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Ihsaan Bassier, Joshua Budlender and Andrew Kerr

Ihsaan Bassier and Joshua Budlender are Economics PhD candidates at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Andrew Kerr is an Associate Professor in the School of Economics at the University of Cape Town. All authors were involved with the NIDS-CRAM survey: Ihsaan Bassier and Joshua Budlender published employment analysis, and Andrew Kerr is part of the sampling team. We write in our personal capacities. We thank the NIDS-CRAM labour and data production researchers for several insights discussed in this article, without implicating them in our conclusions.