Pension (In)Securities: Unpaid Work, Precarious Employment and the Canadian Pension System
Atlantis, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 93-102, 2004
10 Pages Posted: 6 Oct 2011 Last revised: 18 Feb 2012
Date Written: 2004
The growth in precarious employment and an escalating crisis in social reproduction suggest increasing retirement insecurity for Canadians, particularly for those (mainly women) doing unpaid care work over their life cycle. Reforms aimed at redistributing paid work time and the sex/gender division of labour have the most transformative potential.
Keywords: pensions, women, unpaid work, social reproduction
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Kodar, Freya, Pension (In)Securities: Unpaid Work, Precarious Employment and the Canadian Pension System (2004). Atlantis, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 93-102, 2004, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1937472
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