The impact of COVID-19 on the gig economy: Short- and long-term concerns - ARCHIVED

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A new study looks at the some of the challenges in tracking the gig economy in real time and profiles the approximately 1.7 million Canadians who worked in the gig economy prior to the pandemic. In addition to the short-term concerns, the study looks at how the gig economy may evolve in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic based on earlier data trends.

Issue Number: 2020001
Author(s): Ostrovsky, Yuri; Jeon, Sung-Hee
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