How Does the Gig Economy Support Entrepreneurship?


Entrepreneurs take risks to develop new products and start new businesses. In the early phases of starting a business, when an entrepreneur’s income is sometimes lacking or unstable, the gig economy offers opportunities to supplement and smooth income. This Page One Economics® essay discusses this relationship, including some interesting research on the topic.

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Education Level: 9-12 College Non-educators
Subjects: Economics Personal Finance
Concepts: Employment Entrepreneurship
Resource Types: Publication Lesson
Languages: English
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