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Title Nonstandard work in developed economies [electronic resource] : causes and consequences / Susan Houseman and Machiko Osawa, editors.

Imprint Kalamazoo, Mich. : W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, 2003.

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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 513 p. : ill.
Note "These papers were originally presented at a conference sponsored by the Japan Foundation and the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research in August 2000"--Introd.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- The change in work arrangements in Denmark and Germany -- Regulatory convergence? -- Nonstandard work in Italy and Spain -- Nonstandard work arrangements in France and the United States -- The growth of nonstandard employment in Japan and the United States -- Employment choices and pay differences between nonstandard and stand work in Britain, Germany, the Netherlands, and Sweden -- Standard and nonstandard work arrangements, pay difference, and choice of work by Japanese mothers -- Work arrangements among women in the United States -- In search of a new framework for flexibility -- Nonstandard work arrangements in Japan and the United States -- Work attitudes and nonstandard work arrangements in the United States, Japan, and Europe.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Flextime -- Developed countries -- Congresses.
Part-time employment -- Developed countries -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.
Temporary employment -- Developed countries -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.
Employment (Economic theory) -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Houseman, Susan N., 1956-
sawa, Machiko.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0880992646 (alk. paper)
0880992638 (pbk. : alk. paper)

 
    
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