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Temporary Work and Insecurity in Britain: A Problem Solved?

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  • Francis Green, 2008. "Temporary Work and Insecurity in Britain: A Problem Solved?," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 88(1), pages 147-160, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:88:y:2008:i:1:p:147-160
    DOI: 10.1007/s11205-007-9204-5
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    1. Karen Aerden & Guy Moors & Katia Levecque & Christophe Vanroelen, 2014. "Measuring Employment Arrangements in the European Labour Force: A Typological Approach," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 116(3), pages 771-791, May.
    2. Salvatori, Andrea, 2014. "The effects of the EU equal-treatment legislation Directive for fixed-term workers: evidence from the UK," ISER Working Paper Series 2014-21, Institute for Social and Economic Research.
    3. Lai, Yanqing & Saridakis, George & Blackburn, Robert & Johnstone, Stewart, 2016. "Are the HR responses of small firms different from large firms in times of recession?," Journal of Business Venturing, Elsevier, vol. 31(1), pages 113-131.

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    Pay; Hours; Training; Insecurity; Temporary agency worker;

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