The Increasing Role of the Part Timer
The numbers don’t lie – almost 20% of working Americans are employed part-time, a number that shot up in 2008 and hasn’t dropped since. Coming up we’ll look at the role of part-time employees in the workforce, what might be causing the trend, and whether part-timers are here to stay.
- Amy Hanauer, director of Policy Matters Ohio
- Heidi Schierholz, economist at the Economic Policy Institute
- Tom Buchmueller, economist at the University of Michigan
- Matt Williams, VP of New Faculty Majority