Individual wage setting, from policy to practice – a comparative study of the meaning and application of wage criteria in different sectors

Research project
Active research
Project size
2 505 000
Project period
2016 - 2019
Project owner
Institutionen för sociologi och arbetsvetenskap

The Swedish Reseach Council (Vetenskapsrådet)

Short description

Bengt Larsson is the Principal investigator for this project in which also Ylva Ulfsdotter Eriksson and Petra Adolfsson partakes. It is funded by the Swedish Research Council (VR). The project aims to describe the valuation and translation processes that occur in local wage setting, to identify and understand the actors' various arguments and valuations in these processes, and to explain what variations that affect the design and implementation in five different sectors.