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Gender, Jobs and Working Conditions in the European Union.
OFFICE FOR OFFICIAL PUBLICATIONS OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES L-2985 Luxembourg G eder, Jbs nd W oking C onitions in he Eupean U nion The growing proportion of women in employment in recent decadesExpand
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Working-time preferences and work–life balance in the EU: some policy considerations for enhancing the quality of life
This article presents evidence about the number of hours that men and women would prefer to work, and their assessments of the degree of compatibility between their work schedules and their familyExpand
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Individual Working-time Adjustments between Full-time and Part-time Working in European Firms
We draw on Sen's capabilities approach to advance the debate about choice and constraint in relation to part-time work. We argue that it is important to go beyond a state-level comparison and focusExpand
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Working conditions in the European Union: the gender perspective
Following the 2005 survey, Eurofound carried out further in-depth analysis of its findings on key themes relating to working conditions in the EU. The similarities and differences in men?s andExpand
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Surviving Post-Communism: Young People in the Former Soviet Union
After communism jobs and career routes education and life chances family transitions and gender divisions leisure and lifestyles politics precarious transitions. Appendices: researching young peopleExpand
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WHERE AND WHY IS PART-TIME WORK GROWING IN EUROPE?
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Part-time work in European Companies: Establishment Survey on Working Time 2004-2005
This report reveals how widespread part-time employment has become as a working arrangement in many parts of Europe. It looks at the national policies influencing part-time employment and theExpand
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Gender, Employment and Working Time Preferences in Europe
This report looks at the role played by gender in determining labour market participation It shows how women's and men's employment preferences are related to the kinds of jobs they do, as well as toExpand
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Part-time work in European companies
This report reveals how widespread part-time employment has become as a working arrangement in many parts of Europe. It looks at the national policies influencing part-time employment and theExpand
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