Registration deadline : 9 April 2019
Speakers: Sally Anne Gross and Dr George Musgrave, University of Westminster
Sally Anne and George are co-authors of the book : Well- Being and Mental Health in the Gig Economy. They will discuss the issues raised in their research.
This research suggests the need to consider the future of work not only from an economic or employment law perspective but from a mental health one too. What are the psychological implications of precarious work and how are factors such as financial instability, the feedback economy and personal relationships reflected in mental health outcomes or connected to the business relationships most musicians and other gig economy participants work under?
The research consider which policy measures may help or harm gig economy workers including the taxation of self-employed workers, a universal basic income, education around mental health issues and access to mental health support.
This is a co-event with the Open University Psychological Society: https://www.oups.org.uk
The British Psychological Society
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