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Annual Review of Working Life 2018

This Eurofound report – the latest in an annual series – describes the main developments in industrial relations and the regulations affecting working conditions at EU level and in the EU Member States and Norway during 2018. Based on data from the Network of Eurofound Correspondents, it presents information related to national social dialogue actors …
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Working time patterns for sustainable work

Eurofound has just published the Working time patterns for sustainable work report. Working time is a recurrent topic of study because the nature of work, its content, the conditions under which it is performed and the labour market itself keep changing. This report provides an overview of the recent evolution of working time duration and …
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Working Time Developments in the 21st Century

Eurofound has just published the report “Working Time Developments in the 21st Century: Work duration and its regulation in the EU.” The study examines the main trends and milestones characterizing the evolution of the most important aspects of collectively agreed working time in the European Union during the first decade of the 21st century. The …
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Developments in collectively agreed working time 2013

Eurofound has just published a report on working time developments in Europe, “Developments in collectively agreed working time 2013.” According to the study the average collectively agreed weekly working time in the European Union stood at 38.1 hours in 2013. The working week was on average 30 minutes shorter in the pre-2004 EU15 countries and …
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Differences in Working Time Remain Large Across Europe

Eurofound has just published its latest Annual Working Time update. According to the report, the average collectively agreed weekly working time in the European Union, including Croatia, stood at 38.1 hours in 2012, the same as for the EU27 in 2011. The working week was on average 30 minutes shorter in the pre-2004 EU15 countries …
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European workers spend more time at work

Eurofound has just published its annual update on working time developments in the European Union 2010: “Working time developments 2010”. According to it, the actual working week of full-time employees was longer than the average normal collectively agreed working week in almost all EU Member States in 2010. This effectively reverses the trend, visible since …
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Working Time Developments – 2009

The European Industrial Relations Observatory (EIRO) of the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound) recently published the study, “Working time developments – 2009”. This annual report provides an overview of a number of aspects of the duration of working time in the European Union and Norway, including statutory working time …
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