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    The recent movement towards a four-day working week

    Gomes, Pedro The recent movement towards a four-day working week. In: Goulart, P. and Ramos, R. and Ferrittu, G. (eds.) Global Labour in Distress, Volume II: Earnings, (In)decent Work and Institutions. Palgrave Readers in Economics. Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 9783030892647.

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    discuss the wider benefits of a four-day working week for the economy, emphasising the positive effects on the aggregate demand, aggregate supply, labour market, and in the domain of political economy. I then discuss the various ways in which firms could adjust to a shorter working week, to minimize the disruption to the economy of its implementation.


    Item Type: Book Section
    Additional Information: Series ISSN: 2662-6454. This extract is taken from the author's original manuscript and has not been edited. The definitive, published, version of record is available at the link above.
    Keyword(s) / Subject(s): Four-day working week, Shorter working week, Labour law
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Business and Law > Birkbeck Business School
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 10 Jan 2022 16:49
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2023 18:15


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