The Human Cost of the Ghost Economy

A reported personal essay in which Melissa Chadburn writes about her work, under cover, as a temp, and considers the effects of temporary employment on those who have limited power and little choice but to work for low wages with no job security. With support from the Economic Hardship Reporting Project.

Source: Longreads
Published: Dec 13, 2017
Length: 12 minutes (3,090 words)
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