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Flexicurity - an answer to current economic crisis


  • Pasnicu, Daniela

    () (Universitatea Spiru Haret, Facultatea de Marketing si Afaceri Economice Internationale)

  • Ciuca, Vasilica



Flexicurity is an integrated concept, resulted from the combination of two fundamental elements flexibility and security. The strategy was recognized as one of the key objectives for European Labour markets in the context of the European Employment Strategy and Lisabon Strategy. The implementation of flexicurity can onlz be specific, taking account of national and regional characteristics in spite of the fact that all labour markets in Europe are faced with similar challenges. The target of this paper is to outline the flexicurity model for Romania, having in view the specific labour market conditions, the success flexicurity models (Danish model, American model), the Social European models of flexicurity and flexicurity models resulted as Mission for flexicurity act.

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  • Pasnicu, Daniela & Ciuca, Vasilica, 2009. "Flexicurity - an answer to current economic crisis," Papers 2009/61, Osterreichish-Rumanischer Akademischer Verein.
  • Handle: RePEc:ris:sphedp:2009_061

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    flexicurity; security;

    JEL classification:

    • J00 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - General - - - General
    • J20 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - General
    • J40 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Particular Labor Markets - - - General
    • J50 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Labor-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining - - - General

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