Lonnie Golden

Pennsylvania State University - Abington College

Professor of Economics and Labor Studies

1600 Woodland Rd.

Abington, PA 19001

United States

Economic Policy Institute

Research Affiliate

1660 L Street NW, Suite 1200

Washington, DC 20036

United States

Project for Middle Class Renewal

Project for Middle Class Renewal

1408 W. Gregory Dr.

Urbana, IL 61801

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (39)

1.

Working Time in the Employment Relationship: Perceived Control and Work-Life Balance

THE EDWARD ELGAR RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON WORK AND EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS, Chapter 10, pp. 188-211, K. Townsend and A. Wilkinson, eds., Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, 2011
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 May 2010 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2011
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College, University of Chicago - Social Service Administration, University of Chicago - Social Service Administration and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 438 (42,504)

Abstract:

working time, hours of work, overtime, work schedules, flexibility, well being, work-life, work-family

2.

Why Do People Overwork? Over-Supply of Hours of Labor, Labor Market Forces and Adaptive Preferences

THE LONG WORK HOURS CULTURE: CAUSES, CONSEQUENCES AND CHOICES, Ronald Burke, Cary Cooper, eds., pp.61-83, Emerald Group Publishing, 2008
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2009
Lonnie Golden and Morris Altman
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and University of Newcastle
Downloads 412 (42,590)
Citation 1

Abstract:

hours of work, labor supply, overwork, working time, workaholism, overemployment

3.

Overtime Work and Family Consequences

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 May 2007
Lonnie Golden and Barbara Wiens-Tuers
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 278 (76,222)

Abstract:

Overtime work, Mandatory Overtime, Hours of Work, Work and Family, Work Fatigue

4.

Flexible Work Scheduling as an Innovation: A Behavioral Economic Approach

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 May 2007
Lonnie Golden and Morris Altman
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and University of Newcastle
Downloads 227 (101,195)

Abstract:

Hours of Work, Flexible Work Schedules, Labor Flexibility, Behavioral Economics

5.

Work-Study: Time Use Tradeoffs, Student Work Hours and Implications for Youth Employment Policy

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2011
John Baffoe-Bonnie and Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University Delaware County, College of Liberal Arts - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 221 (102,887)

Abstract:

time use, time allocation, work hours, youth employment, labor supply, college students

6.

To Your Happiness? Extra Hours of Labor Supply and Worker Well-Being

Journal of Socio-Economics, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 382-397, April 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Jun 2007
Lonnie Golden and Barbara Wiens-Tuers
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 217 (102,081)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Hours of Work, Overtime, Happiness, Mandatory Overtime, Work Stress

7.

Work Schedule Flexibility: A Contributor to Employee Happiness?

Journal of Social Research and Policy, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2013
Lonnie Golden, Julia Henly and Susan Lambert
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College, University of Chicago - Social Service Administration and University of Chicago
Downloads 207 (56,377)

Abstract:

Working Time, Happiness, Labor Supply, Work Schedules, Flexible Work

8.

The Effects of Working Time on Productivity and Firm Performance, Research Synthesis Paper

International Labor Organization (ILO) Conditions of Work and Employment Series No. 33, Conditions of Work and Employment Branch, 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Sep 2012
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 204 (23,402)

Abstract:

Working Time, Flexible Work Schedules, Labor Productivity

9.

A Brief History of Long Work Time and the Contemporary Sources of Overwork

Journal of Business Ethics, pp. 217-227, January 2009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2009
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 193 (106,934)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Work hours, working time, overwork, labor supply, labor history

10.

Overemployment and Underemployment Mismatches in the US Work Force: The Preference to Exchange Income for Fewer Work Hours

Monthly Labor Review, April 2007
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 May 2007
Lonnie Golden and Tesfayi Gebreselassie
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and ORC Worldwide
Downloads 164 (113,136)

Abstract:

Hours of Work, Hours Constraints, Labor Supply, Overemployment, Underemployment

11.

Hours of Individual Labor Supply Models: Adding Breadth

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 May 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2008
Lonnie Golden and Morris Altman
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and University of Newcastle
Downloads 135 (176,370)

Abstract:

hours of work, labor supply, overwork

12.

A Purpose for Every Time? The Timing and Length of the Work Week and Implications for Worker Well-Being

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, pp. 53-74, May 2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 May 2010
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 128 (168,502)

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13.

Painful Hours? The Potential Costs of Extra Work Hours and Schedule Inflexibility to Workers’ Physical Well-Being

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY: PSYCHOLOGICAL AND BEHAVIORAL CHALLENGES, Chapter 6, pp. 137-160, Ronald Burke, Sharon Clarke, Cary Cooper, eds., Gower Publishing, 2011
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 May 2010 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2011
Lonnie Golden and Barbara Wiens-Tuers
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 126 (169,489)

Abstract:

work hours, working time, overtime, occupational health, well being

14.

Flexible Daily Work Schedules in US Jobs: Formal Introductions?

Industrial Relations, January 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 May 2007 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2008
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 111 (189,543)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Flexible Work Schedules, Flexitime, Hours of Work, Informal Workplace Supports

15.

Response of Labor Productivity and Employment to Changes in Overtime Hours in US Manufacturing from 1982 to 2004

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Lonnie Golden and Stuart Glosser
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and University of Wisconsin at Whitewater
Downloads 109 (204,592)

Abstract:

Labor Productivity, Employment Adjustment, Overtime Hours, Impulse Responses

16.

Work Hours and Worker Happiness in the US: Weekly Hours, Hours Preferences and Schedule Flexibility

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Feb 2015
Lonnie Golden and Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Camden
Downloads 101 (77,314)

Abstract:

happiness, subjective well-being, life satisfaction, working hours, workplace flexibility, work hours preferences, underemployment

17.

Limited Access: Disparities in Flexible Work Schedules and Location

Journal of Family and Economic Issues, March 2008
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 May 2007 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2008
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 95 (198,085)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Flexible Work Schedules, Flexitime, Hours of Work, Gender Gap

18.

Work Sharing as a Potential Policy Tool for Creating More and Better Employment: A Review of the Evidence

Work Sharing: New Developments during the Great Recession and Beyond, Chapter 7, J. Messenger & N. Ghosheh, Edward Elgar Publishing and ILO, 2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Aug 2012
Lonnie Golden and Stuart Glosser
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and University of Wisconsin at Whitewater
Downloads 76 (214,168)

Abstract:

work-sharing, job creation, working time, hours of work, jobless recovery

19.

Distinctions between Overemployment, Overwork, Workaholism and Heavy Investments in Work Time

Harpaz and Snir book, Heavy Work Investment, 2014 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Dec 2013
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 69 (166,638)

Abstract:

overtime; labor supply; overwork; overemloyment; workaholism; hours preferences; heavy work investment; work motivation; labor demand

20.

More or Less Fair? FLSA Overtime Law and Workers' Preferences Regarding Reduced Work Time and Comp Time versus Pay

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2008
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 64 (282,171)

Abstract:

Fair Labor Standards Act, Hours of Work, Overtime, Compensatory Time

FLSA Working Hours Reform: Worker Well-Being Effects in an Economic Framework

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 22 May 2015
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 63 (299,747)

Abstract:

overtime work, comp time, Fair Labor Standards Act, FLSA, right to request legislation, worker utility, subjective well-being, flexible work schedules

FLSA Working Hours Reform: Worker Well‐Being Effects in an Economic Framework

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 54, Issue 4, pp. 717-749, 2015
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Sep 2015
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
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22.

Work-Study: Conflict or Facilitation? Time Use Tradeoffs Among Employed Students

YOUNG PEOPLE AT WORK: DOING TIME IN STUDENT JOBS, Barbara Pini, Paula McDonald, Janis Bailey, Robin Price, eds., Ashgate Publishing, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Sep 2011
Lonnie Golden and John Baffoe-Bonnie
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and Pennsylvania State University Delaware County, College of Liberal Arts - Department of Economics
Downloads 58 (209,896)

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23.

Becoming Too Small to Bail? Prospects for Workers in the Current Economy and the 112th Congress - Symposium on Labor and Employment Law Under the Obama Administration: A Time for Hope and Change?

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 87, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2012
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 41 (343,019)

Abstract:

Employment law, FLSA, Obama economic policy, Flexible work, Worker living standards

24.

Distinctions between Overemployment, Overwork, Workaholism and Heavy Work Investment

Heavy Work Investment: Its Nature, Sources, Outcomes, and Future Directions (Applied Psychology Series), Itzhak Harpaz and Raphael Snir, eds., 2014
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Sep 2014
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 40 (279,937)

Abstract:

Overemployment; Overwork; Labor Supply; Hours of Work

25.

Flexibility and Overtime Among Hourly and Salaried Workers: When You Have Little Flexibility, You Have Little to Lose

EPI Briefing Paper # 385
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Apr 2015
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
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26.

Irregular Work Scheduling and Its Consequences

Economic Policy Institute Briefing Paper No. 394
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Apr 2015
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 11 (174,313)

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27.

Overtime Reform: Widening the Lens

Perspectives on Work, LERA, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Aug 2013
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 10 (464,961)

Abstract:

overtime, comp time, FLSA, hours of work

28.

Understanding Flexible Work Scheduling: A Behavioral Economic Approach

RESEARCH IN THE SOCIOLOGY OF WORK: WORKPLACE TEMPORALITIES, Beth Rubin, ed., Vol. 17, pp. 313-341, 2007
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2015
Morris Altman and Lonnie Golden
University of Newcastle and Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 7 (464,961)

Abstract:

Flexible work, Firms, Sectors, Costs, Innovation, Policy incentives

29.

Flexible Daily Work Schedules in U.S. Jobs: Formal Introductions Needed?

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 48, Issue 1, pp. 27-54, January 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Dec 2008
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
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30.

Irregular Work Shifts, Work Schedule Flexibility and Associations with Work-Family Conflict and Work Stress in the U.S.

Sarah De Groof et al. "Work-Life Balance in the Modern Workplace. Interdisciplinary Perspectives from Work-Family Research, Law and Policy." (2017).
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Aug 2017
Lonnie Golden and Jaeseung Kim
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and University of Chicago
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Abstract:

irregular and on-call shifts; flexible work schedules; right to request; work-family conflict; part-time work

31.

Happiness is Flextime

Applied Research in Quality of Life, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 May 2017
Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn and Lonnie Golden
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Camden and Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 0 (362,586)

Abstract:

Happiness; Flexible Work; Workplace Flexibility; Work Schedules; Well-Being

32.

Still Falling Short on Hours and Pay: Part-Time Work Becoming New Normal

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 21 Dec 2016
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 0 (343,019)

Abstract:

Underemployment; Part-time employment; Involuntary Part time work; Work Hours; Hours Mismatch; Employment Policy.

33.

Positive and Negative Application of Flexible Working Time Arrangements: Comparing the United States and the EU Countries

Handbook of Comparative Human Resource Management, Edited by Elaine Farndale, Chris Brewster and Wolfgang Mayrhofer (Eds.), Revised Second Edition, 2017
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Dec 2016
Lonnie Golden, Heejung Chung and Stephen Sweet
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College, University of Kent, Canterbury - School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research (SSPSSR) and Ithaca College
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Abstract:

Flexible Work Schedules; Flexible work arrangements; right to request; variable work hours; labor flexbility

34.

Over-Supply of Labor: Behavioral Economic Roots of Labor Supply, Overwork and Overemployment

Global Business & Economics Review, 2002
Posted: 24 Jan 2010
Lonnie Golden and Morris Altman
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and University of Newcastle

Abstract:

Labour supply, Income, Time, Wage rates, Work hours, Market failure, Overemployment

35.

Is labour becoming more or less flexible? Changing dynamic behaviour and asymmetries of labour input in US manufacturing

Cambridge Journal of Economics, Vol. 29, Issue 4, pp. 535-557, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Lonnie Golden and Stuart Glosser
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and University of Wisconsin at Whitewater

Abstract:

Hours of work, Employment adjustment, Labour flexibility, Labour markets, VARs

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37.

Mandatory or Not Mandatory - Is that the Difference? The Nature of Overtime Work by Characteristics of Workers, Jobs and Employers

Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Lonnie Golden and Barbara Wiens-Tuers
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and Pennsylvania State University

Abstract:

Hours of Work, Overtime Work, Labor Relations, Labor Flexibility

38.

Average Work Hours as a Leading Economic Variable in U.S. Manufacturing

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF FORECASTING
Posted: 06 Dec 1996
Lonnie Golden and Stuart Glosser
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College and University of Wisconsin at Whitewater

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The Expansion of Temporary Help Employment in the U.S., 1982-1992: A Test of Alternative Economic Explanations

APPLIED ECONOMICS, Vol. 28, 1996
Posted: 31 Oct 1996
Lonnie Golden
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College

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