Exploring Labour law in the UK: The Agency Worker Directive

Biggs, David M (2015) Exploring Labour law in the UK: The Agency Worker Directive. In: Labour Force Survey/Annual Population Survey user conference, 27 November 2015, JISC, Brettenham House, London. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The employment rights of temporary agency workers have received significant attention throughout Europe. Debate amongst EU member states culminated in December 2008 with the agreement to adopt the Agency Workers Directive. News of the agreement, and the UK’s resulting adoption of the Agency Workers Directive in October 2011, has met with a mixed response at various levels of the UK economy. The aim of the current study was to establish the impact of the Agency Workers Directive by conducting statistical analysis of the Labour Force Survey between 2009 and 2014.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: analysis of the LFS or APS
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Faculty of Business, Computing and Applied Sciences > School of Natural & Social Sciences > Psychological Sciences
Research Priority Areas: Sport, Exercise, Health & Wellbeing
Depositing User: Anne Pengelly
Date Deposited: 24 Feb 2016 10:15
Last Modified: 28 Sep 2016 11:00
URI: http://eprints.glos.ac.uk/id/eprint/3119

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