Essays about: "Older workers"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the words Older workers.

  1. 1. The impact of working conditions on employers' labour demand of older workers : A cross-sectional study on the Swedish labour market

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Louis Sirugue; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The objective of this essay is to identify the different implications that hard and demanding working conditions may have on firms’ labour demand of older workers. The theoretical framework developed in this study is based on Lazear’s deferred compensation theory and adapted for the purpose of the research question to take into consideration the impact of workplaces’ characteristics. READ MORE

  2. 2. Employers’ Perception of Older Workers and Labour Demand

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Olof Thorstensson; [2017]
    Keywords : Employer perceptions; older workers; labour demand;

    Abstract : With the ageing population in Sweden and the need for more working hours among older workers as background, this essay analyses labour demand for older workers. More precisely it tries to find a connection in employer perceptions of certain character traits for older contra younger workers and the propensity to hire older workers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Comparison between UFT and LeanFT

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Högskoleingenjörsutbildning i datateknik

    Author : Zohal Turial; Viktoria Andersson; [2017]
    Keywords : uft; leanft; gui testing; continuous integration; bdd; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This thesis was an investigation to survey how the new automated testing tool LeanFT compared to the older tool UFT. The thesis was an exploration into the tool LeanFT, examining how well LeanFT performed with GUI testing, what features the tool offered and how usable it was for a tester of software. READ MORE

  4. 4. Estimating Okun’s law in Sweden : Effects of gender and age

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Roma Goussakov; Valde Stjernström; [2017]
    Keywords : Okun’s law; Okun’s coefficient; unemployment; GDP potential; NAIRU; Okuns lag; Okuns koefficient; arbetslöshet; BNP potential; NAIRU;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate whether Okun’s law is valid within Sweden. Furthermore, we are also interested in studying how it varies with different genders and age groups. Quarterly data on GDP and unemployment between the years 1980 to 2015 is used. READ MORE

  5. 5. Work factors, welfare regimes and health - The effects of psychosocial work factors on the health of older European workers and the impact of different welfare regimes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Anders Güettler; [2016]
    Keywords : Demand-Control Model; Effort-Reward-Imbalance Model; welfare regimes; logistic regression analysis; Business and Economics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Abstract: The Demand-Control Model and the Effort-Reward-Imbalance Model are two models of occupational health that connects psychosocial work factors to health. Related research has often focused on small and homogenous samples and has rarely taken into account the eventual intermediating effect of different welfare regimes. READ MORE