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Table 1 Operationalisation of labour commodification

From: The commodification of mobile workers in Europe - a comparative perspective on capital and labour in Austria, the Netherlands and Sweden

Degree of power
 Elements Defined as Indicators
  Individual strategies Investment or compliance strategies for labour agency Valuation of labour agency (Independency and autonomy in work decisions, information, trade union membership, voice)
  Corporate strategies The use of resources to invest in labour agency Fulfilment and valuation of agency conditions (Autonomy in work floor decisions, accessibility of information, trade union membership)
Value of work
 Elements Defined as Indicators
  Individual strategies Investment or compliance strategies for labour activity Valuation of primary and secondary labour conditions (wages, information, contractual and collective agreements)
  Corporate strategies The usage of resources for development or investment in labour Fulfilment and valuation of primary and secondary labour conditions (wages, information, contractual and collective agreements)