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.

July 18, 2017

In This Report, You’ll Learn

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    Three types of irregular employees.

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    Three avenues that employees use to engage in gig work.

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    The role that public job markets can play in a gig economy.

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    Where to find the full 63-page report.

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.

Findings & Stats

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