Average Weekly Hours of Work in the United Kingdom 1948–80: A Disaggregated Analysis

  • A. J. Neale
  • R. A. Wilson


In Bosworth and Westaway (1986) a number of hypotheses were outlined to explain the determination of average weekly hours, concentrating on the aggregate manufacturing sector. In this chapter, the analysis is at a much more disaggregated level, distinguishing many different industries and categories of worker in the labour market.


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  • R. A. Wilson

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