Jouko Nätti (email@example.com) is a professor in the Department of Social Research at the University of Tampere, Finland. His research fields are new forms of employment, working time, unemployment, job insecurity, knowledge work and time use. Mia Tammelin (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a researcher at the National Institute for Health and Welfare, Jyväskylä Satellite Unit, Finland. Her main research interests are work-family interface, increase of non-standard employment and households, and public social services. Timo Anttila (email@example.com) is a researcher at the Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland. His research interests include working time, knowledge work, time use and quality of work life. Satu Ojala (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a researcher and postgraduate student in social policy and work research at the University of Tampere. She focuses on formal and informal forms of work at different spaces, especially at home (e.g. telework, supplemental work).
Work at home and time use in Finland
Article first published online: 25 FEB 2011
© 2011 Blackwell Publishing Ltd
New Technology, Work and Employment
Volume 26, Issue 1, pages 68–77, March 2011
How to Cite
Nätti, J., Tammelin, M., Anttila, T. and Ojala, S. (2011), Work at home and time use in Finland. New Technology, Work and Employment, 26: 68–77. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-005X.2010.00258.x
- Issue published online: 25 FEB 2011
- Article first published online: 25 FEB 2011
This study examines the relationship between home-based work (HBW) and time use by comparing unpaid (overtime) home workers, paid (agreed) home workers and non-home workers. Especially, unpaid HBW was linked to the stretching of working hours and the reduction of free time.