Anna Ilsøe

Anna Ilsøe

Associate Professor

  • Associate Professor at the Employment Relations Research Centre (FAOS)
  • President of the Danish Sociological Association
  • Editor on Nordic Journal of Working Life Studies
  • Member of The Council for Sharing Economy

Primary fields of research

Digital labour markets; company-level bargaining; labour market segmentation.

Current research

Anna Ilsøe is head of a number of research projects on digital labour markets including The Digital Economy at Work funded by the Velux Foundations core-group programme.

Previous studies have focused on company-level bargaining in Danish manufacturing - including surveys and case studies of negotiations on pay and working time. Another focus has been international comparative studies, where she has compared The Danish Model and German, American and Australian labour market regulations, respectively. 

Selected publications

  1. Published

    Digital platforms at work. Champagne or cocktail of risks?

    Ilsøe, Anna & Larsen, Trine Pernille, 30 Jan 2020, The Impact of the Sharing Economy on Business and Society. Strømmen-Bakhtiar, A. & Vinogradov, E. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 1-20 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    The role of physical space in labour–management cooperation: A microsociological study in Danish retail

    Ilsøe, Anna & Felbo-Kolding, J., 4 Mar 2020, In : Economic and Industrial Democracy. 41, 1, p. 145-166 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Partnership under pressure: A process perspective on decentralized bargaining in Danish and Australian manufacturing

    Ilsøe, Anna, Pekarek, A. & Fells, R., 1 Mar 2018, In : European Journal of Industrial Relations. 24, 1, p. 55-71 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    DENMARK: Progressing the voluntarist approach

    Ilsøe, Anna, Jun 2018, Work in the Digital Age. Neufeind, M., O’Reilly, J. & Ranft, F. (eds.). London: Rowman & Littlefield International, p. 275-284

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Living hours under pressure: flexibility loopholes in the Danish IR-model

    Ilsøe, Anna, Larsen, Trine Pernille & Felbo-Kolding, J., 8 Sep 2017, In : Employee Relations. 39, 6, p. 888-902 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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