Essays about: "temporary employment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the words temporary employment.

  1. 1. Investigating the Social

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Staffan Edling; [2018]
    Keywords : Trade unions; political organisations; political ontology; actor-network theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The major trade unions in Sweden have departments of investigation that gather information and write reports on issues relating to their members. This thesis is an examination of how one such trade union, Kommunal, has investigated the issue of temporary and precarious employment over the last several years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Perception of Destructive Leadership and Well-Being Among Guest Workers in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Anna Alexandersson; [2018]
    Keywords : destructive leadership; well-being; cultural differences; guest workers; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This paper investigates differences in perception of leadership and well-being between guest workers and native workers in Sweden. Guest workers are individuals who take up temporary employment in a foreign country. READ MORE

  3. 3. Coping with technology heritage A case study of a large telecommunications organization

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Marcus Micski Johansson; Jonathan Sundqvist; [2017-09-14]
    Keywords : Technology heritage; Technology debt; Coping strategy; Path dependency; Installed base; Institutional logic; Telecommunication; Manager;

    Abstract : Den fortsatta digitaliseringen av samhället gör att teknik används i tidigare icke-digitala sammanhang. Digitaliseringen har resulterat i nya möjligheter för organisationer att exploatera och explorera. För organisationer spelar tekniken en möjliggörande roll för att kunna explorera nya möjligheter. READ MORE

  4. 4. JOB INSECURITY AND GENERALIZED TRUST The role of labour market policies and institutions in mitigating or exacerbating the effects of job insecurity on generalized trust

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Gabriel Hamidi; [2017-07-07]
    Keywords : Insider Outsiders; Generalized trust; Social cohesion; Labour market policies and institutions; Job Insecurity;

    Abstract : The labour market in Europe har for decades now seen a radical shift from traditional full-time labour with unlimited contracts to a new flexible labour market designed to the economy of today, with temporary employment and employment contracts of limited duration with lesser security than the traditional ones. This development has coined the term insiders and outsiders which by all means have different labour market situations. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of labor market insecurity on mental health among immigrants in Europe

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Isak Ahlinder; [2017]
    Keywords : Labor market insecurity; insecure employment; mental health; depression; immigration; temporary employment; informal employment; unemployment;

    Abstract : The impact of labor market insecurity on immigrants’ mental health is understudied. This current study investigated whether labor market insecurity, as measured by different employment arrangements, has detrimental impact on immigrants’ depression, and if so, how it compares to the role of unemployment. READ MORE