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Labor Market

Labor market

The European labor market is struggling because of the economic crisis and an aging working population. How do we make sure everybody will be able to participate?



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  • Traumas do not impact job satisfaction 11 Dec 2017Press release Traumas do not impact job satisfaction
    PRESS RELEASE 11 December 2017 - Each year about a quarter of all workers will be confronted potentially traumatic events, such as crime, accidents, serious illness or death of a significant other. Part of the affected workers will develop very severe posttraumatic stress symptoms. However, in contrast to our expectations these events and symptoms do not have a negative impact on job satisfaction.

  • Undocumented people speak for themselves during policy seminar on protection of their rights 08 Nov 2017News Undocumented people speak for themselves during policy seminar on protection of their rights
    A double move involving the strengthening of undocumented people’s leadership and the widening of inclusive spaces in which people can learn, work and access services independent of their immigration status is necessary for undocumented people to be able to realize their rights.

  • PhD Defence: The importance of vulnerable leadership 10 Oct 2017News PhD Defence: The importance of vulnerable leadership
    What is the importance of vulnerable leadership? Recent leadership theories emphasize the importance of vulnerability. But vulnerability always entails the risk of getting hurt. Johannes Claeys clarifies these risks in his dissertation. October 10 he defends his PhD on Leadership and Vulnerability at Tilburg University (Ruth First Room, 14.00 pm). Promotor professor Gerda van Dijk (TSH).

  • Based on just a LinkedIn-profile, people can correctly infer some personality traits 09 Oct 2017Press release Based on just a LinkedIn-profile, people can correctly infer some personality traits
    PRESS RELEASE 9. October 2017 - Job-related social networking sites (such as LinkedIn) are often used by recruiters to find new employees, because the profiles on these sites contain information on people’s education level and work experience. Is it possible to also infer information about a person’s personality traits simply by looking at these profiles?

  • Unequal treatment at workplace undermines recruitment of labor migrants 03 Oct 2017News Unequal treatment at workplace undermines recruitment of labor migrants
    The negative perception caused by unequal treatment at the workplace undermines the recruitment of labor migrants in sectors where there is a real demand in order to keep upright production. This in itself should be enough of an argument for employers to initiate sound agreements that move forward the equal pay for equal work principle.



  • Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement
    Theme: Pensions, aging and retirement
  • Research Institute for Flexicurity, Labour Market Dynamics and Social Cohesion
    Theme: Flexicurity, labour market dynamics, and social cohesion


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Houwerzijl, M.S.
Name prof. dr. M.S. Houwerzijl
Tilburg Law School
Department of Labour Law and Social Policy
Position Full Professor
Room M 608
Phone +31 13 466 3781
E-mail m.s.houwerzijl@tilburguniversity.edu
Borghouts-van de Pas, I.W.C.M.
Name dr. I.W.C.M. Borghouts-van de Pas
Tilburg Law School
ReflecT, Research Institute for Flexicurity, Labour Market Dynamics and Social C
Position Ass professor Labour & Social Security
Room M 614
Phone +31 13 466 8066
E-mail i.borghoutsvdpas@tilburguniversity.edu
Verschoor, J.K.
Name J.K. (Jana) Verschoor MSc
Tilburg Law School
ReflecT, Research Institute for Flexicurity, Labour Market Dynamics and Social C
Position PhD-student
Room M 606
Phone +31 13 466 4292
E-mail j.k.verschoor@tilburguniversity.edu
Wilthagen, A.C.J.M.
Name prof. dr. A.C.J.M. (Ton) Wilthagen
Tilburg Law School
ReflecT, Research Institute for Flexicurity, Labour Market Dynamics and Social C
Position Full Professor
Room M 610
Phone +31 13 466 2473
E-mail wilthagen@tilburguniversity.edu

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