Philipp Frey

Philipp Frey

Philipp Frey is research affiliate of Autonomy, a think tank focusing on the future of work, and co-founder of the German Zentrum für Emanzipatorische Technikforschung (Center for Emancipatory Technology Studies)

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 I estimate that staying within a sustainable carbon budget would require us to cut working times by almost 80 percent, making the new full-time working week a mere nine hours long. (Photo: Socrates Baltagiannis/DPA/PA Images) Views
Wednesday, June 05, 2019
A Shorter Working Week Isn't a Luxury—It's An Ecological Necessity
A shorter working week has re-emerged as a prominent subject of political and economic discussion in the U.K. in recent years, with the TUC, the Green Party and Labour taking a reduction of working hours seriously as a policy that could increase workers' well-being, boost productivity and face the...
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