MDB Insight – The Gig Economy and its Effects on Racialized and Immigrant Populations in Toronto
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MDB Insight – The Gig Economy and its Effects on Racialized and Immigrant Populations in Toronto

27 May 2022

Summary

50 MDB Insight – The Gig Economy and its Effects on Racialized and Immigrant Populations in Toronto Page i (Page intentionally left blank) MDB Insight – The Gig Economy and its Effects on Racialized and Immigrant Populations in Toronto Page 1 Executive Summary MDB Insight – The Gig Economy and its Effects on Racialized and Immigrant Populations in Toronto Page 2 MDB Insight – The Gig Economy and i. [...] Context: The Role and Impact of the Gig Economy MDB Insight – The Gig Economy and its Effects on Racialized and Immigrant Populations in Toronto Page 8 The gig economy is not just a buzzword anymore; it is a growing part of the modern labour market. [...] This section highlights the largest components of the gig economy, the impact of the economy on racialized and immigrant populations, the effects of working in an unregulated environment, and the role COVID-19 played. [...] MDB Insight – The Gig Economy and its Effects on Racialized and Immigrant Populations in Toronto Page 21 Current State of Toronto’s Gig Economy The survey described in the previous section focused on understanding satisfaction rates, challenges and opportunities in the gig economy and decisions which influenced their participation in the economy. [...] Strategic Directions and Recommendations MDB Insight – The Gig Economy and its Effects on Racialized and Immigrant Populations in Toronto Page 23 The findings of this research project support the premise that the gig economy is and will continue to be a key economic driver for the city of Toronto.

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57
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Canada

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