Beyond Gig Work Executive Summary

Public Markets for Irregular Employment

Posted July 18, 2017
By the Annie E. Casey Foundation, Living Cities, Beyond Jobs
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This executive summary outlines recommendations aimed at strengthening opportunities for gig workers — and America’s rising gig economy. It supplements a full report, which shares feedback and findings gathered from 25 workforce bodies across the country.

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Key Takeaway

One promising option for building a better gig economy? Public job markets

Supporting public markets for America’s irregular workers would give public workforce entities an opportunity to improve conditions, pay and benefits. In turn, these workers will be better positioned to provide for their children and families.