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    • Do active labour market policies reduce the harmful effects of job insecurity? Evidence for flexicurity from the EWCS and ESS 

      Burchell, Brendan J. (2009)
      Conclusions: The relationship between job insecurity and psychological wellbeing seems to be remarkably unpredictable between countries, independent from their level of claimed or actual flexicurity policies. This calls ...
    • Flexicurity as a moderator of the relationship between job insecurity and psychological well-being 

      Burchell, Brendan J. (Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, 2009)
      Flexicurity has been heralded as the solution to simultaneously maintain the well-being of employees through employment security while allowing employers to benefit from flexibility. This paper examines one of the claimed ...
    • Job quality in Europe 

      Burchell, Brendan J.; Smith, Mark; Fagan, Colette; O’Brien, Catherine (Industrial Relations Journal, 2008)
      Promoting job quality and gender equality are objectives of the European Employment Strategy (EES) in spite of a downgrading of the attention given to both in the revised employment guidelines and the re-launch of the ...
    • Measuring Financial Anxiety 

      Burchell, Brendan J.; Shapiro, Gilla K. (Journal of Neuroscience, Psychology, and Economics, 2012)
      There is a scarcity of information concerning the emotional aspects of financial management. Two studies were conducted to evaluate the measurement of conscious and intuitive emotional anxiety toward one’s personal ...
    • A missing link: How does flexicurity affect workers’ well-being? 

      Burchell, Brendan J. (2009)
      Conclusions: The relationship between job insecurity and psychological wellbeing seems to be remarkably unpredictable between countries, independent from their level of claimed or actual flexicurity policies. This calls ...
    • RLS and blood donation 

      Burchell, Brendan J.; Allen, Richard P.; Miller, Jessica K.; Hening, Wayne A.; Earley, Christopher J. (Sleep Medicine, 2009)
      Background and purpose: The link between brain iron deficiency and RLS is now well established. In a related observation, several conditions that can deplete iron stores have been linked to increased probability of RLS. ...
    • The Social Consequences of Job Insecurity in the European Union 

      Burchell, Brendan J. (2010)
      The relationship between job insecurity and psychological wellbeing seems to be unpredictable between countries, independent from their level of claimed or actual flexicurity policies. This calls into doubt one of the ...
    • Validation of the self-completed Cambridge-Hopkins questionnaire (CH-RLSq) for ascertainment of restless legs syndrome (RLS) in a population survey 

      Burchell, Brendan J.; Allen, Richard P.; MacDonald, Ben; Hening, Wayne A.; Earley, Christopher J. (Sleep Medicine, 2008)
      Background and purpose: Epidemiological studies of restless legs syndrome (RLS) have been limited by lack of a well validated patient-completed diagnostic questionnaire that has a high enough specificity to provide a ...