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Regulating flexibility : the political economy of employment standards

Author: Mark P Thomas
Publisher: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2009
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With a focus on the role of neoliberal labour market policies in promoting 'flexible' employment standards legislation - particularly in the areas of minimum wages and working time, the author argues  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Thomas, Mark P. (Mark Preston), 1969-
Regulating flexibility.
Montreal ; Ithaca, NY : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2009
(DLC) 2009499201
(OCoLC)352753648
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark P Thomas
ISBN: 9780773576766 0773576762
OCLC Number: 713186579
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 248 pages)
Contents: "Labour flexibility" and the political economy of employment standards --
The origins of flexible employment standards --
Recessions, reforms, and labour market transformation, 1970s-1990s --
Back to the sixty-hour work week : flexible employment standards for the "new economy" --
Working for better standards? Labour market regulation in a global economy.
Responsibility: Mark P. Thomas.
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Thomas has made a significant contribution with Regulating Flexibility. It is a must read for any one interested in the neoliberalization of labour policy. Equally important is the skilful way Thomas Read more...

 
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