Part-time Work

Part-time Work

Mar 4, 2021 | Fact Sheet | Adewale Maye

The Part-Time Workers Bill of Rights Act would address the three central hardships facing part-time workers: underemployment for those who are work part time but would like more hours; unpredictable and unstable work schedules; and ineligibility for Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) leave.

Aug 6, 2020 | Report/Brief | CLASP

Report uses new measure of underemployment to determine many more workers are working part-time hours but would prefer to work full time.

May 20, 2020 | Report/Brief

Underemployment disproportionately afflicts people who have been historically marginalized and anybody facing barriers to economic security. Using these broader measures, our study finds that 4 in 10 part-time workers prefer more hours of work, compared to wanting the same or fewer hours.

    Dec 13, 2016 | Report/Brief | CLASP

    This audio conference concerning poverty and involuntary part-time work was sponsored by Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity and CLASP.

    This presentation is on the nature of part-time work, and the needs of part-time workers.