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The Hassle of Housework: : Digitalisation and the Commodification of Domestic Labour
This article revisits materialist second wave feminist debates about domestic labour in the context of digitalisation. Using a differentiated typology of labour it looks at how the tasks involved in housework have undergone ...
The Platformisation Of Work In Europe: Highlights from research in 13 European countries
(Foundation for European Progressive Studies, 2019-07-09)
The Platformisation Of Work In Europe: Results from research in 13 European countries
(Foundation for European Progressive Studies, 2019-07)
Online, on call: : the spread of digitally-organised just-in-time working and its implications for standard employment models
This article questions whether the dominant policy discourse, in which a normative model of standard employment is counterposed to ‘non-standard’ or ‘atypical’ employment, enables us to capture the diversity of fluid labour ...
Work in the European Gig Economy : Research Results from the UK, Sweden, Germany, Austria, The Netherlands, Switzerland and Italy
(Foundation for European Progressive Studies, 2017-11)
Crowd Work in Europe : Preliminary results from a survey in the UK, Sweden, Germany, Austria and the Netherlands
(Foundation for European Progressive Studies, 2016-12-02)
Saints and sinners : lessons about work from daytime TV
This article looks at the messages given by factual TV programmes to audiences about work, and, in particular, the models of working behaviour that have been presented to them during the period following the 2007-8 financial ...
The containment of labour in accelerated global supply chains : the case of Piraeus Port
This article presents a case study of the sale of two of the three piers at the formerly state-owned container port of Piraeus, in Greece to a Chinese company, COSCO, formng a crucial hub in the transit of goods to European ...