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Working Time in Comparative Perspective, Volume 2: Life-Cycle Working Time and Nonstandard Work


  • Susan Houseman
    (W.E. Upjohn Institute)

  • Alice Nakamura
    (University of Alberta)


The chapters explore an expanded set of working-time issues, which may be loosely grouped under two topics: 1) working time over the life cycle, and 2) nonstandard work arrangements (e.g., temporary work, job sharing and moonlighting).

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  • Susan Houseman & Alice Nakamura (ed.), 2001. "Working Time in Comparative Perspective, Volume 2: Life-Cycle Working Time and Nonstandard Work," Books from Upjohn Press, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, number wtcp2, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:upj:ubooks:wtcp2
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    nonstandard work; contingent work; part-time work; contract work; temporary employment; temp jobs; job sharing; moonlighting;

    JEL classification:

    • J22 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Time Allocation and Labor Supply


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