1 edition of Women workers in a precarious employment market found in the catalog.
Women workers in a precarious employment market
|Statement||Ya"ara Buksbaum ... [et al.].|
|LC Classifications||HD6182.2 .B8913 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||118 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||118|
|LC Control Number||2011425288|
Labour market is discriminating against BME workers, says TUC Black and minority ethnic workers are far more likely to be trapped in temporary and insecure work, according to new TUC analysis published today (Friday) at the start of its annual Black Workers :// The concept of precarious work – understood as non-standard employment relationships that deviate from the full-time, stable employment relationship – poses contingent work as the local face of the new global economy that affects all workers. Research on precarious work has relied on available secondary sources and specially designed
Note: This publication was updated in November, Precarious Employment in Canada: An Overview. Recent studies have raised questions about the quality of jobs in Canada. These studies have also highlighted concerns regarding the impact of precarious employment on the well-being of workers and the general :// Ireland: precarious employment in the context of the European employment strategy. O'Connor, Julia S., () France: precariousness, gender and the challenges for labour market
Women & Racialized Workers in Unions Strong Governments, Precarious Workers: Labor Market Policy in the Era of Liberalization by Philip Rathgeb Precarious work, insecure workers: Employment relations in transition. American Sociological Review, 74(1), ?g=&p= Bluntly, most precarious workers are young, black, migrant workers, old or women. The Equalities and Human Rights Commission published a a shameful report last month on discrimination at work. It included the data that BAME (Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic) workers are twice as likely to be precarious as white ://
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About Precarious Work, Women, and the New Economy. Globalisation, the shift from manufacturing to services as a source of employment, and the spread of information-based systems and technologies have given birth to a new economy, which emphasises flexibility in the labour market and in employment Protecting Precarious Workers 8 Precarious Norms for Precarious Workers Sandra Fredman 9 Self-Employment, Women, and Precarious Work: The Scope of Labour Protection Judy Fudge 10 The Regulation of Paid Care Work in the Home in Quebec: From the Hearth to the Global Marketplace Stephanie Bernstein Part Five Old Laws/New Workers 11 The New Face of Understanding "precarious employment" and its links to labour market institutions, industrial and occupational contexts, gender, 'race,' and (dis)ability.
This interdisciplinary volume offers a multifaceted picture of precarious employment and the ways in which its principal features are reinforced or challenged by laws, policies, and labour Women Workers and Precarious Employment in Shenzhen Special Economic Zone, China Article in Gender and Development 12(2) July with Reads How we measure 'reads' It explores how, and to what extent, temporary work is becoming the norm for a diverse group of workers in the labour market, taking gender as the central lens of analysis.\" \"Recent scholarship emphasizes that the nature of work is changing, citing the spread of non-standard forms of employment and the rise in women\'s participation in the After contextualizing employment precarity and its root causes, the authors illustrate how precarious employment is created amongst different populations and describe the accompanying social impacts on racialized immigrant women, those in the non-profit sector, temporary foreign workers and the children of Filipino :// difficult for workers who are in non-traditional employment situations to obtain benefits under Employment Insurance — frequently women and recent immigrants.
As a result, as the frequency of precarious employment increases, the government is making it more difficult for these vulnerable workers to obtain social assistance benefits that were ity associated with precarious work have motivated workers to adopt protec - tive strategies to defend themselves.
Coming after long periods of economic and social development after World War II, the current upsurge in precarious work has raised concerns that hard-won gains by workers Along with globalization, the shift from manufacturing to services as a source of employment, and the spread of information-based systems and technologies have given birth to a new economy which emphasizes flexibility in the labor market and in employment relations.
These changes have led to the erosion of the standard (industrial) employment relationship and an increase in precarious workâ when they lack alternative employment opportunities in the labor market, and when workers experience diminished opportunities to obtain and maintain particular skills.” Leah F.
Vosko, Martha MacDonald and Iain Campbell in their book Gender and the Contours of Precarious Employment, define precarity in operational terms, such as paid work Precarious employment relationships.
Precarious employment relationships; Summary. Globalisation, the shift from manufacturing to services as a source of employment, and the spread of information-based systems and technologies have given birth to a new economy, which emphasises flexibility in the labour market and in employment But this precarious condition has been the experience of most workers throughout capitalism’s history — and where we did get stable employment, it was because we organized.
Uber Eats delivery workers ride bicycles through the Kabukicho entertainment area on Ap in Tokyo, :// "Philip Rathgeb’s book is a highly innovative and thought-provoking study of labor market reform in European countries.
In pointing to the continued role of inclusive trade unions in resisting precarious employment, it is a tremendously important contribution to recent debates about the driving forces of labor market dualization, which will have a significant impact on the field." › Books › Politics & Social Sciences › Politics & Government.
Shifting the focus from workers to hiring agents, Making the Cut explores how key gatekeepers―HR managers, recruiters, and talent acquisition specialists―evaluate workers with nonstandard, mismatched, or precarious employment experience.
Factoring in the social groups to which workers belong―such as their race and gender―David Pedulla › Books › Politics & Social Sciences › Sociology. Precarious employment is particularly salient amongst women (Premji et al. ;Vosko ), racialized workers (Goldring and Joly ;Mirchandani et al.
;Noack and Vosko ;Perry Buchanan, Ruth. "Book Review: Not Just Women's Work: Relocating Gender in Studies of Labour Regulation - Reviews of: Temporary Work: the Gendered Rise of a Precarious Employment Relationship, by Leah F.
Vosko; The Global Construction of Gender: Home Based Work in the Political Economy of the 20th Century, by Elisabeth Prugl."?article=&context=ohlj.
Studies on precarious employment also refer to non-standard work and to vulnerable workers – workers in precarious jobs. Although available statistics are an imperfect measure for precarious employment, the trends and composition effects of these statistics provide important insights into the state and impact of precarious employment on Millions of workers are in “precarious employment” that could be jeopardised by any further deterioration in the economy, government research suggests – with the smallest businesses most / It explores how, and to what extent, 'temporary work' is becoming a norm for a diverse group of workers in the labour market, taking gender as a central lens of analysis.
Recent scholarship emphasizes that the nature of work is changing, citing the spread of non-standard forms of employment and the rise in women's participation in the labour ://?id=jGEsd_4t92sC.
Precarious employment is the term which has been tasked to critique the globalization description on the non-standard type of jobs which are generally paid poorly, unsecured with any insurance policy, unprotected by any workers union thus failing o support the household demands and basic requirements (Mayhew, ).
Instead, in the absence of genuine alternatives, old regulatory models are applied to new labour market realities, leaving the most precarious forms of employment intact. The book places this disjuncture in historical context and focuses on its implications for workers most likely to be at the margins, particularly women and migrants, using Book Review: Strong Governments, Precarious Workers: Labor Market Policy in the Era of Liberalization Mihajla Gavin Work, Employment and Society 0 /Drawing inspiration from a United Way Toronto (UWT) report, Losing Ground: The Persistent Growth of Family Poverty in Canada’s Largest City, the goal of the PEPSO project has been to meet the research need of data on trends in precarious ing inthe PEPSO research project has comprised of two major surveys that were published as reports and a forthcoming book