Dispute Over Part Time Work

Politics ♦ Published: January 3, 2012; 19:49 ♦ (Vindobona)

The Austrian Chamber of Commerce and the trade union disagree over the advantages and disadvantages of part-time work for employees.

Dispute Over Part Time Work / Picture: © Vindobona.org

Martin Gleitsmann from the Chamber of Commerce criticized campaigns of the trade union, which would provide wrong information on part time work. What would also be wrong is the statement that female workers, who tend to have part time work much more than male workers, are generally dissatisfied with part time work. “The opposite is true. Women want more and not fewer part time…