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Introduction

Nana Okura Gagné

in Reworking Japan: Changing Men at Work and Play under Neoliberalism

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501753039
eISBN:
9781501753053
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501753039.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter focuses on Japanese men who are working men, family men, aging men, and complex individual men in twenty-first-century Japan. It examines Japanese employees' life stories as they are ... More


The Structure and Evolution of Employment in Egypt: 1998–2012

Ragui Assaad and Caroline Krafft

in The Egyptian Labor Market in an Era of Revolution

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780198737254
eISBN:
9780191800733
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737254.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter conducts a detailed analysis of the evolution of the employment situation in Egypt over the period from 1998 to 2012, paying special attention to the impact of the economic crisis ... More


The Structure of Employment and Job Creation in Jordan, 2010–2016

Ragui Assaad and Colette Salemi

in The Jordanian Labor Market: Between Fragility and Resilience

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198846079
eISBN:
9780191881275
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846079.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

In this chapter, we analyze the structure of employment and job creation in Jordan over the period from 2010 to 2016. This period coincided with a notable downturn in the economy, which substantially ... More


The Port-City Legacy: Urban Demographic Change in the Hansestadt Bremen, 1815–1910*

Robert Lee and Peter Marschalck

in Population and Society in Western European Port-Cities, c. 1650–1939

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853234357
eISBN:
9781846313837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853234357.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the dynamics of demographic change in Hansestadt Bremen, Germany from 1815 to 1910. It analyses the impact of urbanisation on demographic characteristics and the ... More


Introduction and Argument

Mary E. Gallagher, Ching Kwan Lee, and Sarosh Kuruvilla

in From Iron Rice Bowl to Informalization: Markets, Workers, and the State in a Changing China

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450242
eISBN:
9780801462931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450242.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This chapter describes the transformation of the Chinese employment structure following thirty years of economic reform (1978–2008). Notable among these changes is the dramatic growth in informal ... More


The Structure and Evolution of Employment in Jordan

Ragui Assaad

in The Jordanian Labor Market in the New Millennium

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780198702054
eISBN:
9780191771781
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198702054.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter examines changes in the structure and evolution of employment in Jordan over the past quarter-century. Using the detailed retrospective questions in the JLMPS, this chapter reconstructs ... More


The Informalization of the Chinese Labor Market

Albert Park and Fang Cai

in From Iron Rice Bowl to Informalization: Markets, Workers, and the State in a Changing China

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450242
eISBN:
9780801462931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450242.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This chapter examines multiple sources of evidence to quantify and characterize the extent of informal employment in urban China. It then discusses its potential policy implications. The increase in ... More


Mothers Need Leadership, Too

Jocelyn Elise Crowley

in Mothers Unite!: Organizing for Workplace Flexibility and the Transformation of Family Life

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451751
eISBN:
9780801467455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451751.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter considers the steps that must be taken for workplace flexibility to become a viable part of the American employment structure. Leadership is essential in the world of public policy, such ... More


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