International Perspectives on Organizational Performance

Author(s):

  • Peter Berg

Document type: Encyclopedia Entry

Appears in: Work and Family Encyclopedia

Year: 2004

Topic:

  • Family-Friendly
  • International
  • Organizations
  • Public Policy
  • Work and Family

Discipline:

  • Industrial Relations

Abstract:

This entry examines the effect of work-family policies and practices on organizational performance, demonstrating that work-family policies and practices have different meanings and effects on organizational performance across countries. This entry draws on Eileen Appelbaum, Thomas Bailey, Peter Berg, and Arne L. Kalleberg. (forthcoming). Organizations and the Intersection of Work and Family: A Comparative Perspective, in the The Oxford Handbook of Work and Organizations. Steve Ackroyd, Paul Thompson, Pamela Tolbert and Rosemary Batt (eds.), Oxford: Oxford University Press

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