European Employment Models in Flux: A Comparison of Institutional Change in Nine European Countries by G. BoschEuropean Employment Models in Flux: A Comparison of Institutional Change in Nine European Countries by G. Bosch

European Employment Models in Flux: A Comparison of Institutional Change in Nine European Countries

byG. BoschEditorS. Lehndorff, J. Rubery

Hardcover | March 31, 2009

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A new contribution to the debate on the evolution of European employment and social models. These models need to adjust to meet new challenges, including globalization, ageing societies, and new governance approaches at national, EU and international level. This book explores these issues through the experiences of nine EU countries.
DOMINIQUE ANXO is full Professor in economics at the Departments of Economics and Statistics, University of Växjö, Sweden JOSEP BANYULS is a Lecturer in Labour Economics and Employment Policy at Valencia University, Spain ISABELLE BERREBI-HOFFMANN is a sociologist and a Researcher at the CNRS, in the Interdisciplinary Laboratory for re...
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Title:European Employment Models in Flux: A Comparison of Institutional Change in Nine European CountriesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:284 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.91 inPublished:March 31, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230223559

ISBN - 13:9780230223554

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Table of Contents

European Employment Models in Flux: Pressures for Change and Prospects for Survival and Revitalisation; G.Bosch, S.Lehndorff & J.Rubery Revisiting the UK Model: From Basket Case to Success Story?; J.Rubery, D.Grimshaw, R.Donnelly & P.Urwin The Swedish Model: Revival after the Turbulent 1990s?; D.Anxo & H.Niklasson From the 'Sick Man' to the 'Overhauled Engine' of Europe? Upheaval in the German Model; S.Lehndorff, Ge.Bosch, T.Haipeter & E.Latniak Institutional Continuity Masking a Creeping Paradigm Shift in the Austrian Social Model?; C.Hermann & J.Flecker Crisis of the Post-transition Hungarian Model; L.Neumann & A.Tóth Capitalizing on Variety: Risks and Opportunities in a New French Social Model; I.Berrebi-Hoffmann, F.Jany-Catrice, M.Lallement & T.Ribault Continuity and Change in the Italian Model; A.Simonazzi, P.Villa, F.Lucidi & P.Naticchioni From a State-led Familistic to a Liberal Partly De-familialized Capitalism: The Difficult Transition of the Greek Model; M.Karamessini The Transformation of the Employment System in Spain: Towards a Mediterranean Neoliberalism?; J.Banyuls, F.Miguélez, A.Recio, E.Cano & R.Lorente

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"The authors of each chapter provide insightful, intelligent analyses of these [employment] models in practice. This volume constitutes a valuable treatment of this subject." --CHOICE