Akademikerne in English

The political role of Akademikerne

The Danish Confederation of Professional Associations (Akademikerne) is an umbrella organisation for its member organisations. These organisations offer services to professional and managerial staff graduated from universities and other higher educational institutions. Akademikerne was founded in 1972 and has its head office in Copenhagen.

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Platform Economy

A panel of experts on the platform economy was set out to meet and discuss opportunities for the future labour market. In 2017 4 meetings where held, focusing on specific problem areas and themes. Summeries of the meetings can be read here:

First meeting - 18 January 2017. Theme: Platform cooperatism

Second meeting - 19 May 2017. Summary: Competition and tax

Third meeting - 22 August 2017. Summary: Consumer protection

Fourth meeting - 22 November 2017. Summary: Organisation and insurance in the labour market of tomorrow

The results of the work in the panel - political suggestions


The foundation and dynamics of the Danish labour market (2018)

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Declaration on common goals for EU's labour market to the government, the Danish Parliament, political parties and the new members of the European Parliament (2014)

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