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Hanging in, but only just: part-time employment and in-work poverty throughout the crisis

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The crisis has deepened pre-existing concerns regarding low-wage and non-standard employment. Countries where unemployment increased most strongly during the crisis period also saw part-time employment increasing, particularly involuntary part-time work. With involuntary part-time workers, as a particular group of underemployed, facing especially high poverty rates, this was accompanied by an increase, on average, in the poverty risk associated with working part-time. However, this was not re...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s40174-016-0053-6

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Social Policy & Intervention
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Publisher:
SpringerOpen
Journal:
IZA Journal of European Labor Studies More from this journal
Volume:
5
Issue:
5
Pages:
19
Publication date:
2016-03-10
Acceptance date:
2016-01-05
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2193-9012
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pubs:642036
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uuid:6d745bb7-1979-4fc8-9b5e-c9f19e88f982
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pubs:642036
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2016-09-20

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