Self-Perceived Job Insecurity and Social Context: Are There Different European Cultures of Anxiety?

Research, Preprint OPEN
Marcel Erlinghagen;
(2007)
  • Publisher: Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (DIW) Berlin
  • Subject: Wahrnehmung | EU-Staaten | Arbeitsplatzsicherung | Soziale Werte | Vergleich
    • ddc: ddc:330

Job insecurity causes far reaching negative outcomes. The fear of job loss damages the health of employees and reduces the productivity of firms. Thus, job insecurity should result in increasing social costs. Analyzing representative data from 17 European countries, thi... View more
  • References (11)
    11 references, page 1 of 2

    Armstrong-Stassen, Marjorie. 1994. “Coping with Transition: A Study of Layoff Survivors.” Journal of Organizational Behavior 15: 597-621.

    Ashford, Susan J., Cynthia Lee, and Philip Bobko. 1989. “Content, Causes, and Consequences of Job Insecurity: A Theory-Based Measure and Substantive Test.” Academy of Management Journal 32: 803-829.

    Schmidt, Stefanie R. 1999. “Long-Run Trends in Workers' Belief about their Own Job Security: Evidence from the General Social Survey.” Journal of Labor Economics 17 (Supl.): S127-S141.

    Snijders, Tom A. B., and Roel J. Bosker. 1999. Multi Level Analysis. An Introduction to Basic and Advanced Multilevel Modeling. London et al.: Sage.

    Sutton, Robert I. 1983. “Managing Organizational Death.” Human Ressource Management 22: 391- 412.

    Sverke, Magnus, and Jonny Hellgren. 2001. “Exit, Voice and Loyality Reactions to Job Insecurity in Sweden: Do Unionized and Non-Unionized Employees Differ?” British Journal of Industrial Relations 39: 167-182.

    Swidler, Ann. 1986. “Culture in Action: Symbols and Strategies.” American Sociological Review 51: 273-286.

    Teachman, Jay, and Kyle Crowder. 2002. “Multilevel Models in Family Research: Some Conceptual and Methodological Issues.” Journal of Marriage and Family 64: 280-294.

    Valetta, Robert G. 1999: “Declining Job Security.” Journal of Labor Economics 17 (Supl.): S170- S197.

    Westman, Mina, Dalia Etzion, and Esti Danon. 2001. “Job Insecurity and Crossover of Burnout in Married Couples.” Journal of Organizational Behavior 22: 467-481.

  • Similar Research Results (1)
  • Metrics
    No metrics available
Share - Bookmark