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Colin C. Williams

Re-Thinking the Future of Work
by Colin C. Williams ~ Paperback / softback

How will work be organised in the future? With its global perspective and critical approach, Re-Thinking the Future of Work provides not only an overview and examination of the array of competing visions, but also a radical rethink about the direction of change.Author BiographyCOLIN C. WILLIAMS is P...

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The Informal Economy
by Colin C. Williams ~ Paperback / softback

The "informal" economy economic activity and income outside government regulation, taxation and observation is, by its very nature, difficult to quantify. Recent estimates suggest it accounts, in OECD countries, for around 13% of national income (in the UK, the equivalent of GBP150 billion) and ...

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Cash-in-Hand Work
by Colin C. Williams ~ Hardback

Uncovering how cash-in-hand economies are composed of not only the underground sector (work akin to formal employment conducted for profit-motivated purposes), but also a hidden economy of favours more akin to mutual aid, this book displays the need to transcend conventional market-oriented readings...

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Informal Employment in Advanced Economies
by Colin C. Williams ~ Paperback / softback

Informal employment, whether the result of tax evasion or working whilst claiming benefit, is an issue rapidly rising to the top of government policy agendas. Informal Employment in Advanced Economies challenges many of the popular myths surrounding informal economic activities, offering a radical ...

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The Role of Informal Economies in the Post-Soviet World
by Peter Rodgers ~ Paperback / softback

Based on extensive ethnographic and quantitative research, conducted in Ukraine and Russia between 2004 and 2012, this book's central argument is that for many people the informal economy, such as cash in hand work, subsistence production and the use of social networks, is of great importance to eve...

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Informal Employment in Advanced Economies
by Colin C. Williams ~ Hardback

Informal employment, whether the result of tax evasion or working whilst claiming benefit, is an issue rapidly rising to the top of government policy agendas. Re-Placing Informal Employment challenges many of the popular myths surrounding informal economic activities, offering a radical reconceptua...

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Consumer Services and Economic Development
by Colin C. Williams ~ Paperback / softback

Consumer services have been viewed as parasitic activities, dependent on other sectors of the economy for their viability and vitality. Yet local economic policy is now looking towards consumer services to solve severe economic problems. The rapid expansion of the service sector is now a principal f...

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