Extreme working hours in Western Europe and North America: A new aspect of polarization

This paper analyzes the trends and root causes of extreme working hours in sixteen Western European countries, Canada, and the United States between 1970 and 2010. Earlier literature has revealed increasing trends in extreme working hours in the United States and recognized the negative repercussion...

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Volume: 649
Main Author: Burger, Anna S
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Luxembourg Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) 2015
published in: LIS Working Paper Series Vol. 649
Data of publication: 2015
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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