Working time is a key element of working life and regulating it has been at the core of political, economic and social debates at both EU and national levels.
This course provides an overview of the recent evolution of working time duration and organisation in the EU. It highlights the most important trends and differences between Member States. You will learn about the working time patterns that you find in the European Union and how they have change in the last 10 years. It also gives you an overview of the current working time distribution and atypical working hours.