The ‘gig’ economy

The Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) has called on government to close legislation loopholes, which it claims enable “bogus” self-employment practices. The gig economy is characterised by the prevalence of short-term contracts or freelance work as opposed to permanent jobs

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