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Flexible labour?

Kevin Doogan

Flexible labour?

employment and training in new service industries : the case of retailing

by Kevin Doogan

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Published by SAUS Publications in Bristol .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKevin Doogan.
SeriesWorking paper / University of Bristol. School for Advanced Urban Studies -- 105, Working paper (University of Bristol. School for Advanced Urban Studies) -- 105.
ContributionsUniversity of Bristol. School for Advanced Urban Studies.
The Physical Object
Pagination[iv],44 p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21751789M
ISBN 101873575289
OCLC/WorldCa643147492

Flexible production dramatically reduced the demand for unskilled labor. Flexible production requires numerate and literate workers, capable of a high degree of self-direction. As a consequence, the number of unskilled industrial workers in the developed world has been falling for nearly thirty years. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Casey, Bernard. Employers' use of flexible labour. London: Policy Studies Institute, (OCoLC)

  Labor market flexibility refers to firms' ability under a jurisdiction's laws and regulations to make decisions regarding employees's hiring, firing, hours and working : Will Kenton. Recommended Resources NEIS are the only ANSI-approved performance and workmanship industry standards for electrical construction. NEIS are used by construction owners, specifiers and contractors to clearly illustrate the performance and workmanship standards essential .

This sample Flexible Labor Research Paper is published for educational and informational purposes only. Free research papers are not written by our writers, they are contributed by users, so we are not responsible for the content of this free sample paper. If you want to buy a high quality research paper on any topic at affordable price please use custom research paper writing services. Flexible Labor Flexible labor: restructuring the American work force Trends in employment, occupations, output, and input provide evidence that firms have increased their purchases of services relative to directly hiring labor Angela Clinton M any businesses are redefining the structure of their firms by moving to-ward flexible staffing. In.


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Labour regulation is a controversial issue. It is widelyFile Size: 1MB. High labour turnover leads to high costs of training workers. Very flexible labour markets where workers don’t feel secure in their job may lead to lower motivation and lower productivity.

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