Please find below the latest reports that have been posted on the Flex Work Research website: http://www.flexworkresearch.org:
Part-time unemployment and optimal employment insurance. (S. Ek & B. Holmlund).
A significant fraction of the labor force consists of employed workers who are part-time unemployed (underemployed) in the… read more.
Push or Pull? Drivers of Female Labor Force Participation during India’s Economic Boom. (S. Klasen & J. Pieters).
In the past twenty years, India’s economy has grown at increasing rates and now belongs to the fastest-growing economies in… read more.
Part-Time Work, Fixed-Term Contracts, and the Returns to Experience. (D. Fernández-Kranz, M. Paul & N. Rodríguez-Planas).
Using data from Spanish Social Security records, we investigate the returns to experience in different flexible work… read more.
A re-examination of flexible employment practices in Japan. (J. MacVaugha & J. Evans).
This article re-examines commonly held perspectives on flexible employment practices used in Japanese organisations. Recent… read more.
Managing lean capabilities through flexible workforce development: a process and framework. (Kim Hua Tana, Paul Denton, Rosalind Rae & Leanne Chung).
Many firms today are employing temporary contractual workers in order to help them to stay lean and flexible. The benefit… read more.