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24/7 Economy

  • By: Harriet B. Presser, Peter Frase & Janet Gornick
  • In: Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia
  • Edited by: Vicki Smith
  • Subject:Organizational Psychology, Sociology of Work (general), Organizational Theory

Since the mid-20th century, working during the day on weekdays has been established as the standard form of full-time employment in the United States and many other rich countries. Since the 1970s, however, research has shown that a large and increasing ...

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