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Precarious Positions: Policy Options to Mitigate Risks in Non-standard Employment

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December 2, 2016
Precarious Positions: Policy Options to Mitigate Risks in Non-standard Employment

Canada should strengthen the safety net under workers in precarious jobs, according to a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Precarious Positions: Policy Options to Mitigate Risks in Non-standard Employment,” authors Colin Busby and Ramya Muthukumaran investigate trends in jobs with heightened employment risks and offer policy solutions to support insecure workers. 

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Colin Busby, Associate Director, Research
Colin Busby
Ramya Muthukumaran, Researcher
Ramya Muthukumaran

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