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Casual Labor and Informal Economy

  • By: Franco Barchiesi
  • In: Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia
  • Edited by: Vicki Smith
  • Subject:Organizational Psychology, Sociology of Work (general), Organizational Theory

Although casual labor and informal economy are often used as similar concepts or in close connection with each other, their meanings are analytically distinct. The International Labour Organization (ILO) defines casual labor as work performed, on the basis of explicit ...

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