OECD Employment Outlook 2002 Taking the Measure of Temporary Employment
Temporary employment has grown in a number of OECD countries during the past two decades and this growth has raised concerns that temporary jobs may be crowding out more stable forms of employment, becoming an additional source of insecurity for workers and increasing labour market dualism between workers finding stable career jobs and those failing to do so. This chapter sheds light on these issues by assembling harmonised data on temporary employment in OECD countries.
Page Count: 62
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: 2002-07-01