Choices, choices… why do firms use agency workers?

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Document type
Report
Author(s)
Judge, Lindsay
Publisher
Resolution Foundation
Date of publication
10 February 2018
Subject(s)
People management: all aspects of managing people, Trends: economic, social and technology trends affecting business
Collection
Business and management
Material type
Reports

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In December 2017, The Resolution Foundation commissioned ComRes to survey 500 human resources decision makers in UK private sector firms that hire agency workers.

This report explores the results, and busts some myths about why firms choose to use agency workers.

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