Reviews and reflections on the issues of importance to the ESPC.

Blog: Gig economy and the impact of COVID-19

What is it? According to Statistics Canada (2019), gig economy is defined as “unincorporated self-employed workers who enter into various contracts with firms or individuals to complete a specific task or to work for a specific period of time for which they are paid a...

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Blog: Who Benefits?

Note: This post has been updated to reflect the new announcement (as of April 15, 2020) from the federal government that they are increasing eligibility for who qualifies to receive the new Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB). A recent post by the Canadian Centre...

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