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Agnieszka Piasna

Economic, Employment and Social Policies
Senior Researcher
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PhD, Department of Sociology, University of Cambridge
MPhil, Department of Sociology, University of Cambridge
MA, Institute of Sociology, University of Warsaw

Agnieszka Piasna is Senior Researcher in the Economic, Employment and Social Policies Unit at the European Trade Union Institute. She has a PhD in Sociology from the University of Cambridge, where she received an ESRC award and the Gates Cambridge Scholarship. Her research interests lie in the areas of job quality, working time, women’s employment and labour market regulation. She also carries out research in the framework of a new project on contingent and platform work. Recent books include Myths of employment deregulation (ETUI, 2017), with M. Myant, and Unemployment, internal devaluation and labour market deregulation in Europe (ETUI, 2016), with M. Myant and S. Theodoropoulou.

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Labour market developments with a particular focus on job quality, gender issues, employment regulation and platform economy


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