57.00

    Member price $45.60

    Hardback (2009)

    List price $175.00

    Member price $157.50

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