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The Production‐Push Factors: The Political Economy of Labor Shedding

Bernhard Ebbinghaus

in Reforming Early Retirement in Europe, Japan and the USA

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780199286119
eISBN:
9780191604089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199286116.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter analyzes the economic ‘push’ factors that lead to early exit from work. Some firms co-sponsor early retirement via occupational pensions in order to facilitate restructuring. ... More


The Democratic Class Struggle Revisited

Gøsta Esping‐Andersen

in Social Foundations of Postindustrial Economies

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198742005
eISBN:
9780191599163
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198742002.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter and the next revisit the political economy within which post‐war welfare regimes emerged, matured, and, now, appear crisis‐ridden. Here, an analysis is made of the democratic class ... More


Temporary Agency Work: Capturing the Tripartite Working Relationship

Deirdre McCann

in Regulating Flexible Work

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199218790
eISBN:
9780191711787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199218790.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

This chapter is devoted to temporary agency work. It documents the ongoing efforts by the courts to determine whether temporary agency workers should be recognized as employees, and whether the ... More


Work and Family in Conflict? The Impact of Work Demands on Family Life

Stefani Scherer and Nadia Steiber

in Employment Regimes and the Quality of Work

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199230105
eISBN:
9780191710575
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199230105.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter examines difficulties of reconciling work and family demands in six European countries; looks at divergences in experiences among different sectors of the workforce, different family ... More


Economic Crisis, Quality of Work, and Social Integration: The European Experience

Duncan Gallie (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199664719
eISBN:
9780191765209
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664719.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

The book breaks new ground in the study of the quality of work, by providing the first rigorous comparative assessment of the way it has been affected by the economic crisis. It examines the ... More


Precarious employment and EU employment regulation

Julia S. O'Connor

in Social Policy Review 25: Analysis and debate in social policy, 2013

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447312741
eISBN:
9781447312857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447312741.003.0012
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

One of the differences between the unemployment in the recessions of the 1980s and now is that there was a much clearer distinction then between being ‘in’ and ‘out’ of work. Julia S. O’Connor's ... More


How Parliament’s language affects individual rights

Matthew Williams

in How Language Works in Politics: The Impact of Vague Legislation on Policy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781529200201
eISBN:
9781529200225
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529200201.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter examines how Parliament's use of language affects individual rights. Focusing on cases pertaining to the Race Relations Act 1976 (Amendment) Regulations 2003 and the Employment Equality ... More


Economic Crisis, the Quality of Work, and Social Integration: Issues and Context

Gallie Duncan

in Economic Crisis, Quality of Work, and Social Integration: The European Experience

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199664719
eISBN:
9780191765209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664719.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

The chapter discusses the different country experiences of the crisis and the issues it poses with respect to the quality of work and social integration. It outlines a number of contrasting ... More


How do activation policies affect social citizenship? The issue of autonomy

Silke Bothfeld and Sigrid Betzelt

in Social Policy Review 25: Analysis and debate in social policy, 2013

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447312741
eISBN:
9781447312857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447312741.003.0013
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

While employment regulation is clearly lagging behind the development of insecure employment practices, as Silke Bothfeld and Sigrid Betzelt's chapter indicates, social protection policy is shoring ... More


Policies for Intrinsic Job Quality

Alan Felstead, Duncan Gallie, and Francis Green

in Unequal Britain at Work

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198712848
eISBN:
9780191781179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712848.003.0010
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Public Management

This chapter assesses the possible policy responses to the persisting inequalities in work quality. It focuses in particular on the need for improvements in the intrinsic factors that underlie the ... More


How Does Government Regulate Occupations in the United Kingdom and the United States? Issues and Policy Implications

Amy Humphris, Morris M. Kleiner, and Maria Koumenta

in Employment in the Lean Years: Policy and Prospects for the Next Decade

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199605439
eISBN:
9780191806803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199605439.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

Occupational regulation or licensing refers to the process where entry into an occupation requires the permission of the government or a relevant professional body. This chapter examines occupational ... More


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