Feb 5, 2013 ... How Shorter Work Hours and More Vacation Time Can Slow Global Warming. A
report published by a liberal think tank says that if people work ...
Feb 4, 2013 ... Working fewer hours might help slow global warming, according to a new ...
which includes working fewer hours and more vacation time, could ... used a
2012 study that found shorter work hours could be associated with ...
Feb 6, 2013 ... Are our work schedules driving global warming? An economist finds that
reducing work hours in the developing world could also lower ... Could we use
our ability to work ever more efficiently as a means of addressing climate change,
and ... productivity gains into shorter work weeks and longer vacations.
Working time reduction could therefore achieve a synergy between ... Historically,
policies to reduce working time have frequently linked reductions ... that shorter
working hours lead to more carbon intensive purchases and time uses ...
reduction targets and reducing the level of future climate change (Pullinger, 2011
Feb 6, 2013 ... How to prevent climate change: work 'European' hours ... DC, suggests a new
way for Americans to slow down global warming: work fewer hours. ... With
shorter work weeks and more vacation time, Western Europeans work ... The
study doesn't contemplate how more telecommuting could affect carbon ...
Jun 20, 2011 ... Cutting work hours can lead to more jobs. ... also do it while addressing the much
larger challenge we face: climate change and growing ecological devastation. ...
Without the advances of a shorter workweek, vacation time, earlier retirement ...
So that's the triple dividend: reduce unemployment, cut carbon ...
Feb 8, 2013 ... The group advocates a global move toward a European model of shorter work
weeks and more vacations. Europe had about the same hours ...
Many analysts see the shorter working hours as a cause of the transatlantic gap
in ... While the working week for men in full-time jobs in Europe is only marginally
... It can either increase the incentive to work more, to cover the loss of income, ...
because they marginally reduce the number of weekly hours worked by men in ...
Feb 13, 2010 ... Shorter working hours could help to adapt the economy to the ... climate change
pose grave threats to the future of human civilisation. ... growth, release time for
people to live more sustainably, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. .....
Healthcare, retirement and vacation policies are much too important to ...
There is a lot of information in the internet about whether global warming is real,
how it is caused, and how it ... Switch the airconditioner off if you leave for more
than an hour. Lower the thermostat of your heating system when you are on
vacation. ... if you can't take public transport to work, telecommute as often as you