Temp replacing regular staffs [FTD]
"Leiharbeit 2004: Hohe Erwartungen, in der Praxis kaum realisiert", A study by IAB (Institute fuer Arbeitsmarkt und Berufsforschung) disclosed some facts about Zeitarbeit, where 15000 representative business organizations have been questioned and 80 case studies carried out. People's fear of Zeitarbeit replacing regular staff is not completely right. The number of Zeitarbeiter depends on business performance. The "Klebeeffekt" ist not at all strong, since only 12% Zeitarbeit are hired as regular staff in 2003. Zeitarbeit in Germany is not as widely popular as in many other countries, like the Niederlands. At 30. July 2004, there are 280.000 working als Zeitarbeit and they are usually found in automobile industry.