News from the net: Gig economy

Businesses on the internet accessible through smartphone apps are driving the evolution of the economy - with profound influences on employment. Uber, AirBnB, Deliveroo, Foodora and Uber Eats have revolutionised the way we buy services, and the worklife of those people who provide those services.


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News from the net: Gig economy
Wright, P. (2018), 'News from the net: Gig economy,' Journal of the National Tertiary Education Union, 25(1), pp. 44-49).


  • Research publication
  • Other
  • Yes
  • transport, accommodation
  • On-location client-determined routine work, On-location platform-determined routine work
  • Uber, Airbnb, Deliveroo, Foodora, UberEats
  • work organisation
  • English
  • Journal of the National Tertiary Education Union (Publisher)
  • Qualitative research
  • 2018
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