Sabatini, Fabio (2008): Social Capital and the Labour Market.
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The main question of this paper is: what type of social capital is able to mitigate labour precariousness and to foster human development? This issue has been addressed through a review of the literature and an empirical investigation on the Italian regions. The analysis shows that only bonding social capital mitigates precariousness on the labour market, while the weak ties shaping voluntary organizations are the only type of social capital that nourish human development, thereby fostering sustainable growth.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Social Capital and the Labour Market|
|Keywords:||Social capital, Labour market, Precariousness, Precariato|
|Subjects:||Z - Other Special Topics > Z1 - Cultural Economics; Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology > Z13 - Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology; Social and Economic Stratification
J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J0 - General
|Depositing User:||Fabio Sabatini|
|Date Deposited:||06. Jan 2008 06:38|
|Last Modified:||14. Feb 2013 11:00|
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