Advocacy Report Examines Declining Self-Employment Rates

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Advocacy Report Examines Declining Self-Employment Rates

Future predictions of baby

boomers transitioning to self-employment will be a key catalyst for small

business growth in the next decade. However, the rate of self-employment

among older workers has been declining according to a new study by the Office

of Advocacy. The study explores the various demographic, policy and

economic variables that might have influenced this trend.

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inquiries or to speak with Advocacy’s Chief Economist Janemarie Mulvey, Ph.D.,

contact Elle Patout, Public Affairs and Media Manager, at elle.patout.