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Cheating WelfarePublic Assistance and the Criminalization of Poverty

Cheating Welfare: Public Assistance and the Criminalization of Poverty

Kaaryn S. Gustafson

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732311
eISBN:
9780814733394
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732311.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

Over the last three decades, welfare policies have been informed by popular beliefs that welfare fraud is rampant. As a result, welfare policies have become more punitive and the boundaries between ... More

The Concept of the Employer

The Concept of the Employer

Jeremias Prassl

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780198735533
eISBN:
9780191799648
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735533.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Company and Commercial Law

This work develops a functional concept of the employer in the hope of overcoming the theoretical and practical problems arising from the ascription of responsibility in fragmented employment ... More

The Contract of Employment

The Contract of Employment

Mark Freedland, Alan Bogg, David Cabrelli, Hugh Collins, Nicola Countouris, A.C.L. Davies, Simon Deakin, and Jeremias Prassl (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198783169
eISBN:
9780191826191
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198783169.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Company and Commercial Law

The contract of employment is the central legal institution of modern English employment law. It provides the foundation upon which most statutory employment rights are constructed; it provides a ... More

The Criminalization of European Cartel EnforcementTheoretical, Legal, and Practical Challenges

The Criminalization of European Cartel Enforcement: Theoretical, Legal, and Practical Challenges

Peter Whelan

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199670062
eISBN:
9780191749445
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670062.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Competition Law

Cartel activity is prohibited under EU law by Article 101(1) TFEU. Firms violating this provision face severe punishment from the European Commission, the NCAs, and the national courts, which ... More

Directions in Sexual Harassment Law

Directions in Sexual Harassment Law

Catharine A. MacKinnon and Reva B. Siegel (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300098006
eISBN:
9780300135305
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300098006.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

When it was published twenty-five years ago, Catharine MacKinnon's pathbreaking work Sexual Harassment of Working Women had a major impact on the development of sexual harassment law. The U.S. ... More

Dying to WorkDeath and Injury in the American Workplace

Dying to Work: Death and Injury in the American Workplace

Jonathan D. Karmel

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781501709982
eISBN:
9781501714382
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709982.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

Dying to Work is a collection of short stories from and about workers who were injured or killed on the job. The stories are bookended by a brief history of safety laws that still today leave ... More

EU Intervention in Domestic Labour Law

EU Intervention in Domestic Labour Law

Phil Syrpis

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199277209
eISBN:
9780191707445
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199277209.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Employment Law

This book investigates the extent to which the European Union intervenes, and should intervene, in domestic labour law. It examines the stated and potential rationales for EU intervention, and argues ... More

The European Employment StrategyLabour Market Regulation and New Governance

The European Employment Strategy: Labour Market Regulation and New Governance

Diamond Ashiagbor

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199279647
eISBN:
9780191707278
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199279647.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Employment Law

Labour law and social policy have long provided an arena within which key debates over the depth and pace of European integration have taken place. Increasingly, as the European Union's employment ... More

Humans as a ServiceThe Promise and Perils of Work in the Gig Economy

Humans as a Service: The Promise and Perils of Work in the Gig Economy

Jeremias Prassl

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198797012
eISBN:
9780191859458
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797012.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

The rise of the gig economy is disrupting business models across the globe. Platforms’ digital work intermediation has had a profound impact on traditional conceptions of the employment relationship. ... More

The Idea of Labour Law

The Idea of Labour Law

Guy Davidov and Brian Langille (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199693610
eISBN:
9780191729744
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693610.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Philosophy of Law

Labour law is widely considered to be in crisis, at least by scholars of the field. This crisis has an obvious external dimension—labour law is attacked for impeding efficiency, flexibility and ... More

Justice in DismissalThe Law of Termination of Employment

Justice in Dismissal: The Law of Termination of Employment

Hugh Collins

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198254355
eISBN:
9780191681479
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198254355.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

The latest title in the Oxford Monographs on Labour Law series, this study elucidates the general legal rules and principles of the law of unfair dismissal, as well as offering an account of the ... More

The Labour ConstitutionThe Enduring Idea of Labour Law

The Labour Constitution: The Enduring Idea of Labour Law

Ruth Dukes

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199601691
eISBN:
9780191792700
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199601691.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The book aims to contribute to current debates regarding the idea of labour law. In particular, it aims to assess the validity of the suggestion that old ways of thinking about the subject have ... More

Labour Law in an Era of GlobalizationTransformative Practices and Possibilities

Labour Law in an Era of Globalization: Transformative Practices and Possibilities

Joanne Conaghan, Richard Michael Fischl, and Karl Klare (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199271818
eISBN:
9780191699542
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271818.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

Throughout the industrial world, the discipline of labour law has fallen into deep philosophical and policy crisis, at the same time as new theoretical approaches make it a field of considerable ... More

Labour Rights as Human Rights

Labour Rights as Human Rights

Philip Alston (ed.)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199281060
eISBN:
9780191700156
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199281060.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Are efforts to protect workers' rights compatible with the forces of globalization? How can minimum standards designed to protect labour rights be implemented in a world in which national labour law ... More

The Law of the Labour MarketIndustrialization, Employment, and Legal Evolution

The Law of the Labour Market: Industrialization, Employment, and Legal Evolution

Simon Deakin and Frank Wilkinson

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198152811
eISBN:
9780191673153
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198152811.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Company and Commercial Law

The emergence of a ‘labour market’ in industrial societies implies not just greater competition and increased mobility of economic resources, but also the specific form of the work relationship which ... More

The Legal Construction of Personal Work Relations

The Legal Construction of Personal Work Relations

Mark Freedland and Nicola Kountouris

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199551750
eISBN:
9780191731013
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199551750.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

This book argues that a broad notion of ‘personal work relations’ should become the central organising idea for the future development of labour law. This concept is developed by drawing on extensive ... More

Lying, Cheating, and StealingA Moral Theory of White-Collar Crime

Lying, Cheating, and Stealing: A Moral Theory of White-Collar Crime

Stuart P. Green

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199225804
eISBN:
9780191708411
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199225804.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Employment Law

The picture of crime that dominates the popular imagination is one of unambiguous wrong-doing — manifestly harmful acts that are clearly worthy of condemnation. The accompanying picture of the ... More

Masculinity at WorkEmployment Discrimination through a Different Lens

Masculinity at Work: Employment Discrimination through a Different Lens

Ann C. McGinley

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780814796139
eISBN:
9780814764329
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814796139.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

Masculinity at Work is a theoretical disposition and a practical guide for lawyers and judges on the interpretation of sex and race discrimination cases. It argues that fact finders should consider ... More

Migrants at WorkImmigration and Vulnerability in Labour Law

Migrants at Work: Immigration and Vulnerability in Labour Law

Cathryn Costello and Mark Freedland (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198714101
eISBN:
9780191782657
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714101.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Employment Law

This collection has its origins in the recognition that there is a highly significant and under-considered intersection and interaction between migration law and labour law. It is the culmination of ... More

The Origins of the Ownership SocietyHow the Defined Contribution Paradigm Changed America

The Origins of the Ownership Society: How the Defined Contribution Paradigm Changed America

Edward A. Zelinsky

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195339352
eISBN:
9780199855407
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195339352.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

President Bush's vision of an “ownership society” continues the process of the last three decades by which the defined contribution paradigm has become the primary framework for retirement savings ... More

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