Mobility in Europe : Analysis of the 2005 Eurobarometer survey on geographical and labour market mobility
This report sets out a descriptive analysis of the data collected by the Eurobarometer Survey (2005). It examines two key areas of enquiry: geographical mobility and job mobility. Mobility appears to be not always the result of individual choices. Indeed, mobility, particularly job mobility, is often found to be a characteristic of the more vulnerable groups in society. The analysis also shows that mobility-related decisions are the result of important and often difficult trade-offs. People attracted by the idea of making a long-distance move report that they fear the loss of contact and support from family and relatives. It would also appear that what is good for the EU as a whole greater overall levels of mobility is not necessarily reflected in how individuals feel about mobility in their own lives.
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|Authors:||Vandenbrande, Tom ; Coppin, Laura ; Hallen, Peter van der|
|Institutions:||European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (contributor)|
Amt für Amtliche Veröffentlichungen
Office for Official Publications
VIII, 82 p.
|Type of publication:||Book / Working Paper|
|Classification:||Social structure. Social conditions. Social change ; Conditions of work ; Dismissal from work. Labour mobility ; Individual Reports, Studies|
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