Temporary work and human resources management

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Emerald Group Publishing, 2006 - Human capital - 101 pages
This ebook examines a range of issue, challenges and responses relating to temporary workers and human resource management. Although the issues and challenges are significant - including regulatory compliance and safety management - there is a shortage of literature examining temporary work and HRM. Although an OECD (2002) report suggested that there was a growing share of temporary employment in many countries worldwide this special issues drew research mainly from the UK and Australia. The Guest Editor suggest that therefore considerable gaps exist in the international arena.


issues challenges and responses
The nature and experience of agency working in Britain
Temporary agency work and HRM in Australia
Human resource solutions?
the potential HR impact of legislation
still at the margin?

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