Its More Than Poverty Retrieved from httppepsoca Defining the Issue Part 1LABR

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Defining the Issue (Part 1) LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 14 Don’t know work schedule in advance Paid in cash Temp employment No benefits Weak voice at work Poverty and Employment Precarity in Southern Ontario. (2013, February). It’s More Than Poverty . Retrieved from .
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Economic Causes of Precarity LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 15 Lots of potential reasons for precarious work to exist
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Economic Causes of Precarity LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 16 What is the economic context for precarious work in Canada?
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Defining the Issue (Part 1) LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 17
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Defining the Issue (Part 1) LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 18 Tal, B. (2016). On The Quality of Employment in Canada. CIBC Economics In Focus . Retrieved from . In 8 years since 2008 crisis: Most of increase in employment has been part-time
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ECONOMIC CAUSES OF PRECARITY 19What is the gig economy?
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Economic Causes of Precarity LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 20 Relatively ‘new’ term, although reflects some work dynamics that have always existed
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Economic Causes of Precarity LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 21 ‘Ride - sharing’ (e.g. Uber/Lyft) ‘Gigging’: (e.g. Taskrabbit / Mechanical Turk) ‘Freelancing’ ‘Temping’
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Economic Causes of Precarity LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 22 What is the role of technology in shaping work and work relations?
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Economic Causes of Precarity “Independent Contractors” Is IC unfairly applied? Will legislation ‘catch up’ to where big employers are headed? Do we need a ‘dependent contractor’ middle - ground? LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 23
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Economic Causes of Precarity Frequently litigated - court outcomes have been varied LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 24
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Economic Causes of Precarity LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 25 Class-action lawsuits on IC status Heller (Ontario) v Uber Uber driver agreement sets arbitration in Netherlands SCC to issue ruling very soon re: whether this is unconscionable under common law ruling done in Nov 2019, arranging for release soon merits of original case still to be heard Pokornik (Manitoba) v Skip the Dishes: on hold until Heller resolved (Skip changed driver agreement to bar drivers from taking them to court)
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Economic Causes of Precarity LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 26 Foodora OLRB Ruling CUPW filed for certification of Foodora couriers OLRB ruled this week they are ‘dependent contractors’ under Ontario law and eligible to be unionized Subsequent issues to be resolved but eventually ballots will be counted Would be first unionized app in Canada
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Precarious Worker Case Studies Academic Workers Sex Workers LABR 1260 - Precarious Work, Precarious Workers 27
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