One Company, Diverse Workplaces

The Social Construction of Employment Practices in Western and Eastern Europe

  • Marta Kahancová

About this book


The book offers an inquiry into the construction of employment practices in a multinational company across Western and Eastern Europe. In the complex corporate and host-country influences, social interaction between the firm and local actors is presented as the underlying social mechanism through which work practices are constructed.


accounting bargaining Eastern Europe employment foundation interaction science and technology trade unions

Authors and affiliations

  • Marta Kahancová
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Central European Labour Studies InstituteHungary
  2. 2.Department of Political ScienceCentral European UniversityHungary
  3. 3.Centre for Employment RelationsInnovation & Change, University of LeedsUK

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