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Work Organisation and Innovation

Eurofound has recently published “Work organisation and innovation” by Annette Cox, Catherine Rickard and Penny Tamkin. Innovations in work organisation have the potential to optimise production processes in companies and improve employees’ overall experience of work. This report explores the links between innovations in work organisation – under the broader label of high performance work …
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Part-time work in Europe

The European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (EUROFOUND) has just launched the report, “Part-time Work in the European Union”. The study reveals that part-time employment has been increasing in Europe for the past two decades. The study is an attempt to bring together the results of two European-wide surveys to provide …
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Self-employed Workers: Industrial Relations and Working Conditions

The European Industrial Relations Observatory (EIRO) and the European Working Conditions Observatory (EWCO) of the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound) have published the report, “Self-employed Workers: Industrial Relations and Working Conditions in the European Union”. The study presents an overview of industrial relations and employment and working conditions of …
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Addressing the gender pay gap

The European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound) has published the report, “Addressing the Gender Pay Gap: Government and Social Partner Actions.” The study draws on quantitative and qualitative research to give an overview of the current situation regarding gender pay across the EU Member States. In Europe, women on average …
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European Company Survey 2009

The European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (EUROFOUND) has published the European Company Survey 2009 on flexibility practices and social dialogue. The ECS 2009 was carried out across the 27 EU Member States and in the candidate countries. In more than 27,000 private and public sector establishments with 10 or more …
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