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Dr Karon Gush Senior Research Officer, University of Essex

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Email
kegush@essex.ac.uk
Telephone
01206 873789
Office
2N2.4.23

Research Interests

• Gendered inequalities
• Intergenerational support within families
• Women’s labour market participation
• The relationship between paid and unpaid labour
• Transformations of work, employment and training
 


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    Publications

    Displaying all 7 publications

    1. Spousal job loss

      Karon Gush, James Scott, and Heather Laurie

    2. Households’ responses to spousal job loss: ‘all change’ or ‘carry on as usual’?

      Karon Gush, James Scott, and Heather Laurie

      1. Unemployment
      2. Income Dynamics
      3. Household Economics
    3. Job loss and social capital: the role of family, friends and wider support networks

      Karon Gush, James Scott, and Heather Laurie

      1. Labour Market
      2. Unemployment
      3. Social Capital
    4. Households’ responses to spousal job loss: ‘all change’ or ‘carry on as usual’?

      Karon Gush, James Scott, and Heather Laurie

      1. Unemployment
      2. Income Dynamics
      3. Household Economics
    5. Households’ responses to spousal job loss: ‘all change’ or ‘carry on as usual’?

      Karon Gush, James Scott, and Heather Laurie

      1. Unemployment
      2. Income Dynamics
      3. Household Economics
    6. Households’ responses to spousal job loss: ‘all change’ or ‘carry on as usual’?

      Karon Gush, James Scott, and Heather Laurie

    7. Employment transitions and the recession

      Karon Gush and Mark P. Taylor


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    1. Is there anything which can make men do housework – even if they are out of work?

    2. Why we stick our heads in the sand about the risk of unemployment

    3. I juggled work and the kids...then I went to university

    4. Young people face double jobs penalty

    5. Young people face double penalty in a slow job market

    6. Young face greater struggle to find work than older job seekers


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