This timely book explores the development of the European Social Model and questions whether the relatively high level of social protection provided, both in terms of social welfare provision and in the creation of workers" rights and employment regulation, is sustainable.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. The development of the European social model 2. The EU legal and decision-making context 3. The economics of employment regulation 4. Trends and issues in the European labour market 5. Terms of employment and workplace health and safety 6. Equality in Europe 7. Restructuring enterprises in Europe 8. Consultation, participation and industrial democracy in Europe 9. The future of the European social model : modernisation or evolution?