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The option to work at home: another privilege for the favoured few?’

Felstead, Alan, Jewson, Nick, Phizacklea, Annie and Walters, Sally 2002. The option to work at home: another privilege for the favoured few?’. New Technology, Work and Employment 17 (3) , pp. 204-223. 10.1111/1468-005X.00105

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This paper compares and contrasts the demographic and employment characteristics of those who have the option to work at home with those who actually carry out paid work where they live. The results suggest that having the opportunity to choose where to work represents another perk for those already occupying an advantaged position in the labour market. However, some of the most disadvantaged in society are found among those who actually do most of their work at home.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Social Sciences (Includes Criminology and Education)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Publisher: Wiley
ISSN: 1468-005X
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 07:48

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