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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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  • Workers’ voice in listed companies 03 Apr 2017News Workers’ voice in listed companies
    The financial and economic crisis has undermined faith in the orthodoxy that the stock market is the best yardstick to measure company value. Is it time to think afresh about governance of the company and its proper role in society and the economy?

  • Letterbox companies require a strong counter policy 23 Mar 2017News Letterbox companies require a strong counter policy
    In an article in the Dutch quarterly Zeggenschap (Vol. 1-2017) Jan Cremers of Tilburg University reports on research of the use of artificial corporate entities in cross-border recruitment of labor. Cremers takes a stand for a strengthening of the competences of the supervising authorities in the host country with regard to the control of the genuine character of the freedom of establishment and the related free movement.

  • Interview Jan Cremers BNR radio: Host country principle has to be strengthened 10 Mar 2017News Interview Jan Cremers BNR radio: Host country principle has to be strengthened

  • Successful conclusion to first Brabant Robot Challenge 25 Jan 2017Background Successful conclusion to first Brabant Robot Challenge
    In the unlikely event you had not noticed: robots are here to stay. We should welcome rather than fear them, Ton Wilthagen firmly believes. Wilthagen is Professor of Labor Market Dynamics at Tilburg University and the initiator of the Brabant Robot Challenge. On the final day of this challange, January 16, 2017, five student teams pitched their ideas for using robotics in care.

  • Crying at work could damage your career, study suggests 22 Dec 2016News Crying at work could damage your career, study suggests
    If you've ever cried at work, you may want to hold back the tears. Researchers say crying on the job may hurt your credibility, and even damage your career. The studies by Dutch researcher Niels van de Ven suggest crying at work changes the way a person is perceived by colleagues. "What we see is that someone who cries is seen as warmer, but also as less competent," says van de Ven on the Canadian radio station CBC.



  • 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


Most viewed Experts Labor market

Muffels, R.J.A.
Name prof. dr. R.J.A. (Ruud) Muffels
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Sociology
Position Full Professor
Room M 613
Phone +31 13 466 3523
E-mail ruud.j.muffels@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
Dekker, R.
Name dr. R. Dekker
Tilburg Law School
ReflecT, Research Institute for Flexicurity, Labour Market Dynamics and Social C
Position Researcher/lecturer
Room M 609
Phone +31 13 466 3744
E-mail r.dekker@tilburguniversity.edu
Montebovi, S.H.M.
Name mr.dr. S.H.M. (Saskia) Montebovi
Tilburg Law School
Department of Labour Law and Social Policy
Position Assistant professor
Room M 612A
Phone +31 13 466 2708
E-mail s.h.m.montebovi@tilburguniversity.edu

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