The Issue Of Misclassification Was Highlighted In A New US Treasury Report

The US Treasury Department released a report on worker misclassification which suggests that the government will take more action to protect the rights of workers in the gig economy. According to the report, the percentage of employers that misclassify workers has tripled in the past decade, and the government plans to take action to ensure that workers are properly classified and protected. 

The publication of the report at this time could suggest that the government is getting ready to take more tangible action in this area. The report does not contain detailed rules or actions, but it does cover a number of broad policies.

Read more about the US Treasury’s Gig Worker Stance.

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Jason Posel

Jason Posel

Founder and CEO of, Jason Posel is a sought-after expert in issues related to technology innovation in contingent workforce management, the gig economy, and the Future of Work. London > Atlanta > Miami > Palo Alto > Miami

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