No security: a meta-analysis and review of job insecurity and its consequences.

  title={No security: a meta-analysis and review of job insecurity and its consequences.},
  author={Magnus Sverke and Johnny Hellgren and Katharina N{\"a}swall},
  journal={Journal of occupational health psychology},
  volume={7 3},
Meta-analytic techniques were used to estimate how job insecurity relates to its postulated outcomes. Consistent with the conceptual framework, the results indicate that job insecurity has detrimental consequences for employees' job attitudes, organizational attitudes, health, and, to some extent, their behavioral relationship with the organization. Moderator analyses suggest that these relationships may be underestimated in studies relying on single-item measures of job insecurity and that the… CONTINUE READING
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