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Don’t be afraid of the future of work! Werner Eichhorst explains current labor market trends

A new book edited by Werner Eichhorst and Paul Marx looks at Non-Standard Employment in Post-Industrial Labour Markets. Examining the occupational variation within non-standard employment, the book combines case studies and comparative writing to illustrate how and why alternative occupational … Continue reading

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When boundaries dissolve: Opportunities and challenges of the flexible new working world

Interview with Werner Eichhorst, IZA Mr. Eichhorst, to describe the fundamental changes in the world of work, German labor market sociologists have used the term Entgrenzung (i.e. removal of barriers). What does that mean? It refers to a fundamental change in … Continue reading

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