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Reduction in Working Time

European Communities

Reduction in Working Time

by European Communities

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Published by European Communities / Union (EUR-OP/OOPEC/OPOCE) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labour economics,
  • Office & workplace,
  • Personnel & human resources management,
  • Work & labour,
  • Europe

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12910303M
    ISBN 109282829367
    ISBN 109789282829363

    time, we use the full-time equivalent. For periods prior to 1 April during which you worked part-time, you built up membership during that time at a slower rate than a full time member. Therefore, any reduction in your working hours after 31 March , will not normally affect your. work time that must be paid for by the employer. For example, an employee may voluntarily continue to work at the end of the shift to finish an assigned task or to correct errors. The reason is immaterial. The hours are work time and are compensable. Waiting Time: Whether waiting time is hours worked under the Act depends upon the particularFile Size: 42KB.

    When reducing an employees hours (in this case 40 hours to 32 hours). Would this change the amount of vacation time they are entitled to get for a year? In. Human Resource Blog Where HR Professionals Seek Answers Reducing work hours and vacation time.   No one likes to give bad news, especially to employees. When business is down, it is often necessary to lay people off or reduce hours. These messages are particularly difficult to write in a letter because it may seem that no matter how you state the facts, the recipients will be angry and upset.

    Get this from a library! Working time, employment and production capacity: reorganization/reduction of working time.. [Commission of the European Communities. Directorate-General for Employment, Industrial Relations, and Social Affairs.;].   In a letter to the poet TS Eliot in , he suggested that unemployment could be lowered by the reduction in working time. Indeed for Keynes this was the .


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Book Condition: Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. This book is in good condition but will show signs of previous ownership. Please expect some creasing to the spine and/or minor damage to the cover. Aged book.

Please note this book is over 20 years old. It will therefore have tanned pages, age spots and plenty of shelf wear. The estimation results reveal that shortening work hours induces individuals to exercise regularly and decreases the likelihood of smoking, with more pronounced effects for heavy smokers.

While a work‐hour reduction substantially increases the probability of drinking participation, it does not significantly affect the likelihood of frequent or daily drinking by: 7.

Reduction of working hours reduction of working hours technique amazing life guide SHOW () ISBN: [Japanese Import] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. After decades of incremental reduction in working time, recent years have shown signs of a reversed evolution.

In response, the labour movement has reasserted its historic aim gradually to reduce. The gradual reduction in weekly working hours in the first half of the last century, which culminated in the widespread adoption of the 'standard' working week by the s, was grounded in a concern for health and safety and for the preservation of time outside of paid the last few decades, however, this progressive standardization ofCited by: At the same time, it is clear that there is a great need for large-scale experimentation with organised working time reduction, as the current reduction through the proliferation of part-time work does not guarantee an equal redistribution of work nor does it promote gender equality.

A 1% decrease in working hours could be precipitate a decrease in emissions. (Nässén, J., Larsson, J. ) A 25% reduction in working time could precipitate a reduction of 20% in greenhouse gas emissions. (Nässén, J., Larsson, J.

) A 25% reduction in working hours could lead to a reduction in Ecological Footprint of %File Size: 92KB. Over and again, the reduction of working time is praised as the instrument against unemployment in Europe. While the first round argument appears obvious – less work for some will create more work for others – second round repercussions, such as consequential labor cost increases, put doubt on the validity of the argument.

Working time is a crucial issue for both research and public policy. This book presents the first comprehensive analysis of both paid and unpaid work time, integrating a unique discussion of overwork, underwork, shortening of the working week, and flexible work by: Downloadable.

This mixed-methods study examines factors determining employees' desire to reduce worktime. The results of a binary logit regression model, based on data from the Austrian Microcencussuggest that employees who prefer shorter weekly working hours are older, higher educated and work longer hours in white-collar positions, compared to those who do not wish to change their by: 1.

Reduction in working time: a literature review. [Dominique Taddei; European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions.] -- Summarising national studies from five countries, this volume identifies in existing literature the ways in which reductions in working hours have been implemented, and the results obtained as.

The estimation results reveal that shortening work hours induces individuals to exercise regularly and decreases the likelihood of smoking, with more pronounced effects for heavy smokers.

While a work‐hour reduction substantially increases the probability of drinking participation, it does not significantly affect the likelihood of frequent Cited by: 7. The first benefit of hours reductions is a significant reduction in unemployment.

Maintaining balance in the labour market has always been through reduction in hours of work. This chapter examines the theoretical underpinnings of the effects of work-sharing on employment.

The analysis proceeds as follows: Section is devoted to an analysis of labour demand when the firm chooses the number of jobs and hours. The interactions between employers' choice and workers' choice over hours, employment, and wages are studied in Section Reducing working hours: a general equilibrium analysis Books, 2 2 2 2.

See Fitzgerald () for a discussion of this point. and employment is increased by a reduction of working Author: Terry J. Fitzgerald. To start the letter, announce that your organization will be having a reduction in force in the form of reduced work hours. Then take a sentence or two to explain what “reduced work hours” means, as you will have a few employees who have never heard of that before.

Next, you will want to clarify by how much your employees work will be reduced. Reduce working week to 30 hours, say economists A shorter working week would make us healthier, give us more fulfilling and sustainable lives and be.

ative analysis of working time laws, policies and actual working hours. Despite a century-long optimism about reduced working hours and some progress in legal measures limiting working hours, this book demonstrates that differences in actual working hours between industrialized and develop-File Size: 2MB.

35 hour week: lower incomes and more work; working time reduction in Germany - Wildcat (Germany) Collective working time reduction is being seen by many as an effective instrument to fight the madness of today's capitalism which produces millions of unemployed while forcing those employed to work.

Reduction of working time and employment Pierre Cahuc∗ AndrØ Zylberbergƒ March - Preliminary version Abstract This paper analyzes the consequences of compulsory reductions in working time on employment. The Þrst part of the paper is devoted to the analysis of labor demand when the Þrm chooses the number of jobs and hours.

A reduction in hours in response to an employee claiming a subsidy under the ACA could be considered retaliation. Additionally, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) prohibits, among other things, interfering with a plan participant's attainment of any right provided by a benefit plan.BOOK THREE CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT.

Title I WORKING CONDITIONS AND REST PERIODS. Chapter I HOURS OF WORK. Art. Coverage. The provisions of this Title shall apply to employees in all establishments and undertakings whether for profit or not, but not to government employees, managerial employees, field personnel, members of the family of the employer who are .1.

Introduction. Various authors have argued that working time reduction (WTR), in the broadest sense meaning a reduction in the total levels of paid working time over the life course, could contribute to reducing the environmental impacts of the economy whilst maintaining and improving levels of wellbeing (e.g.

Coote et al.,Hayden,LaJeunesse,Robinson,Schor, ).Cited by: