The Shadow Workforce: Perspectives on Contingent Work in the United States, Japan, and Europe
AbstractThis book provides a comprehensive overview of the state of nonstandard employment and its impact on employees, businesses, unions, and public policy. It not only reveals how nonstandard employment operates in the United States, Japan, and Europe, it also highlights the important similarities and differences in the labor market issues faced in those areas.
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Bibliographic InfoThis book is provided by W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research in its series Books from Upjohn Press with number sw and published in 2006.
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contingent work; part-time work; contract workers; flexible work schedules; temporary work; temporary agencies;
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- J22 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Time Allocation and Labor Supply
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- Lewis M. Segal & Daniel G. Sullivan, 1997.
"The Growth of Temporary Services Work,"
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American Economic Association, vol. 11(2), pages 117-136, Spring.
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