Gig economy report: Employment status

This report gives an overview of the employment status of platform workers in different EU countries. It looks into different legal schemes, helps to distinguish an employee from a self-employed worker and raises the point of correct classification. It also shows which of the discussed countries have specific legislative initiatives for the platform economy. 

PwC Legal (2019), Gig economy report: Employment status, May 2019.


  • Other
  • Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
  • Yes
  • employment status
  • English
  • PWC (Research institute)
  • Qualitative research
  • 2019
  • Open access
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