Contingent and alternative work arrangements, defined

Polivka, Anne E.
October 1996
Monthly Labor Review;Oct96, Vol. 119 Issue 10, p3
Academic Journal
Discusses the definitions of contingent workers and alternative work arrangements used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics to analyze data from a special supplement to the Current Population Survey (CPS). Estimates of the number of workers in each group; Brief information about contingent work and its definition; Measures of contingent workers in the United States work force; Description of native work arrangements.


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