Unsustainable employment portfoliosCitation formats

  • External authors:
  • John Buchanan
  • Gary Dymski
  • Sukhdev Johal
  • Adam Leaver

Standard

Unsustainable employment portfolios. / Buchanan, John; Dymski, Gary; Froud, Julie; Johal, Sukhdev; Leaver, Adam; Williams, Karel.

In: Work, Employment and Society, Vol. 27, No. 3, 06.2013, p. 396-413.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Harvard

Buchanan, J, Dymski, G, Froud, J, Johal, S, Leaver, A & Williams, K 2013, 'Unsustainable employment portfolios', Work, Employment and Society, vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 396-413. https://doi.org/10.1177/0950017013479829

APA

Buchanan, J., Dymski, G., Froud, J., Johal, S., Leaver, A., & Williams, K. (2013). Unsustainable employment portfolios. Work, Employment and Society, 27(3), 396-413. https://doi.org/10.1177/0950017013479829

Vancouver

Buchanan J, Dymski G, Froud J, Johal S, Leaver A, Williams K. Unsustainable employment portfolios. Work, Employment and Society. 2013 Jun;27(3):396-413. https://doi.org/10.1177/0950017013479829

Author

Buchanan, John ; Dymski, Gary ; Froud, Julie ; Johal, Sukhdev ; Leaver, Adam ; Williams, Karel. / Unsustainable employment portfolios. In: Work, Employment and Society. 2013 ; Vol. 27, No. 3. pp. 396-413.

Bibtex

@article{5ceab4a56f1043e5abbaf214aa88e1d8,
title = "Unsustainable employment portfolios",
abstract = "This Debates and Controversies contribution introduces the notion of an employment portfolio to explore how economies create combinations of employment. It is not simply the number of jobs but the factor share distributed to labour and the sectoral mix and composition that matter. Three case studies of employment portfolio (Australia, California and the UK) are used to show how previous attempts at structural reform failed to deliver sustainable employment, even though economies need to offer a portfolio of jobs as a hedge against an uncertain future. The article argues that new ideas and non-standard policies are required to help create employment of sufficient quality and quantity in the current difficult conditions. {\textcopyright} The Author(s) 2013.",
keywords = "distribution of employment, employment portfolios, labour factor share, structural reform, sustainable employment growth",
author = "John Buchanan and Gary Dymski and Julie Froud and Sukhdev Johal and Adam Leaver and Karel Williams",
year = "2013",
month = jun,
doi = "10.1177/0950017013479829",
language = "English",
volume = "27",
pages = "396--413",
journal = "Work, Employment & Society",
issn = "0950-0170",
publisher = "Sage Publications Ltd",
number = "3",

}

RIS

TY - JOUR

T1 - Unsustainable employment portfolios

AU - Buchanan, John

AU - Dymski, Gary

AU - Froud, Julie

AU - Johal, Sukhdev

AU - Leaver, Adam

AU - Williams, Karel

PY - 2013/6

Y1 - 2013/6

N2 - This Debates and Controversies contribution introduces the notion of an employment portfolio to explore how economies create combinations of employment. It is not simply the number of jobs but the factor share distributed to labour and the sectoral mix and composition that matter. Three case studies of employment portfolio (Australia, California and the UK) are used to show how previous attempts at structural reform failed to deliver sustainable employment, even though economies need to offer a portfolio of jobs as a hedge against an uncertain future. The article argues that new ideas and non-standard policies are required to help create employment of sufficient quality and quantity in the current difficult conditions. © The Author(s) 2013.

AB - This Debates and Controversies contribution introduces the notion of an employment portfolio to explore how economies create combinations of employment. It is not simply the number of jobs but the factor share distributed to labour and the sectoral mix and composition that matter. Three case studies of employment portfolio (Australia, California and the UK) are used to show how previous attempts at structural reform failed to deliver sustainable employment, even though economies need to offer a portfolio of jobs as a hedge against an uncertain future. The article argues that new ideas and non-standard policies are required to help create employment of sufficient quality and quantity in the current difficult conditions. © The Author(s) 2013.

KW - distribution of employment

KW - employment portfolios

KW - labour factor share

KW - structural reform

KW - sustainable employment growth

U2 - 10.1177/0950017013479829

DO - 10.1177/0950017013479829

M3 - Article

VL - 27

SP - 396

EP - 413

JO - Work, Employment & Society

JF - Work, Employment & Society

SN - 0950-0170

IS - 3

ER -