Agnieszka Piasna is senior researcher in Economic, Employment and Social policies research unit at the European Trade Union Institute in Brussels, Belgium. She has a PhD in Sociology from the University of Cambridge. Her research interests lie in the areas of job quality, labour market policies and regulation, working time, and gender issues. She coordinates research in the framework of the ETUI project on contingent and platform work. She also served on the European Statistical Advisory Committee. Her work has been published, among others, in Human Resource Management Journal, Social Indicators Research, Development and Change, Cambridge Journal of Economics, Post-Communist Economies. Recent books include Myths of employment deregulation (ETUI, 2017), with M. Myant, and Unemployment, internal devaluation and labour market deregulation in Europe (ETUI, 2016), with M. Myant and S. Theodoropoulou.