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Labor economics

Government Against Itself: How Public Employee Unions Weaken America's Government and Economy

ISBN : 9780199990740

Price(incl.tax): 
¥4,796
Author: 
Daniel DiSalvo
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 236 mm
Pub date
Jan 2015
As workers in the private sector struggle with stagnant wages, disappearing benefits, and retirement ages that are moving further and further out onto the horizon, unionized gym teachers and lifeguard ... Read more

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Graduate Work: Skills, Credentials, Careers, and Labour Markets

ISBN : 9780198744481

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¥12,067
Author: 
Gerbrand Tholen
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
The expansion of Higher Education has been one of the most important changes to affect Western labour markets. More than a third of all British workers are now degree holders. The graduate labour mar ... Read more

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Happiness, Growth, and the Life Cycle

ISBN : 9780199597093

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¥12,892
Author: 
Richard A. Easterlin; Holger Hinte; Klaus F. Zimmerman
Pages
300 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
159 x 223 mm
Pub date
Nov 2010
Series
IZA Prize in Labor Economics
The second in a series of books published with the IZA, this volume presents Richard Easterlin's outstanding research on the analysis of subjective well-being, and on the relationship between demograp ... Read more

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Heartland Blues: Labor Rights in the Industrial Midwest

ISBN : 9780190917036

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¥6,853
Author: 
Marc Dixon
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2021
The Midwest experienced an upheaval over labor rights beginning in the winter of 2011. For most commentators, the fallout in the Midwest and unions' weak showing in the 2016 presidential election a fe ... Read more

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Honours versus Money: The Economics of Awards

ISBN : 9780198798507

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¥6,138
Author: 
Bruno Frey; Jana Gallus
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Aug 2017
Honours fulfil one of the most fundamental desires of human beings, namely, to be recognised and held in esteem by others. There are thousands of awards in all areas of society: the state, arts and me ... Read more

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Humans as a Service: The Promise and Perils of Work in the Gig Economy

ISBN : 9780198797029

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¥3,476
Author: 
Jeremias Prassl
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jul 2019
WHAT IF YOUR BOSS WAS AN ALGORITHM? The gig economy promises to revolutionise work as we know it, offering flexibility and independence instead of 9-to-5 drudgery. The potential benefits are enormous: ... Read more

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Imagining Women's Careers

ISBN : 9780199697199

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¥14,113
Author: 
Laurie Cohen
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 223 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
It is over twenty years since scholars began to question the adequacy of the extant career theory for illuminating women's lives. Since then the literature has developed apace. This book contributes ... Read more

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Inclusive Dualism: Labour-intensive Development, Decent Work, and Surplus Labour in Southern Africa

ISBN : 9780198841463

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¥11,462
Author: 
Nicoli Nattrass; Jeremy Seekings
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
May 2019
W. Arthur Lewis, the founding father of development economics, proposed a dualist model of economic development in which 'surplus' (predominantly under-employed) labour shifted from lower to higher pr ... Read more

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India Employment Report 2016: Challenges and the Imperative of Manufacturing-Led Growth

ISBN : 9780199472574

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¥6,754
Author: 
Ajit Kumar Ghose
Pages
216 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
219 x 276 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
What is the nature of the employment problem that India faces? What kind of economic growth is required to address it? As India posits itself as one of the fastest growing major economies in the world ... Read more

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Inside the Firm: Contributions to Personnel Economics

ISBN : 9780198779964

Price(incl.tax): 
¥8,074
Author: 
Edward P. Lazear; Steffen Altmann; Klaus F. Zimmermann
Pages
560 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jun 2016
Series
IZA Prize in Labor Economics
How should firms select their employees? How should they design their compensation schemes such that employees are motivated to work hard? How do the performance and compensation of teammates influenc ... Read more

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