Brief Low-Skill Jobs, Work Hours, and Paid Time Off
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Brief No. 2
Gregory Acs, Pamela J. Loprest
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This brief uses data from the 2007 Survey of Employers in the Low-Skill Labor Market to examine the scheduling demands employers place on workers recently hired to fill noncollege jobs and to assess the availability of paid time off, sick leave and other benefits that help workers balance their work and family lives.

Research Areas Education Social safety net
Tags Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Paid leave
Policy Centers Income and Benefits Policy Center