Anna Ilsøe

Anna Ilsøe

Associate Professor

  • Associate Professor at the Employment Relations Research Centre (FAOS)
  • President of the Danish Sociological Association
  • Editor on Nordic Journal of Working Life Studies
  • Member of The Council for Sharing Economy

Primary fields of research

Digital labour markets; company-level bargaining; labour market segmentation.

Current research

Anna Ilsøe is head of a number of research projects on digital labour markets including The Digital Economy at Work funded by the Velux Foundations core-group programme.

Previous studies have focused on company-level bargaining in Danish manufacturing - including surveys and case studies of negotiations on pay and working time. Another focus has been international comparative studies, where she has compared The Danish Model and German, American and Australian labour market regulations, respectively. 

Selected publications

  1. Published

    Non-standard work in the Nordics: Troubled waters under the still surface

    Ilsøe, Anna (ed.) & Larsen, Trine Pernille (ed.), 5 Feb 2021, Copenhagen: Nordic Council of Ministers. 251 p. (TemaNord; No. 503).

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    The coronavirus crisis reveals blind spots in Nordic labour market data: A sociological perspective

    Ilsøe, Anna & Larsen, Trine Pernille, 6 Oct 2020, In: Acta Sociologica. 63, 4, p. 447 449 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Multiple jobholding in the digital platform economy: signs of segmentation

    Ilsøe, Anna, Larsen, Trine Pernille & Bach, E. S., 12 Feb 2021, In: Transfer: European review of Labour and Research.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Digital platforms at work. Champagne or cocktail of risks?

    Ilsøe, Anna & Larsen, Trine Pernille, 30 Jan 2020, The Impact of the Sharing Economy on Business and Society: Digital Transformation and the Rise of Platform Businesses. Strømmen-Bakhtiar, A. & Vinogradov, E. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 1-20 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Understanding the dynamics of inequity in collective bargaining: evidence from Australia, Canada, Denmark and France

    Barton, R., Béthoux, É., Dupuy, C., Ilsøe, Anna, Jalette, P., Laroche, M., Navrbjerg, Steen Erik & Larsen, Trine Pernille, 8 Jan 2021, In: Transfer: European review of Labour and Research.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Living hours under pressure: flexibility loopholes in the Danish IR-model

    Ilsøe, Anna, Larsen, Trine Pernille & Felbo-Kolding, J., 8 Sep 2017, In: Employee Relations. 39, 6, p. 888-902 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    DENMARK: Progressing the voluntarist approach

    Ilsøe, Anna, Jun 2018, Work in the Digital Age. Neufeind, M., O’Reilly, J. & Ranft, F. (eds.). London: Rowman & Littlefield International, p. 275-284

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

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