Essays about: "labor market"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 235 essays containing the words labor market.

  1. 1. Overt and covert practices of gender (in)equality at the workplace in Scandinavian companies in Ukraine

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Ane Kristiansen; [2020]
    Keywords : gender inequality; performativity; cross-cultural business; labor market; critical management studies; corporate practices; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Based on ethnographic data, this study sheds light on gender (in)equality in Scandinavian workplaces in Ukraine. More specifically, the study aims to investigate how managers in Scandinavian companies in Ukraine present and legitimize company-practices in relation to gender equality. READ MORE

  2. 2. Why Irregular? Factors Influencing Asylum Seekers in Migrating Irregularly to Sweden

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Abdullah Yahya; [2020]
    Keywords : Decision-making; Irregular Migration; Syrian asylum seekers; Syria; Sweden;

    Abstract : This research explores the causes and incentivizing factors behind the irregular migration of Syrian asylum seekers to Sweden. The study highlights the opinions from 9 Syrian asylum seekers with previous irregular migration experiences to Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Effects of Non-Compete Agreements Enforceability on Entrepreneurship in the United States, 1995-2011

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Yotam Sofer; [2020]
    Keywords : Non-compete agreements; NCA; current population survey; CPS; business dynamics statistics; DBS; Firms starts; start-ups; Silicon-Valley; Route 128; knowledge spillovers; state-year variation; Difference-in-difference; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Restrictions of future employment in the form of non-compete agreements (agreements that restrict an employee from joining, forming, associating, or starting a competing firm) are commonly used in the American labor market. Yet their effects on entrepreneurship is not fully understood. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gender gaps and poverty traps in Mexico's labor markets

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Isaac Lopez Moreno Flores; [2020]
    Keywords : gender gaps; informality; labor force participation; multidimensional poverty; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This research evaluated the existence and magnitude of different gender gap dimensions in the Mexican labor markets using a cross-section database from 2018. We also analyze how narrowing these gender gaps can contribute to reduce poverty levels in Mexico. READ MORE

  5. 5. How can organizations affect the working conditions and work experiences of freelancers: A case study in the Danish publishing industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kjeld Ivar van den Heuvel; Sofie Svendsen Jensen; [2020]
    Keywords : freelancing; cultural industries; organizational studies; publishing; flexicurity; working conditions; working experience; precarity; autonomy; isolation; creativity; recognition; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The working conditions of freelancers are widely debated as the flexibilization of labor markets has resulted in more insecure labor. On one side of the debate, flexibilization of the labor market in the cultural industries is seen as an important driver of economic growth. READ MORE