Uber business model does not justify a new ‘independent worker’” category

D&S researcher Alex Rosenblat’s work on researching the sharing economy, and particularly Uber, was quoted in this piece by the Economic Policy Institute.

“According to Rosenblat and Stark (2015), drivers are given their acceptance rate weekly, along with a report of their hours online, passengers’ ratings, number of trips, and other information.”

Alex Rosenblat, Luke Stark

Mar 17, 2016

Read at Economic Policy Institute