Is precarious employment more damaging to women's health than men's?

@article{Menndez2007IsPE,
  title={Is precarious employment more damaging to women's health than men's?},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Men{\'e}ndez and Joan Benach and Carles Munta{\~n}er and Marcelo Amable and Patricia O'Campo},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={64 4},
  pages={
          776-81
        }
}
Current global economic trends in both developed and developing countries, including unregulated labor markets, trade competition and technological change, have greatly expanded a complex labor market situation characterised by many employees working under temporary work status, job insecurity, low social protection and low income level. Although the health of women is disproportionately affected by workplace flexibility, this has been largely ignored. The main purpose of this paper is to draw… CONTINUE READING

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