Work Hours Constraints: Impacts and Policy Implications

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Constant, Amelie F.; Otterbach, Steffen;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn
  • Subject: labor market, work time, work hours constraints, health, happiness, satisfaction | Deutschland | J21 | I10 | health | J22 | Arbeitszufriedenheit | satisfaction | work hours constraints | labor market | work time | happiness | Arbeitsproduktivität | Arbeitszeitgestaltung | Zufriedenheit | Arbeitsangebot | Präferenztheorie
    • jel: jel:I10 | jel:J22 | jel:J21
      ddc: ddc:330

If individuals reveal their preference as consumers, then they are taken seriously. What happens if individuals, as employees, reveal their preferences in working hours? And what happens if there is a misalignment between actual hours worked and preferred hours, the so-... View more
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