Impact of working hours on work-life balance

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Holly, Sarah; Mohnen, Alwine;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (DIW) Berlin
  • Subject: J81 | work-life balance | J22 | satisfaction | M12 | J28 | working time arrangements | Satisfaction, overtime, work¿life balance, working hours, working time arrangements | working hours | overtime
    • jel: jel:J81 | jel:J22 | jel:J28 | jel:M12
      ddc: ddc:330

To examine the influence of working hours on employees' satisfaction, this article uses a large, representative set of panel data from German households (GSOEP). The results show that high working hours and overtime in general do not lead to decreased satisfaction. Rath... View more
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