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Women and European employment

Author: Jill Rubery
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1998.
Series: Routledge frontiers of political economy, 16.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the first comprehensive and up-to-date study of the contribution of women and men to changing European economic activity patterns covering all fifteen member states. Based on the work of the European Commission's network of experts on women's employment, it draws on both national and European data sources. The book links trends in the structures of employment with new comparative data on the role of systems  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Women and European employment.
London ; New York : Routledge, 1998
(DLC) 97006093
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jill Rubery
ISBN: 0203978269 9780203978269
OCLC Number: 252969876
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 351 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of figures, boxes and tables; acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 The female contribution to the evolution of the European employment rate; 2.1 Trends in the European employment rate; 2.2 Reconsidering current definitions of economic activity; 3 Women's employment rates and structural and regional change; 3.1 Regional patterns of change in economic activity by gender; 3.2 Impact of segregation by industry, occupation and employment contract; 4 Unemployment, gender and labour market organisation. 4.1 Gender differences in unemployment rates4.2 Flows into and out of unemployment, employment and inactivity; 4.3 Risk of unemployment, according to domestic responsibilities and education and training; 4.4 Conclusions: the impact of labour market organisation on women's risk of unemployment; 5 State policies and women's employment and unemployment rates; 5.1 Unemployment and unemployment benefits; 5.2 Non-wage labour costs; 5.3 Active labour market policies; 5.4 State policies towards atypical and flexible employment; 5.5 Wage policy. 5.6 Mainstreaming gender issues in labour market policy debates6 Household organisation, state policy and women's employment rates; 6.1 Women's waged and unpaid contribution to household well-being; 6.2 The influence of welfare state regimes on women's household and labour market roles; 6.3 Taxation on earned income and women's employment; 6.4 Recent developments in state support for childcare; 6.5. Women's employment patterns and their access to social security; 6.6 Summary; 7 The New Member States; 7.1 The female contribution to the evolution of the European employment rate. 7.2 Women's employment rates and structural and regional change7.3 Unemployment, gender and labour market organisation; 7.4 State policies and women's employment and unemployment rates; 7.5 Household organisation, state policies and women's employment rates; 7.6 Summary; 8 Conclusions; 8.1 Convergence or divergence in the gender order in Europe?; 8.2 Gender segregation and women's employment: a form of protection for female employment growth?; 8.3 Mainstreaming gender into labour market and welfare policy; Appendices; Notes; References; Index.
Series Title: Routledge frontiers of political economy, 16.
Responsibility: Jill Rubery [and others].

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