Publications on non-standard forms of employment

  1. Research Department Working Paper n°29

    The Future of Work: A Literature Review

    17 April 2018

    An enormous amount of literature has emerged over the last few years in the context of the “Future of Work”. Academics, think tanks and policy makers have fuelled rich discussions about how the future of work might look like and how we can shape it. Indeed, labour markets in developing and developed countries are likely to undergo major transformations in the next years and decades. However, despite a growing body of research in this area, there exists no universally accepted definition of what exactly the “Future of Work” encompasses and what the most relevant drivers are.

  2. Conditions of Work and Employment Series No. 101

    Zero-Hours Work in the United Kingdom

    06 April 2018

  3. Conditions of Work and Employment Series No. 94

    Organizing On-Demand: Representation, Voice, and Collective Bargaining in the Gig Economy

    29 March 2018

  4. Conditions of Work and Employment Series No. 99

    Unstable and On-Call Work Schedules in the United States and Canada

    01 March 2018

  5. Issue Briefs

    No.5 Job quality in the platform economy

    20 February 2018

    This Issue Brief summarizes some of the existing empirical literature on job quality in the platform economy, particularly crowdworking platforms, drawing upon ILO surveys of crowdworkers and the existing literature.

  6. Publication

    Promoting adequate social protection and social security coverage for all workers, including those in non-standard forms of employment

    20 February 2018

  7. Publication

    Dependent self-employment: Trends, challenges and policy responses in the EU

    13 December 2017

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 228

  8. Conditions of Work and Employment Series No. 88

    Mapping employment dismissal law: a leximetric investigation of EPL stringency and regulatory style

    30 November 2017

  9. Conditions of Work and Employment Series No. 91

    Managing social risks of non-standard employment in Europe

    11 October 2017

  10. INWORK Policy Brief No. 10

    Purchasing practices and working conditions in global supply chains: Global Survey results

    09 June 2017