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Research news

  • Voluntarist regulation of the digital economy


    In this article lecturer Anna Ilsøe argues that digital development in the labor market can lead to changes in the Danish collective bargaining model. »

  • Immigrant labour market integration


    Labour market integration is one of the major challenges facing Western European states today, not least because of the increasing migration flows coming from Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and countries outside the EU. In his Ph.D. dissertation 'Labour Market Integration – On the multiple dimensions of immigrant labour market integration’ Jonas Felbo-Kolding has analysed the labour market integration of CEE immigrants in Denmark »

  • Tackling Precarious Work in Public Supply Chains


    Through a cross-national comparative study of local government ‘best practice cases’ of socially responsible procurement in Denmark, Germany and the UK, this article critically examines the role of labour clauses in addressing issues of low wages and precarious work in public supply chains »

  • Extra‐Institutional Changes under Pressure from Posting


    The posting of workers has become a key topic in debates about how national labour relations respond to pressures from EU market making. The question is whether these pressures will lead to erosion of employment relations or adaptation at the national level. »

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Teaching and events

  • 15 Sep 2017

    Visiting Scholar at Harvard

    Associate Professor Christian Lyhne Ibsen from FAOS is joining Harvard as a Visiting Scholar in September. Until end of December he will join Center of European Studies (CES) at Harvard. ... »

  • 21 Aug - 25 Aug 2017

    Copenhagen Summer University

    FAOS takes part of the Copenhagen Summer University for the fifth time this year. The course is specifically made for employees with practical experience from the labour market. ... »

  • 10 Mar - 31 Mar 2017

    Research visitor from FAFO, Norway

    The next three weeks, FAOS has the pleasure of hosting dr. philos Jon Erik Dølvik from the Norwegian research center FAFO. ... »

  • 2 Dec 2016

    FAOS-researcher visits Harvard University

    On December 2nd, FAOS-researcher Anna Ilsøe is attending the seminar "The Politics of Work and Welfare in the Platform Economy" at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, University of Harvard. ... »

  • 4 Oct 2016

    FAOS-researcher visits the University of Amsterdam

    From October 3rd through 14th, researcher at FAOS Søren Kaj Andersen will visit the University of Amsterdam. In this occasion, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies, AIAS, has invited Søren Kaj Andersen to present his research at a lunch seminar on October 6th. ... »

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