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Workers At Risk: Increased Numbers in Contingent Employment Lack Insurance, Other Benefits

HRD-91-56 Published: Mar 08, 1991. Publicly Released: Mar 08, 1991.
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Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO analyzed Bureau of the Census, Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) data concerning the contingent or nontraditional work force, which includes self-employed, part-time, and leased employees.

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