Youth Labor in Transition: Inequalities, Mobility, and Policies in Europe
Youth Labor in Transition: Inequalities, Mobility, and Policies in Europe

Youth Labor in Transition: Inequalities, Mobility, and Policies in Europe


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ISBN-13: 9780190864798
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 12/18/2018
Series: International Policy Exchange Series
Pages: 736
Product dimensions: 9.20(w) x 6.30(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Jacqueline O'Reilly, DPhil, is Professor at the University of Sussex Business School, UK; Chair of the Editorial Board for Work, Employment and Society; and member of the Executive Council of the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics.

Janine Leschke, PhD, is Professor with special responsibilities at the Department of International Economics, Government and Business at Copenhagen Business School, Denmark.

Renate Ortlieb, PhD, is Professor of Human Resource Management and Head of the Department of Human Resource Management at the University of Graz, Austria. She is Editor-in-Chief of the German Journal of Human Resource Management.

Martin Seeleib-Kaiser, PhD, is Professor of Comparative Public Policy in the Institute of Political Science at Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany.

Paola Villa, PhD, is Professor of Applied Economics in the Department of Economics and Management at the University of Trento, Italy.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Comparing Youth Transitions in Europe: Joblessness, Insecurity, Institutions, and Inequality
Jacqueline O'Reilly, Janine Leschke, Renate Ortlieb, Martin Seeleib-Kaiser, and Paola Villa


Chapter 2: Where Do Young People Work?
Raffaele Grotti, Helen Russell, and Jacqueline O'Reilly

Chapter 3: How Does the Performance of School-To-Work Transition Regimes Vary in the European Union?
Kari P. Hadjivassiliou, Arianna Tassinari, Werner Eichhorst, and Florian Wozny

Chapter 4: Stressed Economies, Distressed Policies, and Distraught Young People: European Policies and Outcomes from a Youth Perspective
Mark Smith, Janine Leschke, Helen Russell, and Paola Villa

Chapter 5: Labor Market Flexibility and Income Security: Changes for European Youth During the Great Recession
Janine Leschke and Mairéad Finn

Chapter 6: Policy Transfer and Innovation for Building Resilient Bridges to the Youth Labor Market
Maria Petmesidou and María González Menéndez


Chapter 7: Youth Labor Flows Differ from Those of Older Workers?
Vladislav Flek, Martin Hála, and Martina Mysíková

Chapter 8: How Can Young People's Employment Quality Be Assessed Dynamically?
Gabriella Berloffa, Eleonora Matteazzi, Gabriele Mazzolini, Alina Sandor, and Paola Villa

Chapter 9: Youth Transitions and Job Quality: How Long Should They Wait and What Difference Does the Family Make?
Marianna Filandri, Tiziana Nazio, and Jacqueline O'Reilly

Chapter 10: The Worklessness Legacy: Do Working Mothers Make a Difference?
Gabriella Berloffa, Eleonora Matteazzi, and Paola Villa

Chapter 11: Stuck in the Parental Nest? The Effect of the Economic Crisis on Young Europeans' Living Arrangements
Fernanda Mazzotta and Lavinia Parisi

Chapter 12: Income Sharing and Spending Decisions of Young People Living with Their Parents
Márton Medgyesi and Ildikó Nagy


Chapter 13: What Happens to Young People Who Move Country to Find Work?
Mehtap Akgüç and Miroslav Beblavý

Chapter 14: Europe's Promise for Jobs? Labor Market Integration of Young EU Migrant Citizens in Germany and the United Kingdom
Thees Spreckelsen, Janine Leschke, and Martin Seeleib-Kaiser

Chapter 15: How Do Labor Market Intermediaries Help Young Eastern Europeans Find Work?
Renate Ortlieb and Silvana Weiss

Chapter 16: What Are the Employment Prospects for Young Estonian and Slovak Return Migrants?
Jaan Masso, Lucia Mýtna Kureková, Maryna Tverdostup, and Zuzana Zilincíková


Chapter 17: Origins and Future of the Concept of NEETs in the European Policy Agenda
Massimiliano Mascherini

Chapter 18: Overeducation in Europe: Is There Scope for a Common Policy Approach?
Seamus McGuinness, Adele Bergin, and Adele Whelan

Chapter 19: Do Scarring Effects Vary by Ethnicity and Gender?
Carolina V. Zuccotti and Jacqueline O'Reilly

Chapter 20: Do Business Start-Ups Create High-Quality Jobs for Young People?
Renate Ortlieb, Maura Sheehan, and Jaan Masso

Chapter 21: Are the Work Values of the Younger Generations Changing?
Gábor Hajdu and Endre Sik

Chapter 22: How Can Trade Unions in Europe Connect with Young Workers?
Kurt Vandaele

Chapter 23: Integrating Perspectives on Youth Labor in Transition: Economic Production, Social Reproduction, and Policy Learning
Jacqueline O'Reilly, Janine Leschke, Renate Ortlieb, Martin Seeleib-Kaiser, and Paola Villa

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