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Operating Hours, Working Times and Employment in Portugal

  • Alberto Castro
  • José M. Varejão
Part of the Contributions to Economics book series (CE)

Keywords

Shift Work Part Time Work Temporary Work Collective Agreement Capital Operating Time 
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© Physica-Verlag Heidelberg 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alberto Castro
    • 1
  • José M. Varejão
    • 2
  1. 1.Economics and Dean of the School of Economics and Business Administration of the Portuguese CatholicUniversiy at PortoPortugal
  2. 2.Faculty of EconomicsUniversity of OportoPortugal

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