Conduct scholarly research to provide a detailed response to the question listed below. Response should be no fewer than 250 words and should be supported with scholarly research (referenced following APA formatting standards), All aspects of APA formatting followed with no spelling/grammar errors. Addresses specifics of question demonstrating critical thinking abilities by synthesizing research. Please do not plagiarized.
1. Romance Novels, Inc., located in Cheektowaga, NY, has gradually increased the number of contingent workers (full-time, temporary) from 10 percent of the workforce to about 28 percent today. Why might they do this? Also, what equity problems can arise from hiring contingent workers, especially when they work alongside regular employees?