ERIC Number: EJ665691
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Flexible Firms and Labor Market Segmentation: Effects of Workplace Restructuring on Jobs and Workers.
Kalleberg, Arne L.
Work and Occupations: An International Sociological Journal, v30 n2 p154-75 May 2003
U.S. employers' use of numerical and functional flexibility has created a division between organizational insiders (core) and outsiders (periphery). The latter have nonstandard work arrangements, the consequences of which differ depending on workers' degree of control over skills, autonomy, and transferability. (Contains 39 references.)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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