Tag Archives: Restructuring

Restructuring Trends: 2018 in Review

Eurofound’s European Restructuring Monitor (ERM) is a unique EU-wide dataset on larger-scale restructuring events, which monitors the announced employment effects of restructuring in the EU28 and Norway. Using reports from selected media titles, the ERM is updated on a daily basis. This report gives an overview of key trends in restructuring in 2018, detailing the …
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The Future of Manufacturing in Europe

The pilot project The Future of Manufacturing in Europe is an explorative and future-oriented study. It explores the future adoption of some key game-changing technologies and how this adoption can be promoted, even regionally. The analysis of implications for working life focuses primarily on tasks and skills, not only at the white-collar, tertiary-education level, but …
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ERM Report 2018: Impact of Restructuring on Working Conditions

Using data from the sixth European Working Conditions Survey (EWCS), carried out in 2015, the ERM report 2018 examines how workplace factors may influence the relationship between restructuring (with job losses) and the outcomes for employees. It also reviews policy and academic research on good practice in restructuring. The findings are then distilled into a …
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Europe’s Competitiveness

Roland Berger Strategy Consultants has just published the “International Restructuring Study 2013,” entitled “Europe’s competitiveness.” According to the survey Europe’s economy is in the doldrums. Yet companies are still looking to the future with a positive mindset. 76% of survey respondents expect a return to robust economic growth in 2015. But the prospects for European …
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After restructuring. ERM Report 2012.

Eurofound launches its 2012 Report from the European Restructuring Monitor (ERM): “After restructuring: labour markets, working conditions and life satisfaction”. The new EU-wide restructuring report reveals wide variations in consequences across country, sector and employees. High levels of restructuring activities across the European Union have resulted in five million fewer jobs in 2012 compared to …
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European Restructuring Monitor Quarterly – Summer 2010

The European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions has just launched the second issue for 2010 of its European Restructuring Monitor Quarterly. The report reveals that Europe continues to show signs of a tentative recovery, with marginally positive growth and other economic indicators stabilizing. There are, however, ongoing concerns over the levels …
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Restructuring activity in Europe

Eurofound has just published the European Restructuring Monitor (ERM) for the first quarter 2010. The report highlights that although restructuring activity in Europe has declined, job losses still outweigh job gains. The number of announced job losses totalled approximately 80,000, which is in stark contrast to the addition of only 30,000 new jobs. Meanwhile, the …
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European Restructuring Monitor Quarterly – summer 2009

The European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions has just launched its second issue for 2009 of the European Restructuring Monitor Quarterly. The report reveals that the Euro area remains “deep in recession mode”: unemployment is rising in all Member States, inflation is negative and government finances are stretched. However, there are …
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