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Two Views of Independent Work in the Sharing Economy

Two articles with very different points of view on work in the sharing economy were published this weekend. The New York Times article In the Sharing Economy, Workers Find Both Freedom and Uncertainty presents an unflattering view. Key quote: ... peer marketplaces as part of a larger global phenomenon, in which labor brokers encourage people to work on contingency without basic employment benefits or protection ...
Full article at: Small Business Labs Aug 18 2014, 3:00am CDT
 



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