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The World Employment Confederation–Europe explores the social, technological and structural trends driving changes in employment and explains the practical implications of these transformations. The report puts forth policy recommendations to help business owners and governments support both employers and workers within the new world of work. getAbstract recommends this analysis to business leaders and policy makers.

In this summary, you will learn

  • How technological, demographic and structural trends have reshaped work;
  • What consequences arise from employment changes; and
  • How business leaders and policy makers can support employment in this new work environment.

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The World Employment Confederation–Europe provides insights from labor market enablers from 28 countries and seeks to support global employment and adaptation.



For many individuals, work is no longer constrained to a set task, performed at a specific place and time. Increased education coupled with new technology means workers today participate more than ever before in globalized employment and the creation of a “multiplicity of working arrangements” – including...

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