Publications on working time

  1. Publication

    Working time and workers’ preferences in industrialized Countries. Finding the balance

    09 March 2004

    This volume examines the changing nature in working time in industrialized countries. Globalization, demographics changes, increasing numbers of women in the labour market; all these changes have resulted in working time arrangements which now look vastly different from what they did several decades ago.

  2. Publication

    Social Finance Working Paper #28: Equipment finance for small contractors in public work programmes

    01 June 2002

  3. Publication

    On measuring place of work

    01 January 2002

  4. Publication

    The hours that we work: the data we need, the data we get

    01 January 2001

  5. Publication

    Work organization and ergonomics

    06 April 1998

    Discusses how to design work to fit business. Pays attention where carry out the production, and how the premises and facilities should be arranged to make the production effective and efficient.

  6. Publication

    International bid preparation (ICM 4)

    08 March 1995

    Explains the process of bidding for international construction projects and provides a guide to planning, procurement, estimating costs and preparing the final BID.

  7. Publication

    International bidding case study (ICM 2)

    08 March 1995

    Through the use of a model harbour project, provides a guide to the various stages of bidding for a major international construction project. Based on practice in the United Kingdom which is used as a frame of reference. Encourages the reader to compare alternative approaches and adapt the application of techniques to suit local regulatory, contractual and tax regimes.

  8. Publication

    Times are changing. Working time in 14 industrialised countries

    16 March 1994

    This book provides information on the duration, structure, flexibility and reduction of working time in fourteen industrialized nations. Countries are treated separately. Covers the period up to 1980.

  9. Publication

    The hours we work: New work schedules in policy and practice (Conditions of work digest 2/90)

    11 March 1991

    Provides an overview of provisions of laws and collective agreements, and policy statements on a wide variety of topics, including flexibility in daily and weekly hours and part-time work. Contains detailed descriptions of over 30 case studies in diverse industries and services and a comprehensive analysis of manuals and guidelines on working time arrangements.

  10. Publication

    Maximum weights in load lifting and carrying (OSH 59)

    28 January 1988